Myself in Sugar Skull makeup in a collage done with sequences, rhinestones, glitter, paint, flower stickers, heavy weight tracing paper and cardstock. Background reads "viva el día de los muertos".
Had a lot of fun with this one. Acrylics and oil pastel on canvas board
Go There Now I formed this paper mâché Day of the Dead skull head using a balloon. S/he is embellished with pipe cleaner worms, satin flowers, and glitter and pearl accented gauze butterflies. I used press-on nails as teeth. Hand drawn silver flowers decorate the back of the head. Height: 6”; width < 6” I had so…
acrylic, metal embossing on linoleum
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…
My passion for fabric, embroidery and beading is reflected in this three-dimensional representation of a skull. To enhance the textures of the fabric and embroidery I kept to a very basic, but striking color combination.
Decoupaged styrofoam skull with beads, crystals and real feathered wings (from a friend's pet conure). The eye is a vintage appliance bulb!
Decoupaged styrofoam skull with beads. crystals and real feathered wings (conure feathers from friend's bird). The eye is a vintage appliance bulb!
Decoupaged styrofoam skull with beads, crystals and real feathered wings. The eye is a vintage light bulb!