Shadow Lanterns   Recycled steel propane tanks are plasma cut to serve three purposes: posts to hold deck railings, planter boxes, and lanterns to spread illuminated patterns
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      Tin Horse     Carefully crafted through traditional cold forge techniques: hammer and nail transform tin cans into a horse leaping skyward filled with fires light.     Created through a series of workshops with residents from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside in celebration of the Chinese New Year.     Punched tin cans, Acid etched copper, brass lamp parts, woven wire and hewn green glass highlight its features.       Heather Dawn Sparks    Metal smith support Jason Paulantis    In partnership with, Community Arts Council of Vancouver, the University of British Columbia and the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver.       
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      Wave     35 recycled coconut oil barrels were shot through with plasma cut electric sparks creating variegated blue waves tinged with copper rust. Malleable in form, each wave undulates and stacks into different site specific sculptural formations. Their detailed silhouettes cast bold shadows.    * H & I Sparks *
      Moth & Fwomb      Moth  with interactive shadows designed by Heather Dawn Sparks     Fwomb,  a spinning wooden tree fort ,  designed by Islando Sparks and Bemya Nymh     Additional build and install support by the artists of Lookout Arts Quarry
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      Shadow Sail Theatre     A portable, interactive, shadow theatre designed to host a variety of multidisciplinary shadow events. Plasma cut metal, translucent boat sails, paper-cut and found object projection art, shadow dancers. Four 10’x10’ panels.     Supported in part by  Burningman Global Arts  and Bellingham  Sustainable Connection’s  Kapow!    * H & I Sparks *
   Shrine     Salvaged steel sugar cane boiler, salvaged steel framing and scrap metal objects, green glass, painted details .  9’x 13’ x 9’     Danyasa Yoga Retreat and Eco Lodge. Uvita, Costa Rica    * H & I * &  Rebecca Goodman
      Shoestring Rockinghorse    A large rocking horse puppet built for the touring circus arts show  Shoestring Rockinghorse . Horse Jaw, wood, burlap, rope, flashlight lenses, found materials.    Shoestring Artists: Ember Bria, Matt Poki McKorckle, * H & I Sparks *
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   Lanterns     Paper-cut and wooden lanterns built for the performance "Sufi Journeys", Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, Vancouver BC. 2'5" x 4' x 2'5"    * H & I Sparks *  with build support by BemyaNymh
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      Pop-Up Shadow Book     Illuminated through colour changing glass and a triplex of mirrors, paper-cut shadows unfold from the intricate pages of a pop up book.     Created for Nayana Fielkov and Isabell Kirouac's performance " Habitats ".     
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      Medical and Liquor Cabinet     A stained glass cabinet built from glass off cuts, glass bottles and salvaged wood
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      Triangle Fort     A portable pop up storytelling fort built from the off cuts of film industry textiles.     * H Sparks *, Aja Rose Bond, Alicia Chaa, Caroline Ballhorn
      Collapsing Geodesics     Based on a sketch of a collapsing geodesic dome. Tin sourced from materials found on site. Reversible dinner jacket possesses a story told through pockets.    * H Sparks *
      Turquoise Fox Den     An immersive nest built from found turquoise objects.     * H Sparks *
      Storybook Bird     Developed through a series of free community workshops promoting sustainability and literacy at libraries throughout Ghana, Africa. Beach Sourced plastic water bottles and woven wood cane. 7’ x 12’ x 4.5’      Sponsored by the  OSU Library Fund , Accra, Ghana.     * H & I Sparks *
      Soon This Space Will be Too Small    An encompassing light box built for an immersive labyrinth theatre experience in the basement of Cultch Theatre, Vancouver BC. Illuminated found textiles and objects.    * H Sparks *
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