Friday, May 25, 2007

Mixed Media Sculpture

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

Metal jewelry

This copper bracelet is hot off the press. I just finished my jewelry making class in metals and sawed, handstamped, sanded, soldered and shaped this piece. The fused glass is my own creation. What fun!

Sunday, May 20, 2007

Mixed Media Sculpture

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