Thursday, February 22, 2018

Surreal Soft Sculptures Under Glass Dome by Lana Crooks

Blodeuwedd /The White Lady, 13” x 9.5” x 6.5” wall hanging

The Dance,  5"w x 7.5"h x 5"d hand dyed wool and silk

Bone China 1-4  4.5"h x 4"w x 4"d embroidered hand-dyed wool and brass

Winter Crow  8"h x 5"w x 5"d  hand-dyed silk and wool shaved glass

Study In Monochrome, 9″h x 5″w x 5″d under glass dome

Still This Heart, 4″h x 4″w x 4″d under glass dome

Textile artist Lana Crooks constructs surreal soft sculptures and anatomical specimens using hand-dyed wool, aging fabric and found objects. Her work is inspired by her love for "the antique, the creepy, the cute and the mysterious." She has won Designer Toy Awards twice for her exquisite work. You can see more of her work on Facebook and Instagram.