This piece depicts a mosaic of colorful ceramic tiles creating the pattern of a large, fan-tailed turkey, acknowledging the agricultural heritage of Daviess County. The turkey’s tail simulates a quilt pattern, paying tribute to the county’s sizable Amish population. The slightly asymmetrical placement of the tiles has lent this sculpture a human element. There are blue tiles in the upper portion with small blue bits scattered thought. Yellows, oranges, reds, and white fill the mid to lower
Medium type: Mixed Media
Date created: 2001
650 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN, 46204
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