Pelagic Girleen by Mary-Ellen Belleville
Medium: Silk, seashells, dragonfly skeleton, paper images, glue shards.
Dimensions: 26 x 15 x 14cm
A goddess of sorts, emerging from the ocean – she is ‘of, living in, occurs in the vast open sea’. She is therefore ‘pelagic’. And being of the ocean, embodies therefore the wonder of contrasting calm emerging from the tumultuous, crashing waves, bathed in the last rays of a setting sun.