Grace Under Pressure

This Sea Turtle Fossil Mosaic is comprised of 38 Shell fragments all collected by hand on the barrier Island of Longboat Key, Florida

Housed in a coastal classic white frame on neutral Linen backer

This piece was approved and selected for the juried art show in Sarasota Fl. 2021
Gallery: Art Center Sarasota
Show : Staying Connected
Artist : Jennifer Ross Samson
Title : Grace Under Pressure 

A four year long effort of searching & collecting tells the story of their plight.

Only 1 in 1,000 make it to adulthood. Nearly all are are now classified as endangered

It takes a lot of time & pressure to make a fossil & just as much a breeding Sea Turtle.