Robert F. Lyon

Works in Wood

Honeycomb Vessel

Poplar, pencils, epoxy

19.5 X 7.5 Inches

Vessel Honeycomb

Detail

Pollen Band

Ash, colored pencils

14 X 6.25 Inches

Smoker

Scorched Elm

10 X 19 X 8 Inches

Pollen Band

Detail

Smoker

Detail

Smoker

Detail

Smoker

Being used as it would have during the early days of beekeeping

Stinger

Ambrosia Maple, Holly

20 X 19.5 X 20 Inches

All dimensions are height x width x depth

Swarming Vessel

Ash, pencils

11.75 X 6.75 Inches

Swarming Vessel II

Ash, pencils

11.5 X 6.6 Inches

Swarming Vessel II

Detail

Decoy Memory Vessel

Ash, pencils

7 X 6 5/8 Inches

Decoy Memory Vessel

Detail

Memory Squeeze

Red elm, nuts, bolts

8 X 8 Inches

Memory Squeeze

Detail

Vessel Drawing

Woodless pencils, bleached basswood

7.5 X 6.5 Inches

Vessel Drawing

Detail


Getting To The Point

Ash, pencils

9 X 7 Inches

Getting To The Point

Detail

Writers Block

Ash, pencils

8 X 7 Inches

Writers Block

Detail

From The Hive Series

Comb Foundation

Ash, pencils, epoxy, graphite

9 X 7 Inches

From The Hive Series

Comb Foundation

Detail

From The Hive Series

Memory Cells

Ash, pencils, epoxy, graphite

8.5 X 9 Inches

Caged In My Thoughts

Ash, pencils

9 X 8 Inches

Caged In My Thoughts

Detail

Eraser Dreams

Maple, pencils, erasers

7 X 13 X 4 Inches

Memory Pots

Maple, pencils, erasers

5 X 6 X 5.25 Inches

Three Erasable Dreams

Maple, pencils, erasers

3 X 11 X 14 Inches


Exhibition View

McKissick Museum

Columbia, SC

Receptor

Maple, poplar, dyes

95 x 23.5 x 23.5 Inches

Receptor

Detail

Receiver

Maple, ash, cherry, walnut, dyes

90 x 20 x 20 Inches

Aerial

Maple, cherry, walnut, dyes

93 x 18 x 18 Inches

Black Light


Fir, paint, dyes, scorching, lacquer

19.2 X 5.5 X 5.5 Inches


Earth Buoy #1

Fir, maple dyes, lacquer, steel

38 X 5.5 X 5.5 Inches

Earth Buoy #2

Fir, maple dyes, lacquer, steel

41 X 5 X 5 Inches

Earth Buoy #5

Fir, maple dyes, lacquer, steel

42 X 5.5 X 5.5 Inches

Orange Buoy

Fir, cypress, dyes, lacquer

16 X 5 X 5 Inches

Scorched Tower

Cypress, dyes, lacquer

27 X 5.5 X 5.5 Inches

Buoy Group

Woods and sizes vary

A Measure of Sorrow

Cherry, ash, maple, steel

42.5 x 84 x 9 Inches

A Measure of Sorrow

Detail

Migration

Ash, Nails

14 X 24 X 8 Inches

Migration

Detail

Banded

Maple w/ egg shell banding

13 X 22 X 8 Inches