There is a sweet story behind the Sparrow and the Cricket. This was a gift to my friend who recently lost her mother. The Sparrow is a reminder of my friend's mother's prayer for everyone. The cricket is symbolic of the child presently growing within the granddaughter-in-law. It is a sweet story, but not one that I am privy to share.
The bowl of oranges was my attempt to work with a dark background. Let's just call this one "fiddling around".