Friday, May 25, 2007
This sculpture is entitled "Contemplation" and measures 8-1/2 x 17". The body is made of carved styrofoam (a big mess to carve!) The head is made of Sculpey and took all day to carve. I added turquoise earrings and necklace. The necklace includes small bits of coral. She is mounted on a wood pedestal.
Monday, May 21, 2007
Sunday, May 20, 2007
These mini works are African inspired sculptures known as "The Tribe". These are 3 in a grouping of over 150 works. Each head is inidividually sculpted with Sculpey clay. The bodies were done in papier mache, painted and then embellished with cloth, fur, nails, mirror and feathers. The nails represent power and the mirror reflects the bad spirits from entering the soul. Each sculpture stands between 3-5". The entire
Saturday, May 5, 2007
For those who have never met her, this is Mini Me. She is a (much) smaller version of myself. She makes me smile. Her sweater is done in Ndebele and brick stitch. Her legs are bead embroidered as well as her little high heals. She measures 3" high and welcomes you with open arms.