Shakira, queen of the jungle.
“Kind lady lives here” sign and scribble (2012)
Wax rubbing on linen, 20” × 14”
And I didn’t even post the best one…
Obscure Unicode symbol that I didn’t know I needed:
I’m not actually sure if I’m going to put the piece into the sale after all, since I had to do a bit of a rush job with the plaster and fresco layers. I’m going try laying on some varnish tonight and seeing if that’s enough, and I’ll play it by ear from there. [previously]
I have to remind myself that the plastering process would seem much sadder if it wasn’t SO TREMENDOUSLY IRRITATING.
Alright. Time to plaster.
Mummy of a cat with naturalistically modelled head with ears, applied eyes and painted details, the body is covered with light and dark brown narrow linen bandages woven into a herring-bone pattern. (Egyptian, Roman Period)