Endangered Species - Paula Golden

Endangered Species

Created for Simply Elemental-An Outdoor Experience at the Hahn Horticultural Garden at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

A sense of wonderment comes upon me each time I am graced with the opportunity to view a bird's nest. Piece by piece the nest is woven together of grass, moss, feathers, twigs, ever so intricately.  As the eggs are laid, the center figures of the nest, what is most precious to it. I created a larger than life bird's nest meant to envelop the viewer with a sense of spurprise and wonder.  Bright blue eggs,  the size of a prehistoric creature, lay in huge tufts of woven found material. the