This never doll had been completed in the midst of MAC work, arranging Halloween Week Makeup clients, doing Halloween applications, and setting up to vend my artwork for Halloween night! I decided I should still post this even though it is from October! Amazing October! So much fury, passion, work, and progress. This work starts… Continue reading October’s Sigil – Never Doll
"Oderus Urungus the Myth" I sculpted this piece for a very special memorial art show run by Martina & Frank Russo of MF Gallery in Brooklyn, New York. They were really close friends with him and had put together and amazing show of work in memory of Dave Brockie. Dave Brockie was one of the… Continue reading Oderus Urungus the Myth
A still and eery baby in a thrift shop here in Arkansas jumped into my lap the other week. She/he/it was sitting in a crystal cup, wearing a christmas jumper. As I picked it out of the crystal cup it began to move and play the song "Jesus love me." Of course! It must be… Continue reading How to demonize a baby.. a walk on the fun side of Fall.
Welcome to "Honey Willow Orphanage" Where all the ghost children are forever young and forever orphaned together in their own magical play time at The Honey Willow Orphanage. Although they have passed to another dimension they are still happy to play together. Here they are together for a portrait. Welcome Orphan Abigail, she is the sweetest… Continue reading Welcome Ghost Orphans ‘Abigail & Georgie’
Introducing Hakidonmuya, which translates to time of waiting moon in Hopi. Orphan Ghost Doll Hakidonmuya was the elder of the Ghost children. She is quite different from the others in the orphanage as she was the friend of the children in the orphanage. She would visit the children in their dreams to play with them… Continue reading Orphaned Ghost Doll “Hakidonmuya”
She is finished! Her friends from the Orphanage are following close behind. .. stay tuned The saddened Orphan Ghost Doll Mildred is forever in waiting for a friend. Left alone in her cottage many centuries ago, she sat waiting for her parents to return to her. Later found by the locals and kept at the… Continue reading Orphaned Ghost Doll “Mildred”
"King Killer Spirit & Doll" Finished! Entry into the Insidious II Competition. What a week! Many concerned looks from the folks at the River. I guess carrying around a wet doll with deamon attached look a little like a wet baby?! Oops! The Baptism is complete. Whew. This is the final image. . you can… Continue reading Insidious II Competition “In The River . . “
I've been working on quite an array of things lately. Just launched my shop on Etsy. I have a shelf full of dollies to finish off. And I can not wait to create more. I must catch these new ideas before it's too late. But before I get to them, I am working on a… Continue reading Bubble bubble Bubble.. Monsterous thing are so much trouble.
Hmm., this one is.. well, I just don't know what to say. I honestly don't know where these beings come from. Anyhow, I do believe I will actually put Tumm Tumm and Balthazaar into nesting cocoons.
Tumm Tumm Getting ready to pack up and put the ole' dolls back in the case. Here we go for round 1,000. But before I take off from here. I've aimed at creating 1 creature a day, but as time stands I can come pretty close to that. I lay before you a strange… Continue reading Creature A Day III ∆
I'm overcome by Noxious peeling away. The flesh of this doll, reveals itself to be more than I had prepared for. I like the technique I am using but somewhat taken back by the realistic qualities. Smearing the thick blood on the sculpture, feeling the ribcages ..... give me a sense of having an ability… Continue reading N O X I O U S
Punching hair into clay I have fastened a scalp hair puncher for the placement of hair into the fleshy sculpey. Punching hair into the scalp of sir Davis is no easy nor fast technique. I am a little concerned with baking the hair. But we humans do all kinds of shit to our hair, so… Continue reading JD Doll Hair