Saturday, November 04, 2006

Jessica Joslin's Creepy Creatures

Jessica Joslin is a Chicago sculptor who makes fantastical creatures from antique hardware and findings, bone, beads, fur, painted wood, satin and velvet, glove leather, glass eyes, chain, snakeskin, shells, umbrella tips, cicada wings, backscratchers, silver bottle stoppers, antique ivory, cast pewter, ball finials. . .

The results are surreal, macabre, and totally appealing.