Two Fairytale Boxes: Jack And The Beanstalk & Little Red Riding Hood (W76)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Two Fairytale Boxes: Jack And The Beanstalk & Little Red Riding Hood

Made in

Bath

Date

1988

Materials and techniques

Pine and birch plywood stained and painted in non-toxic materials.

Object number

W76

Category

  • Two Fairy Tale Boxes: A. Jack And The Beanstalk; B. Little Red Riding Hood, Jim Edmiston, 1988, Crafts Council Collection: W76. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Two Fairy Tale Boxes: A. Jack And The Beanstalk; B. Little Red Riding Hood, Jim Edmiston, 1988, Crafts Council Collection: W76. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Two Fairy Tale Boxes: A. Jack And The Beanstalk; B. Little Red Riding Hood, Jim Edmiston, 1988, Crafts Council Collection: W76. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Two Fairy Tale Boxes: A. Jack And The Beanstalk; B. Little Red Riding Hood, Jim Edmiston, 1988, Crafts Council Collection: W76. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

Maker's statement

The wooden animals are very typical of my style. I always try to incorporate a sense of humour and spontaneity in my work. The fairytale boxes are one variation of a series of designs in which characters or animals are contacined within a box painted as a simple landscape.