Working in collaboration with photographer and film maker Patrick Shanahan to produce a documentary on the build of a beautiful bespoke boat. The build is commissioned by an artist and built by skilled craftsman.
The Fibonacci series appears in the foundation of aspects of art, beauty and life. It is all around us everyday in nature, music, architecture and design. From the sizes of our arms relative to our torso, to the construction of Hurricanes, to Rams horns and even in our DNA. Using paint, to embellish the seed spirals in a sunflower head which shows, whatever their size, the number of spirals always equates to a number in the Fibonacci sequence.
As an endangered species, the beauty and fragile qualities of this delicate flower are captured and preserved in Cornish tin. Chosen because of its locality and as a soft metal it replicates the bluebells fragility. Cornish tin is no longer mined and therefore also becoming difficult to obtain.