Denise Kiggan


Freshly Found
WHY YOU MAKE YOUR ART?
I make art, because it satisfies a deep drive in my soul to create. I am an ideas person, and art gives me an avenue to express many of them, When I make, I believe I am in some small way potraying an aspects of The Creator.
WHAT INSPIRES YOU TO MAKE IT?
Finding beautiful objects or materials and seeing the potential in them to be recreated into something fresh inspires me to make.  
I love to research and explore different craft and art techniques, and express some of this in my work.
WHAT IT SIGNIFIES OR REPRESENTS?
My work signifies redemption and recreation. The old and discarded can become new and pleasing again.
WHAT'S UNIQUE OR SPECIAL ABOUT HOW YOU MAKE IT?
I work with a very high percentage of recycled materials.  
I am drawn to expressing art along a botanical theme.
WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU?
It’s a privilege to express, explore and invent in my art.  
I enjoy an appreciative audience and my hope is that my work will fan into a flame the creative talent of members of that audience