This piece was created using recycled clear bottles that were broken and melted down into individual pieces and then painted with vitreous enamels, reassembled and fired a final time. Jim forged the seaweed stand.
Dragonfish, or Arowana, are considered a luxury pet, with sales as high as $300,000 for just one fish! Aside from captivity, loss of habitat is the main threat to Dragon Fish. They cannot survive in the ocean, and generally don’t migrate.
Interesting Fact: The male holds the young fish in its mouth for about two months.