Re: Post your "passion" artist - Niki de Saint Phalle
Well... I thought I would jump in with one.
Use Niki de Saint Phalle to inspire a wrapped wire
sculpture - or use her rounded works to inspire some
stuffed wire/nylon sculpture -with plaster addition
and maybe mosaic/gem accents:
I am just playing around - and found this FUN image
called Blue Magic by Niki de Saint Phalle
San Diego Museum has a nice collection online - brief
information about each artist, too.
Link is now included on my USA Museums page.
More FUN Sculpture by Niki de Saint Phalle
Take a walk through the garden:
yellow arrow to move forward
Some of the Tarot Cards could also inspire wrapped
Site has biography too.
Niki Museum in Japan:
This is nice- Sun God:
Use to inspire a different kind of wire/stocking
sculpture. Make a wire armature - wrap with poly
stuffing - cover with nylon stockings - sew into place
- just a stitch hear and there - and wrap with plaster
gauze. Embellish with paints - gems and more.
Maybe I will need to make a fish goddess woman
sculpture, now. Ah - more Invisible Art!
More individual works:
Niki will be found on an new page to come on my site:
Artists in Today's Classrooms: Who is your "Passion"?
Artists who inspire teachers and their students.
You folks have missed many of my "passions for the
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