Bronze, charcoal, granite sculpture referencing California fires
After the Inferno: Sequoia I
Bronze, charcoal, granite
10" x 4 1/4" x 1 1/4"

The beauty of an ancient sequoia is undeniable and the bark is fire resistant; yet, even these venerable giants are not immune to effects of a lengthy drought and the resultant catastrophic fires in California. The relatively durable materials of granite and bronze were chosen to contrast with the ephemeral qualities of charcoal.