introducing......"TOM" #1...my very first wild turkey
gobble gobble gobble!
****update****Tom ran off with Priscilla (a lovely wall-hen)
to a commune in Chapel Hill, NC....one of the coolest roosts around.Thanks to the Uyesato acquisition committee for
adding even more love to their eclectic brood.
Before he flew the coop, he posed with the
QUEEN OF THE UNIVERSE. They have had a special bond.
Check out these very special and new "rooster mommas"
The "children" come and go..so email if interested.
Look for us in OUR STATE MAGAZINE.. MARCH 2014
If you are in GAMECOCK TERRITORY,
some of my "fowl" sculptures are available at
Southern Pottery Workcenter and Gallery
3105 Devine Street, Columbia, South Carolina
803.251.3001 Tues - Fri 11am - 6pm Sat 10am - 6pm
Huge thanks to Ms. Donna for believing in me and
giving me support over many years.
Back by popular demand , new botanical turtles
and gorgeous platters. $125- $325
email me if interested in any sculptures on this page.
"Anderson" and his mother "Gloria"..
"Anderson Cooper" found a fabulous roost.
He is pictured in the new book release
"When the Spirit Speaks, Self-taught Art of the South"
by Margaret Allen 2015
"Gloria" is still quite independent and
looking for a stylish coop of her own..
"Chicken love IS a powerful thang"
New article in The poultry magazine nov/dec 2012
Guinea, guinea some lovin',... everyday!
Introducing "Daniel", "Genene" and their good friend
and super hero ..."Spiderman"
Daniel and Genene went to live with their new
mom and dad in Chapel Hill ,NC .
Huge thanks to the "real" Daniel and Genene for
commissioning these birds AND giving
CeeLo and Blake a wonderful, loving home.
I am fortunate to have the support of these art patrons.
REO Speedwagon, Mother's Finest
& "Wild Child" all have great homes.
ACTUALLY, "REO & Mother's Finest" ,along with new babe
"Little Richard" are on display at the MINT RANDOLPH in Charlotte, NC ..Their roost is in the lobby for all to enjoy!
"Spiderman" has been adopted by
Kitty Taylor of Lexington, Ky. Huge thanks to Kitty, and to Nancy Shuford for letting Spiderman hitch a ride on a horse trailor from Hickory NC to Lexington KY.
Reports are he loves his new roost...
.Check out WGHP FOX 8 NEWS TV'S latest
SPECIAL thanks to David Weatherly..it was a fun shoot.
I HAVE BEEN MAKING SINCE 1998.
for giving my
a happy home
on top of her
great music so
his new roost is
in the world
Edwin now has
a mate for life...
a lovely peahen
for making it happen.
NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK / June 2014
"TULL...JETRHO TULL", the fabulous and colorful polish roo, lives on lake norman..in the denver area..
with the incomparable Leslie and Joe Chandler.
They have hung in there with me thru life's trials and tribulations, waiting patiently for their boy..
A FINE roost , indeed!...I am most grateful!
and ..introducing... "THE POLE SITTER"..my new guinea,
part of the "COMIC RELIEF" exhibition
in Concord, NC thru the Cabarrus Arts Council.
plus a great article (page 22)
and pic of my brood (page 46)
Thanks to all who have supported us.
***UPDATE*** "The POLE SITTER" has been purchased
by the Hickory Museum of Art Guild and now on display.
i just came across this 2010 pic of "GORD",
a special commission from Darrell Scott
to one of his best buds...
I think I need to try another wood duck very soon.
i just love all of those colors!
Always great to see my cosmic brother, Darrell Scott!
"It's a great day to be alive, I know the sun's still shining
when i close my eyes."
Susan travelled from Alabama to pick up her boy. "THE JUDGE".
Now that is one happy chick..and so is Claudia from NC,(below)
She is beaming with joy as we prepare "MR. DOODLE-DO"
for his roadtrip home to his new roost.
In the next pic , Ms. Sarah drove up from Atlanta to pick up her "Sweet Peeps",They fell in love immediately..it's obvious.
Thanks to all for giving my "children" a great home
and allowing me to pay the bills..Lots of love going on!
*** Glo has found a marvelous roost in SC! Thanks so much, Anne!
New polish brood just fired..They are a commission for
a new client in the DC area..Thank you!
We have the roo, "Fairfield", the hen "Mimi", and chick "Minnie".
Happy Spring 2015!
HOT out of the kiln...August 2015..
Botanical platters..the complete design is
created from various plant material..
THE BEAR platter is for Darrell Scott,
in celebration of his new album "10".
Songs by Ben Bullington
Darrell be eating off this platter right now!
Check out these wonderful platters..email if interested
Both platters are SOLD..
Thanks to Bobbi and Ken Klein for grabbing some great pieces to add to their eclectic collection of NC pottery.
"KING OF THE WORLD"
He is high and mighty, with split "devil" comb to boot!
"Natural Beauty" and "Humble Soul" joined the eclectic collection of Ken and Bobbi Klein.
Thanks for giving several of my "children" a great home.
New commission from Kimberly George. Thanks for adding him to your fabulous brood!
HOT out of the kiln for 2016..
"New Year's Baby 2016" (a baby red-tailed hawk)
"TRUMP & MELANIA"
"Pageant Material" (inspired by the video and book by Ernest Goh). The chicken beauty pageants in Malaysia are pure inspiration!
Introducing my first "sitting" rooster.
"The Family Patriarch" 2015
The Hickory Museum of Art Guild just voted "YES" to acquire "Pageant Material" for their permanent collection. I am most grateful.
April 2016...IN the works..."MR. UNIVERSE 2016"..He is a Malaysian Chicken "Beauty Pageant" WINNER!
"Mr. Universe" is the 2nd sculpture inspired by the photography and videography by Singaporean Artist Ernest Goh.
Ernest commissioned a beautiful polish hen bust I just fired.
We decided that "JOY" is the perfect name for a lovely hen who will bring great joy to the world..
As an added bonus, I also engraved one of Trump's uplifting quotes!