Monday, November 25, 2013

Halloween is never over.

Usually after I finish my scarecrow I'm so over it that I stop building until the next year. Something changed this time.  I don't want to stop. The following are both 100% paper mache.  I've got several ideas in the works and can't wait to get started.

Monday, October 28, 2013

New corpsing technique

This weekend I decided to try using paper clay as an alternative to latex. Here is the result

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Coming home

I'm sure that my actions will be viewed as that of a sore loser, but it is simply not the case. I am bringing my scarecrow home early because finances are tight and we cannot afford an extra trip to Knoxville, and I worked way too hard on this one to leave it.

Monday, October 21, 2013

Construction info and pics

This years entry is made from 100% recycled/repurposed materials.  The pumpkin is paper mache, both strip and clay, the goblin has a heat shaped Hawaiian punch jug as the form for it's body, the rest is paper mache.