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"Embracing the Fractal Dimension" by Elizabeth Lundburg

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 Embracing the Fractal Dimension  by Elizabeth Lundburg
SOLD
500.00USDto floor+ applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 Jun 14 @ 15:36UTC-7 : PDT/MST
All items in this auction were created, at least in part, on the wood lathe, with wood as the primary material. All are one-of-a-kind signed originals, guaranteed to be individually created by the woodturning artist listed.
Elizabeth Lundburg, California, United States
Embracing the Fractal Dimension
Camphor wood
4.5" x 4.5" 11.5cm x 11.5cm

Artist’s note:
Embracing the Fractal Dimension
light giving birth to the shadows
distinctness found in the obscure
synchronicity created by the chaos
the recursive eclipses the uniquely nonlinear.

ABOUT THE ARTIST
Elizabeth (e) has been working with wood since childhood. Having a Swedish cabinetmaker-grandfather and an architect & furniture-designer father, she was surrounded by the love and respect for nature, trees and the beauty of wood.
Since the mid-1990's she has concentrated on creating artistic and architectural wood turnings. Lundburg works out of the studio in Benicia, California and has participated in many juried and group shows at San Francisco galleries, San Francisco Street Artist program.

Says Lundburg: “With each of my pieces, there is a story about the tree that the wood comes from. Most of the wood I use is rescued from large, local trees purposely removed or fallen from storms. Often it is a tree that someone knew and loved. Therefore, the tree is not just a source of wood; it is also a part of history. My intent is to integrate that history into a form that speaks through the wood's unique properties, as well as to expand this statement through enhancements of texture, color, carving, and pyrography. “