Marjin Wall | Indivisible

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Marjin Wall | Indivisible
500.00USD+ applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2020 Jul 11 @ 20:27UTC-4 : AST/EDT
Marjin Wall, Portland Oregon

Indivisible, 2020
Walnut, milk paint
6 x 6 x 5" | 15.24 x 15.24 x 12.7 cm

The nature/nurture theme suggests to me the effort to ponder two competing/complimentary parts of a whole. So my 'whole' is two parts, ultimately indivisible, with tangles that can't be unraveled- reflecting the difficulty of knowing what is nature and what is nurture.

About Marjin
I am a turner/maker based in Portland, Oregon. Although I ran a business in a completely unrelated field, I always had a drive to make things..... And in my spare time I attended workshops, made furniture and learned to turn. After selling my business, in 2015 I attended the six month turning course at the Escoulen School in Aiguines, France, with Jean Francois Escoulen and Yann Marot, to broaden and deepen my turning skills. I now have a workshop in Portland and teach woodturning to women and kids in the Columbia Gorge. My own work frequently touches on the theme of balance - maybe trying to find some in an increasingly chaotic world. And I often cut up and reassemble turned pieces, focussing on the interactions of simple volumes, and adorn them with color and texture.