Artist: Kelley Benes
Materials: ceramic, vintage glass eye, human hair, Swarovski crystals and others, resin, chalk pastel, polymer clay
Hand-painted ceramic starfish with attached crystals and vintage glass doll eye with human hair lashes—flesh portion hand sculpted, painted and varnished. This piece measures 5” across and 2” tall, with a hook for wall mounting.
On top of making unsettling objects made up of teeth, shells, eggs, eyes, and human hair, Kelley is also a practicing illustrator, mixed media artist, and taxidermist. To view the entirety of her collection available here at Gold Bug, click here.