Appreciated in some way: the smell, the touch, the sound of wood can trigger good memories within the viewer. Trees are the source of our original shelter. By using pine, I wanted people to reconnect with this notion and their relationship with trees and nature , primarily how we exist as a part within this earth.
When pine is cut into thin strips, it becomes translucent. The light and the colors from the setting sun, afternoon sun, or even that of a snow day shined through the glass and projected onto the wood strips, which filtered the light and heightened the viewer’s awareness of the