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Reading’s Gift

Posted by on Jan 4, 2012 in Scott Streadbeck Gallery, small/medium Bronze | Comments Off on Reading’s Gift

Reading’s Gift

Edition of 49 H 9 “, W 7 “, D 7 ” Price: $2,250 This was the first edition piece that I sculpted, inspired while I was still a student at BYU.  The idea came as I walked from one class to another through a grass courtyard.  The courtyard features a large carved stone ball, and on this day a student was seated atop the ball, reading.  It had instant visual appeal.  As I imagined it in my mind’s eye, the stone ball became the earth with four corners of books as the foundation.  Learning opens much of what the world has to offer.

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