Birds of a Feather

June 16, 2017By Elizabeth AustinWood Work No Comments

Okay not entirely woodwork!!  The little bird is made from hand painted light weight unbleached cotton, a wire frame that holds the shape of the body and makes the legs and feet.  The feet are then screwed onto an appropriate piece of drift wood.  

Molly

April 20, 2017By Elizabeth AustinWood Work No Comments

Molly is a cruiser beach boat and also a member of the Drifters and is on display at the North Vancouver Municipal Hall Gallery – April and May 2017.

Pirate

April 20, 2017By Elizabeth AustinWood Work No Comments

A member of a series of beach boats called the “Drifters”.  Pirate is a party boat sporting its party flags.  The cabin is pegged and glued to the hull.  Wooden pegs painted black hold the boat to its base.