Moon Dancer

Living as I do, so close to the standing stones of Avebury and with the rolling Wiltshire Downs right on my doorstep, it was only a matter of time before I celebrated the wonders found in this little corner of the world. Inspired by the hauntingly beautiful night sky, our ‘Moon Dancer’ can’t help but dance to the rhythm of life… 

Surrounded by a string of eerily glowing Physalis, we catch our Hare as he leaps in a dizzying duet with the moon! Yet he’s not alone in this wooded glade… A Fallow Deer watches from the base of a nearby tree, as does an Owl; the Guardian of the Standing Stones. Emerging from the brambles at the foot of the picture, we also have a Stoat, in its wintry ermine coat and lastly, tucked into the folds of turf, is a small Field Mouse: witnesses to the Hare’s enrapture.

There really is magic about the scene: look closely and you’ll spot a cloud of fireflies amidst the stones & the face of a hare in the moon itself! Lastly, in what’s becoming a symbolic tradition of my work, there’s a balloon…

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