"The behavioural patterns of mayflys and dragonflys were much in mind..."
"... the arrival of the apple wood immediately suggested the theme of the popular TV programme of ballroom dancing..."
"Composite wood carving of oak, ivy and driftwood with a water-gilt finish..."
"Heaving of sea with waves that do not break after a storm." — O.E.D.
"The material itself was the beginning of this idea and was the result of having to saw off the bottom of a large trunk of yew..."
"More recently, the theme of rebirth from any form of suffering has become increasingly important to me..."
"A mollusc presents itself to human perception as two entities: an architectural structure of mathematical subtlety and a living form that is protean, visceral and sensuous..."
"My inspiration was the memory of seeing schools of dolphins while at sea in the mediterranean..."