Jedediah corwyn voltz a prop builder, illustrator, designer and painter from los angeles found himself surrounded by plants and half finished sculptures. So for his latest series of work titled ‘somewhere small’, voltz has crafted mini treehouses around succulents and cacti house plants. The miniature structures complement the plants they inhabit, growing with and around them. populating these fictional worlds is handmade pottery, silk rugs, furniture, sculptures, paintings, and various other accessories that occupy the house. most of the plants are filled with semi precious stones like tigers eye, labradorite, quartz, amethyst, and apatite, all in their raw forms. ‘
this is my way of bringing my love of geology into my work just a little bit,’ the artist says.