Cape worn by Liz Taylor in "Cleopatra". Leather and gold ~ designed to look like wings of a Phoenix. Thin strips of gold leather,embellished with thousands of seed beads, bugle beads and bead-anchored sequins.
Sing Chronos City is a series of bird paintings created during residence in Hong Kong. Birds connect us to nature and represent the vast space of our aspirations. At play is an ongoing exploration of the age old human mark and a visualization of energy.
Laetitia Casta in Christian Dior Couture at the Cannes Film Festival. Cloak, cape with gold feathers. (have a character that favors bird & feather motifs; this might work for her, but with feathers going all the way up?