Small Wonders: Gothic Boxwood Miniatures Introduction
Curator Sasha Suda and Conservator Lisa Ellis discuss the origins of this exhibition.
Carving a prayer bead with Mark Paddison
As part of our Small Wonders exhibition, we asked woodworker and professor Mark Paddison to carve a replica of a miniature gothic prayer bead. He tells us about the challenges of working on such a small scale.
MicroCT Scanning our Gothic Boxwood Miniatures
Lisa Ellis, Conservator, Sculpture and Decorative Arts, and Andrew Nelson, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Western University, discuss their scientific studies of the prayer beads in Small Wonders: Gothic Boxwood Miniatures.
3D Animation: Last Judgement Prayer Bead
3D Animation: St. Jerome Boxwood Prayer Bead
3D Animation: Boxwood Altarpiece