In my research, I come across words or phrases that describe specific aspects of weather that are both poetic in sound and meaning as well as being spot on in describing the visceral experience of weather.

These literary gems are part of this limited series, called The Partly Sunnies. These are more functional, affordable objects that were created in conjunction with upcoming shows in 2017/18. They are being sold in gift stores where I exhibit and through my website. Prices do not include shipping. Contact me if you are interested (


Yowe Tremmle
9”(h)x14”x14”, 2017
Paper, paper mache, wood

The term Yowe Tremmle is an old Scottish word that refers to a period of unusually cold, dreary weather in June. It being so cold and miserable that even the sheep shiver or “tremmle”.