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"I love the idea of lighting a candle for someone, or for a wish, or a thought... keeping it alive, carrying it forward... It's important that the flame is small - sometimes it's just a little flicker or a fleeting sign that can give you hope... I wanted Angel of Hope to be a positive piece. Kind of like the little spark that keeps us going." - Susan Lordi.
Willow Tree is an intimate line of figurative sculptures representing sentiments of love, closeness, healing, courage, hope...all the emotions we encounter in life. "A tree can be a metaphor for strength, beauty and peace - qualities we all aspire to. The prayer is one of hope and healing; about living in the moment. The title is as much a prayer as the sentiment..." - Susan Lordi.
"Bright Star can be for a new graduate or teacher, or a congratulatory gift to a friend or child; she can be a sparkly angel for the Nativity at Christmas time. Her star can reflect the shining personality or inner beauty of the receiver." - Susan Lordi.
"'Thank You' is an expression we use daily... from an impersonal quick comment... to a more heart-felt appreciation of support from parents, family, friends, teachers, volunteers. I hope this piece can be used for all those circumstances when you want to say 'Thank You'..." - Susan Lordi.
"I try to keep the interpretation of Willow Tree open. I hope this makes it more personal, and allows the viewer to decide its meaning." - Susan Lordi. Supplied in a branded gift box and a gift tag with sentiment 'For those who share the spirit of friendship'.
"I try to keep the interpretation of Willow Tree open. I hope this makes it more personal, and allows the viewer to decide its meaning." - Susan Lordi. Supplied in a branded gift box and a gift tag with sentiment 'For those who have found their true partner in love and life'.
"...You never laugh harder than when you're laughing with your sisters... or very close dear friends. You share the same history; the inside jokes that no one else would understand in the same way. A sister knows your faults and somehow puts up with them, and loves you in spite of them." - Susan Lordi.
"I carved this piece so that it could be viewed in the round.You get a different understanding on how you turn the piece. If you view from the side you can see their arms around eachother,looks like they're kissing. If you turn it & view it from where you can see their faces & clasped hands,it looks like they're dancing & it's a different piece. I like this duality of interpretation"-Susan Lordi.
"We've had lots of requests for a piece that expresses good luck, and this piece is my response. I was inspired by young Celtic dancers, and impressed by the art form; it's such a unique expression of that culture. Uplifting, so alive, happy...happy-go-lucky" - Susan Lordi.
"I like to walk in the tangles of my garden and discover little jewels that pop up or volunteer through the weeds. Usually not planned or cultivated, these colourful surprises never fail to make me smile. Like a spur-of-the-moment visit from a good friend who makes me laugh, these spontaneous happenings, however simple, can bring so much joy." - Susan Lordi.
Willow Tree is an intimate line of figurative sculptures representing sentiments of love, closeness, healing, courage, hope, all the emotions we encounter in life. "this piece could be a gift to a mother or friend or Valentine, or someone you're wishing well. Sometimes it's nice to give a gift to let someone know that they are a gift in your life." - Susan Lordi