Tag: Calaveras

Floral Calavera

     Dia de los Muertos reminds me of my heritage, my ancestors, and where I come from – all combining to make me who I am today. Therefore, my skull is colorful and happy.      Floral Calavera is a 6" x 6" mixed-media Dia de los Muertos skull doodled with flowers and various other…

Golden Girl Skull

This is my entry carved from Dap Dry Dex  And Gold leaf. I wanted a traditional Calavera with non traditional colors. I love the texture I can get with Spackling.  

Golden Girl Skull

This is my entry carved from Dap Dry Dex  And Gold leaf. I wanted a traditional Calavera with non traditional colors. I love the texture I can get with Spackling.  

Corazon de la Madre

I made this artwork in memory of my mother, Vivian Lanciotti, who died this past November at the age of 91.  I miss her every day and wanted to honor her memory.  I love the idea of Día de los Muertos and put into my work, elements that represent wonderful times spent with my mother:…

Deaths Sting (full view)

My inspiration for this piece is from, 1 Corinthians 15:55, "O DEATH, WHERE IS YOUR VICTORY? O DEATH, WHERE IS YOUR STING?". The elements are wool felt, Kraft-Tex, metal flashing (texturized with an embossing folder), cube letter beads for "teeth", buttons, beads and of course skeleton keys!

Deaths Sting (close up)

My inspiration for this piece is from, 1 Corinthians 15:55, "O DEATH, WHERE IS YOUR VICTORY? O DEATH, WHERE IS YOUR STING?". The elements are wool felt, Kraft-Tex, metal flashing (texturized with an embossing folder), cube letter beads for "teeth", buttons, beads and of course skeleton keys!