Kissing Fish Triangle Vase. Finial, Hidden Captured Marble, Orbiting Marble.
Three sculpted maple forms fitted and stacked upon each other. Designed and sculpted by Mike with texturing and coloring added by George Jones III.
Tail-fins of the Kissing Fish meet at the corners forming a Turtle-head or singing Bird-head.
Hidden captured Philip Nolley marble under Kissing Fish. Orbiting earth marble on top.
Finial lid covers a small box and Kissing Fish form covers the bottom vase box.
Detailed wood carving by George provides visual texture and depth w/ directional focus.
George applied Chestnut Black base coloring, then gold highligting and lacquer seal.
Original, technical and beautifully engaging form with harmonic flow, an enjoyable collaboration. "Curiosity, imagination, exploration."