More Works By Cheryl Wilson Smith Glass and wood 2020
16 × 16 × 2 in 40.64 × 40.64 × 5.08 cm

About Ripples

The delicate and intricate patterns formed by waves of icy waters is captured in this contemporary wall sculpture by Cheryl Wilson Smith. The artist finds inspiration in the rugged beauty of her Canadian home. The textures and forms of winter’s icy landscape are re-imagined in this intimate-sized piece kiln-cast from glass frit (ground glass.)

“I’ve lived in Northern Ontario for most of my life and the impressions of the rocks, lakes and snow have been inscribed on my soul.” Cheryl Wilson Smith

She was the 2014 winner of the RBC Award for Glass through the Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery. Wilson-Smith has received nine grants from the Ontario Arts Council and one from the Canada Council. Commissions include the Red Lake District Heritage Centre, Margaret Cochenor Memorial Hospital Donor wall. Her work has been exhibited widely across Canada, in the UK and the US.

Wood panel measures 16 x 16 x 2 inches, glass size is 6.75 x 7.5 x 2 inches.