My unique take on the Basket Illusion concept. I combined a Basket Illusion with rotating concentric rings to create something completely new and completely different; a Basket Illusion that changes pattern as the rings are rotated. These unique bowls are all made from a single piece of wood using a special technique that allows the bowl and the rings to rotate but they can't come apart and they've never been apart. As the groups of beads are rotated the pattern changes.
Proof of Concept, 2018. My first completed Saturn Illusion. 9" diameter, 1.5" tall.
The concept of a Basket Illusion combined with the concept of rotating rings to create something never before seen. The pattern on the front of this piece is based on diamonds but by rotating a group of beads you're able to change the pattern to a starburst/flower design. As an added bonus when you change the pattern on one side you also change the pattern on the other side. When the front is diamonds the back is the starburst/flower, when the front is changed to the starburst the back is dia