Emmet Kane

Cone of Colour, 2008

Emmet Kane

DF: 2009.5

Cone of colour, was exhibited at SOFA, Chicago in November 2008. It is made from burr elm decorated with blue pearl ink and dyed peaks. The piece is turned on a lathe into a cone shape and a small bowl is turned in the top of the piece which is then textured using a knife cutting burr on a power carver. It is then oiled, polished and painted with galactic blue pearlescent ink, the peeks are then placed. The artist’s insignia is marked in silver EK.

Materials: Irish burr elm, pearl inks

Year purchased: 2009

Location: “Twenty Seven Years of the work of Irish Woodturner Emmet Kane” exhibition

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