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« on: October 05, 2009 04:20:27 PM »

Hi there!

I'm in my first year at art school and my first sculpture project was to take 5 kilos [approx. 12 pounds] of a found object and create a sculpture that relates somehow to the object chosen.

I chose buttons and I thought I would share my end results with you all!

The first crown I finished is a male/king's crown:

and the second one I finished is a female's/queen's crown:

They're 100% buttons so I didnt use anything as a base for them,  I just glued a ring of buttons and built on top of them,

constructive criticism welcome and greatly appreciated!

« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2009 04:41:30 PM »

Oh my GOD....Thats all buttons??? Thats amazing!! It boggles my mind thinking about how hard that must have been! Very awesome job!! How did they do in your art school? Cute kitty by the way  Wink
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2009 06:02:31 PM »

Wow, that's pretty amazing that it's ENTIRELY made of buttons... before I read that, I seriously thought the darker connecting parts of the first crown was a fabric.  I really like the buttons used for the female crown- the way you spaced them looks awesome.
And your cat matches and is very cute, too <3
« Reply #3 on: October 06, 2009 08:26:12 AM »

Wow... INCREDIBLE!!!! Very intuitive....  Grin

I make cool stuff and do cool things, too bad I'm not cool...
« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2009 10:44:27 AM »

Wow, engenius!

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« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2009 05:10:06 AM »

I am really impressed.  I adore the second crown. All of the crowns are beautiful. I thought the first one was fabric too. I am in awe of your gluing skills.

I see your beautiful cats are ready to wear them, ROFL!

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