This bud vase sits in a quiet coffee shop that encourages the slow, contemplated life. The simplistic arrangement had multiple sources of light from large glass windows and overhead lamps, producing subtle temperature variations. While the craspedia buds and glass vase are motionless, the shadows are alive.
|Oil on Panel
|Fine Art, Realism
|Glass, Ikebana, Vase, Flower, Still Life
|Original, one of a kind artwork
|11in x 9in
|10in x 8in
Vancouver, British Columbia
Carol Kong is a part-time painter and ceramicist based in Vancouver, British Columbia. She finds poetic beauty in unnoticed objects and the forgettable moments that pass quickly. As a Chinese-Canadian, Carol seeks to understand the identity of belonging in between both cultures.
"I paint mundane things just as they are: extra-ordinary."