Artist: Danielle Rickaby
Blades of grass, an orb of glass. Turf… a precious plot of earth. Well-manicured, groomed to perfection or, wild, windy, growing in every direction. Pesticide free since 1983. NO sprinkler required . Its ALL made of Glass- dirt, grass blades and all.
Usage Ideas: Great gifts for office space, or coffee table conversation starter.Very popular with anyone with a ‘green thumb’.
Dimensions: H: 8cm W: 9cm
Materials: Hand blown and cold worked glass
The ‘New Dark Turf’released June 2012 -featured in ‘The Australian’ Style File 16/06/2012
“Lawn and the effects of drought inspired glass artist Danielle Rickaby to create her work Fescue, which won the new youth category at the 2009 Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize. Danielle received the $4000 Youth Art Prize for artists aged 18-25.”
– Adelaide Advertiser 18/07/2009