This recent commission was a gift from a patron to her husband of 25 years. The commission letter reads:
Debby commissioned me to create this blown glass sculpture for you in honor of your 25th wedding anniversary.
I enjoy carving birds on many of my pieces because of their graceful appearance and symbolic meaning. Cranes symbolize long life, good fortune, and fidelity. You and Debby are the two cranes standing in the middle. On either side are sego lilies (the state flower of
I designed and created this freeblown glass sculpture with the hope that it will capture the story of your marriage and remind you of the love you have shared, the family you have created together and highlight your constant and enduring love.