Making Mary

Making Mary

This lovely commission was installed in September at La Vega Garden Centre in a grove of mango trees and bamboo. The design comes from 17th century Germany. Mary wears a red dress and stands on a crescent moon with a snake under her foot. Bunty made the knots by...
Building the Mud Oven

Building the Mud Oven

There used to be a mud oven in Brasso, but it dissolved and fell apart. Bunty and Rory and a gang of friends decided to rebuild. They had a BOOK OF INSTRUCTIONS! Really! They used tons of clay. At one point they had to drive out and find an old ant nest and dig into...
Church of the Transfiguration

Church of the Transfiguration

Bunty was invited to make the 14 Stations of the Cross for this small Church in Black Rock, Tobago. She made each Station inside a clay calabash shape, to mirror Luise Kimme’s painting of Christ being baptized by John the Baptist. The Church is beautifully decorated...
Death Too

Death Too

Sometimes there’s death, no getting away from it. Bunty made this mask with papier mache. Paper and glue. It’s a great medium to work with especially for Carnival masks because it is very light, weighs nothing to wear.