Okay, I've completed three more in the Nine Idols series. This is Reaper, the Idol of Bloodshed and Violence. Given humankind's mad obsession for blood and wrath, and adding on the recent social and political storm in the US over gun control. Not to mention the ominous signs that the world is steps closer to… Continue reading Nine IDOLS: Four to Go…
So I have the pieces (eyes, teeth, nose) for all nine skullheads. Now to put them together! Here I am putting together the first of the 9 idols I call MR. VAIN. Because there is the tendency for one to worship, you guessed it, self. We as humans will do anything to stand out and… Continue reading Nine Idols WIP 5 – Skull Parts Assemble!
Part 4 of the series is here. Previously I made the molds for the eyes, noses, and teeth to add to the skulls, which I plan to cast it in resin to give the overall artwork a 3D feel. So I have survived the painstaking process of making latex molds, now comes the fun part:… Continue reading Nine Idols WIP 4 : Resin Casting
Hey there. Part 2 of my Work in Progress Session with THE NINE IDOLS. I've actually had these prepped last summer and now that I have the sketches down I'm ready to get working. Here are the nine boards primed with gesso. I opted to give them a 3d feel and so I stenciled the… Continue reading The Nine Idols WIP 2
"You shall not make for yourself an image [idols] in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below." - Exodus 20:4