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P.D-A.R.S. The Paris Dirigible-Assisted Rescue Service has a long distinguished history of helping the unfortunate. Not the vast sea nor the rarefied peaks stand as an impediment to the brave airpersons who ride the majestic gas bags. This clock is an interpretation of the emblem of the service. I stand in salute.  Cherry and mahogany on Baltic birch panel. Painted and distressed. Clock face is hand-painted. Thin oil varnish finish.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery included.  Ready to hang.  17 inches in diameter. 2 1/8 inches deep. Astrarium Spheres within spheres. Stars and their offspring wheel in the night. The planets call us home.  Walnut and mahogany on Baltic birch panel. Painted, carved and distressed. Thin oil varnish finish. Hand- painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery included.  Ready to hang.  17 1/2 inches in diameter. 2 1/8 inches deep. Green City A circular city like a turbine from above. Morning. Any moment a spark will ripple through, setting everything in motion. Then: energy is stored from the movement of birds, the wind lifting the edges of paper signs, people waving, saying hello. Next day, same thing. Efficient.  Walnut and other woods on Baltic birch panel. Acrylic paint, distressed. Thin oil varnish finish. Layer-painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery-powered. Battery included.  Ready to hang.  18 inches in diameter. 2 1/4 inches deep. Organic Chemistry 1. Mix together: alley dust, rust and a whisker from a musk oxen. 2. Combust (carefully). 3. Wait until the half-light (dusk). Result: life-like entities amid industrial fossils. Hypothesis supported.  Mahogany, cherry, walnut and other woods on Baltic birch panel. Acrylic paint, distressed. Thin oil finish. Layer-painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery-powered. Battery included.  Ready to hang.  17 3/8 inches in diameter. 2 3/8 inches deep. Polarity Positive and negative. Surfaces habituated to static charge. Traces of photons. Who needs a supercollider?  Tulip tree wood on Baltic birch panel. Acrylic painted, stained, distressed. Thin oil finish. Layer-painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery-powered. Battery included.  Ready to hang.  17 1/2 inches in diameter. 2 1/4 inches deep. Oxide Eons of architecture. Centuries to articulate structure. Combine all. Mix. Layer, then fracture. In the small gaps between, new order forms like crystals in granite.  Re-purposed mahogany on Baltic birch panel. Acrylic paint, distressed. Thin oil varnish finish. Layer-painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery-powered. Battery included.  Ready to hang.  17 1/4 inches in diameter. 2 1/4 inches deep. Shimmer After midnight. Rain. City light scatters off puddles, store fronts and metal like an urban aurora.  Red cedar wood on Baltic birch panel. Painted and distressed (and painted and distressed.) Layer-painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery-powered. Battery included.  Ready to hang.  17 3/8 inches in diameter. 2 1/4 inches deep Night of Parading Stars Memory of a recurring childhood dream: Night. The neighbors pull shades, close drapes. Mom says, “Don't look.” I look anyway. Fiery meteors and stars fill the sky in a slow moving parade. I cannot breathe.  Asymmetrical design. Cherry, birch woods on Baltic birch panel. Acrylic paint, distressed. Thin oil varnish finish. Layer-painted clock face.  Quartz clock movement. AA battery-powered. Battery included.  Ready to hang.  20 inches in diameter at widest point. 2 5/8 inches deep.

Clocks with a certain strangeness. Made from local and repurposed wood. Painted and textured.

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