Sprouting Ginkgo Sculpture

Bring a graceful and calming presence to your home with Jay Jones' copper sculpture.
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Jay Jones

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Jay Jones created by

Jay Jones

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Still Life

A symbol of love, longevity, and hope, the ginkgo tree serves as muse in Jay Jones's stunning sculpture, which features fan-like leaves cast from hand-hammered sheets of copper and a hardy sapele wood base that brings a graceful and calming presence to your home or office. Hand-signed by the artist on the back. Handmade in North Carolina.

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Calmness moves Jay Jones. “I find that I’m most inspired when I’m in a museum,” he says. “Most of the time, I’m bombarded by noise and distractions. Museums are usually cool and quiet places.” That sense of stillness—and gentle movement—is reflected in his delicate copper mobiles. Jay’s pieces have been known to have a nearly hypnotic effect. “I was participating in a gift show when a girl of 5 or 6 came into my booth and just stood there looking at my work,” says the Greensboro-based artist. When her mother said she liked the mobiles too but didn’t know where they would put one in their home, Jay recalls, “The young girl said without hesitation, ‘Don’t worry Mom, the house will tell you where it needs to go.’”

Handmade Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
Copper, Sapele wood, copper coated steel rods
Measurements
14" H x 6.5" W x 3.25" D
Ingredients
Care
Wipe clean with a damp cloth.
Item ID
43023

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