Sunday, November 8, 2009
I have been busy experimenting with polymer clay. Some fellow artist friend's have encouraged me to try this sculpting clay. I really like it and have been spending lots of time with anatomy studies!! It's going to take me awhile. Today this fella finally received some ears and a long awaited neck!!
I will post some pics of him as he evolves this week! Have a good week, Lori
Thursday, October 22, 2009
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Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Kathy & I are currently very busy getting ready for the Galena, Illinois Art Show Oct. 10 & 11, 2009. We've parked our broomsticks and are mixing up lots of new ideas and potions for the show. We'll be sure to post some of our new paper mache witches and friends in the next few weeks.
Blossom, Paper Mache Artisans Team Web Show Challenge
April Showers Bring May Flowers was the theme for our Feb. 13th PMA challenge. Blossom our antiqued paper mache duck sets her umbrella down now that the April showers are over and her umbrella is full of May flowers. Blossom stands on a vintage kitchen strainer. Her umbrella is full of vintage millinery flowers. Check out our etsy shop for more details www.careysquirks.etsy.com
The Boogey Man
The Boogey Man dances upon vintage organ keys as he celebrates his escape from the Autumn Harvest! He is constructed from paper mache on a wire armature. He wears vintage crepe pants and a hat decorated with vintage ribbon and tinsel. He was created for the Paper Mache Artisans' Webshow and may be purchased at
We have been working on a variety of "putz" like houses for a custom order on etsy. We really enjoyed the process. Houses appeared everywhere in the studio!