Gilded Hope Rising

by Jonathan Kipp Becker


I once attended the wedding of two very good friends who had been through very difficult marriages prior to meeting each other.  The wedding took place in one of the most beautiful landscapes in the mid western United States.  The theme of the wedding was “tolerance of another”.  The deep message of spirituality, of hope and of joy inspired the creation of this sun. 

Shinning on and on and on….

This piece is made out of pottery plaster, acrylic, gold metal leaf and shellac.

No peace like the peace of an inner courtyard on a sunny day”

- Yann Martel
Gilded Hope Rising