This screen was inspired by the traditional Japanese charred wood finish Shou – Sugi – Ban. The giant inset moon has a burnt gesso finish which is a unique and unpredictable process and finish, in which a synthetic gesso is burnt and carved back, creating a molten surface riven with cracks and craters.

Materials & Finishes

Screens can be custom made in size for concertina floor display or wall mounting. Illustrated: 10 panels  28.5cm wide by 25mm ( 1″) thick each panel  200cm high x 300cm wide in total when flat

    American yellow pine with a burnt gesso moon and custom patined brass sphere pin hinges and capping plates.

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