Artwork > PLASTIC ALBATROSS

Albatross 1
Pencil, colored pencil, pen and found plastic on paper
9 x12 inches
2017
Albatross 2
Pencil, colored pencil, pen and found plastic on paper
9 x12 inches
2017
Albatross Cup 1
Found and saved plastic, resin, polymer clay, moss
10 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
2017
Albatross Cup 1 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, resin, polymer clay, moss
10 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
2017
Albatross Cup 2
Found and saved plastic, resin, polymer clay
8 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
2017
Albatross Cup 2 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, resin, polymer clay
8 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
2017
Terraplastarium
Found and saved plastic, rocks, resin, polymer clay, moss, glass
10 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Terraplastarium (detail)
Found and saved plastic, rocks, resin, polymer clay, moss, glass
10 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 1
Saved plastic, plastic bags, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 1 (detail)
Saved plastic, plastic bags, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 2
Found and saved plastic, rocks, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
6 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 2 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, rocks, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
6 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 2 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, rocks, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
6 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 3
Found and saved plastic, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
5 x 10 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 3 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
5 x 10 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 3 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
5 x 10 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 4
Found and saved plastic, rocks, seashells, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
10 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 4 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, rocks, seashells, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
10 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 4 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, rocks, seashells, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
10 x 5 x 5 inches
2017
Albatross Terraplastarium 5
Found and saved plastic, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
11 1/4 x 6 x 6 inches
2018
Albatross Terraplastarium 5 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
11 1/4 x 6 x 6 inches
2018
Albatross Terraplastarium 5 (detail)
Found and saved plastic, polymer clay, moss, dirt, glass
11 1/4 x 6 x 6 inches
2018

In this series, Plastic Albatross, I am haunted by the fate of this magnificent bird and the destruction that human behavior has caused to its existence.
Disposable plastics are rampant in our society; we throw these items out just as quickly as we purchase them. This act has immense consequences on wildlife, our planet, and ultimately ourselves.