SATURDAY, OCT. 1 + SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2016
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Day: Both Days
Location: Booth #97

Le Puppet Regime

I make articulated stained glass characters and sculptures using age-old stained glass techniques, combined with a lot of tricky engineering. Themes of The Circus, Victorian Woe and Fairytale Fears all filter into this strange exploration of dark and light. Each character is painted with hand mixed glass powder paint which is fired in a kiln. Then the parts are cut, dremeled,coppered, soldered, patinaed and assembled. Characters can have anywhere from 5 to 12 parts, and (hand-carved wooden) Lightboxes and Bell jar scenes can have more. Each character is one of kind, variations happen at every step, just like life.
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