Sarah Grace Holcomb
(& Educator)

The Oyster aka “The Corpse of the Sea”


“He was a bold man

who first ate an oyster”

-Jonathan Swift, 1726

(But really he stole this quote from some other guy.)

He was a Bold Man Who First Ate an Oyster
Ceramic shell, resin, wood, latex paint, and found objects, 2020
A single oyster can filter 15 gallons of water a day.

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Oyster for Davide & Micol
Graphite, enamel on tile

“No I do not weep at the world― I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife.”

― Zora Neale Hurston, 1928