Michelle McKinney works with hand cut translucent woven stainless steel, copper and brass to create wall sculptures and framed pieces that are at once simple and complex; abstract and realistic. McKinney’s inspiration comes from the natural world and it shows in every single piece. Just beautiful. . .
stainless steel roses
hydrangea. . .
a peony in stainless steel, copper and brass
winter trees detail
The UK artist often builds up layers in different woven metals of various thickness to create depth, as seen in the trees above.
part of her seed series. . .woven brass and copper
work in progress
a ringlet of butterflies
Michelle McKinney’s website
Visit her Facebook page for many, many more images of her work, detail shots and work in progress