Puppets / Sculptures / Piñatas

Perhaps they are sculptures when they are sitting still, puppets when animated, and piñatas when filled with something and bashed with a stick? I build all sorts of creatures and objects- sometimes masks, sets and props for theater productions, other times art for galleries, living rooms, parties or protests. I’m delighted to build things (of your or my imagination) on commission. Unless otherwise noted, it’s safe to assume all my work is made out of some or all of the following: cardboard, newspaper, papermache, marbles, wire, found objects, and maybe some paint.

Some examples: