Ted

Ted

20x6x5

 

Ted by Betsy Youngquist is part of an ongoing series of found object masks celebrating the interconnected web of life on planet Earth. This mask was formed using a two wooden foundry form components from Memphis, TN. These foundry forms were used to create sand casted molds in Memphis during the first half of the last century. Parts for trains, ships, and streetcars were manufactured through this process. Ted is your everyday American who is wearing his mask. The remaining ingredients include: 

 

  • Antique glass doll eyes
  • Repurposed sheared mink
  • Repurposed sheep hide from vintage children's American Indian moccasins
  • Old African glass trade beads
  • Beaded vintage purse fragments
  • Antique wooden billiard components
  • Horse hair
  • Glass beads from Italy and the Czech Republic
  • Swarovski rhinestones
    $800.00Price