Liberated Creatures

This series is dedicated to all creatures chained, in kennels and in cages.

Each portrait is framed in an antique bird perch

Where once a bird was chained

A happier creature is now framed.

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Turning a bird perch into a frame

To make a double sided painting, I cut the negative shape of the inner bird perch out of wood. It is inserted into the perch giving me use of both sides of the frame and panel.