Tag Archives: Sculpture

Building a paper troll – the making of…

A short video of my process of building a trolls head.

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Testing props

Because my abilities to do any big shoots are rather diminished due to my increasingly large baby bump, I’ve been focusing on making props and testing ┬áthem lately. I tested the first finished troll head the other night, looking at … Continue reading

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Working…

 

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The importance of the unseen- on making things

Creating an artwork involves many processes, most of which remain unseen to the outside world of spectators and audiences. The translation of thoughts and ideas into something concrete and viewable (in one manner or other) is long, hard and necessary … Continue reading

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Paper Taxidermy- Lynx Painting

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Once the the fur layer dried, which usually takes a few days for it to dry completely (and if you do anything before it does, trust me, it goes moldy), I covered it with a layer of a mix between … Continue reading

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Paper Taxidermy -Lynx Stages 2 & 3

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After making the armature the lynx was then covered in a thin layer of PM clay. Once this dried, several parts had to be built out, and covered again, before adding eyeballs and other details. While making the lynx, which … Continue reading

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Paper Taxidermy-Lynx Stage 1

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Following on from the masks and birds I made for Performing Metamorphosis (2009) out of paper, I have continued to develop my paper mache skills. Instead of using strips of paper I now use something called paper mache clay to … Continue reading

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