Applicant 2018_004

ARTIST MEMBER APPLICATION ~ Initial Image Review :: Images submitted by applicant for evaluation by the Standards Committee.

Asian Fawn
Asian Fawn brings a new fresh start to the day. She is like a ray of hope and sunshine.  She is dressed in warm colors bringing in the colors of the forest. She is a new fawn proudly showing her baby horns.  She has found her place to rest after running through the forest on a 100-year-old olive wood stump.

Fully sculpted FIMO polymer clay, wire armature, handmade eyes, mohair eyelashes and hair, hand painted. Costumed – pleated Shibori silk and vintage Japanese obi shawl and hand beaded – Base olive wood with mix media crackle texturing.
10″ figure
2019

 

Sakura’s Garden Pond
Sakura is a Japanese royal figure adorn in the finest vintage fabrics, stands majestically on Manzanita Burl which is floating in her garden pond.  Her treasured koi fish surround her as protectors of her beauty.

fully sculpted Fimo polymer clay, wire armature, handmade eyes, mohair eyelashes and hair, hand painted. Costumed – Vintage kimono fabrics, hand beaded and gold work. Handmade hair ornaments – Base hand poured resin with floating koi fish.
10″ figure,
2019

 

Keeper of the Books
Keeper of the books is protecting the few precious books that are slowly disappearing, the watch parts represent the time that has marched on through the literature world, the gauntlet is made of calligraphy tips representing how books were first written.  The key represents unlocking the forgotten world of books.

Fully sculpted FIMO polymer clay, wire armature, handmade eyes, mohair eyelashes and hair, hand painted. Costumed in silk Shibori skirt and vintage 1930’s underskirt, leather top hat embellished with watch parts and leather slippers. Base – hand made with cut vintage 1930’s books going through oil tree wood.
10″ figure
2018

Anna May Wong
Anna May Wong represents the first 1930’s American/Chinese screen star “Anna May Wong”.  She depicts the beauty, elegance, grace and theatrics of the 1930’s. Her base represents the art deco architect of the 30’s

FIMO polymer clay, wire armature, handmade eyes, mohair eyelashes. Costumed tailored fit silk Dupioni outfit, hand beaded hem, 1930’s vintage glass beaded bodice, hand beaded clutch purse, handmade jeweled cigarette holder and grey fur stole fully lined and beaded. Silk Dupioni turban with hand beaded button and vintage 30’s feathers. Base – hand made of woods base made of Wenge , Mahogany, maple and Padauk
10″ fully sculpted
2019

Willow (Face Detail)