A wearable mask with finely detailed tooling and carving on
The colourful pheasant feathers are an elegant accent .
Inspired by old tales and legends from earlier peoples Paul
and I created this mask by molding half a face in leather and
sculpting each feather. The wings and tail feathers come from
pheasant and grouse.
This humorous piece was actually inspired by the feathers
themselves. We were so attracted to the delicate colouring of
each one that we combined numerous feathers from a variety of
sources and added the claws as well. The face is of wet-formed
A variety of textures embellish this elaborate mask, decorated
as well with fine tooling in the leather.
Elegant pheasant feathers shoot out of the top with soft delicate
ones framing the face. The fur is a chinchilla pelt.