The Plant Pig
This pig's design "springs like an unstoppable weed growing through a crack in the sidewalk". It was inspired by visions of what a country pig would do on a visit to the big city. Painted in colorful acrylic, it evokes scenes both natural and urban.
Rebecca studied art at the University of Michigan and University of Washington. Her work draws on a background in animation and children's book illustrations. She often uses cartoon animal illustrations in her drawings, and is inspired by the beauty of nature in the Pacific Northwest.
Location, Summer 2001
Pike Place Market Foundation
The Market Foundation works to preserve the traditions and diversity of the Pike Place Market neighborhood.
Purchase Price at Auction on October 13, 2001