Tag Archive: gold

Oct 19

Spine Cavity Shrine

spine cavity shrine

I did this shrine earlier this year, in late spring, at the same time I did the copper queen shrine. I’ve been heavily influenced by Laurie Mika’s work, and I love her icon faces, even though I don’t much like using other people’s art in my work. So I decided to sculpt a face out …

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Feb 19

Golden Astrolabe Postcard

mandala ghost

This one was meant to be more detailed, as it’s just a simple monoprint with gold paint over some gold and purple scrapbook paper (you can see the trailing line of dots–the theme was fairy tales.) I like it so much for its delicacy that I decided it was done.

Jun 23

Adele Bloch-Bauer 3–Klimt fanfic project

adelle with swirls

  I included the original again for comparison. By the way, this is only a piece of the original. I cropped it to fit, because I wanted the head to be the same size as my head, for reasons I will explain later. It’s a shame, becuase you miss out on the beautiful green part, …

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Jun 16

Adele Bloch-Bauer 2 — Klimt fanfic project

Adele Bloch-Bauer3

  Here’s the second stage of the project. I had to put it on the wall, because I knew from experience that everything would be skewed if I painted it on a flat surface. I had to take down some pictures from the wall and move some furniture (like the water jug) to have enough …

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Jun 09

Adele Bloch-Bauer 1 –Klimt fanfic project

Adele Bloch Bauer start

  I had this really cool idea, this grand plan.  I’d been thinking how this year I wanted to try to make a film, so I thought that a great subject for a film would be a film about me making something. I mean, most of my blog posts are about how I made something. …

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