Birds of a Feather

Two new dioramas for an upcoming show at Fleckenstein Gallery in Hampden, “…and Your Birds can Sing.”

Alred Hitchcock and Edgar Allen Poe sitting with a Raven on a bench
Max Ernst dreamt he was a bird.

These will join Larry Bird and the Bird’s Nest.

Bird Dioramas grouped together

Big Bird’s First Name

Big Bird’s first name is “Larry.”

Big Bird holding a basket ball.

My October Pals

An Altoids Smalls tin, with my fingers for scale.

A doctor, a devil, a pumpkin head, a skeleton, and a witch walk into a scene during the month of October. The skeleton asks for a glass of almond milk, and the witch passes him a glass and a mop.

Altoids smalls with a doctor, a devil, a pumpkin head, a skeleton, and a witch.

ROYGBIV

Praying Mantises in an altoids tin

In the beginning, “beginning” had 3 ‘n’s. Ns. N’s. B E G I N N I N G.

And also, ROYGBIV.

An Arm and a Leg

Anatomic drawing of an arm in an altoids tin
Anatomic drawing of a leg in an altoids tin

6. Cravistan (not shown)

Entomological leg
Alien appendage