Vaishali Prazmari
Vaishali Prazmari
Canopy of Stars - Handmade pigments and paints, raised gold gilding, 24ct gold flecks, abalone shell on lacquer japanning - 28.3x35.3cm 2015.jpg

CANOPY OF STARS

Handmade paints, natural pigments, raised 24ct gold gilding, 24ct gold flecks, abalone shell on lacquer japanning
28.3 x 35.3 cm
2015

I once had a strange and beautiful dream that my husband and I were sleeping in a four-poster bed and its canopy – whoosh! – suddenly zoomed off by itself, leaving us exposed to the elements – and then I realised that we were slowly floating in space, the universe all around us, and our bed – now a kind of floating island-  was being held gently among the stars ~