Ruby! In plasticine #puppet #face #sculpture #clay #busking #nyc #puppetmaking #craft #handmade #theater #performance #brooklyn

Ruby! In plasticine #puppet #face #sculpture #clay #busking #nyc #puppetmaking #craft #handmade #theater #performance #brooklyn

Stop motion collaboration with @georgekarabinis #stopmotion #independentfilm #animation #foundobject #reuse #recycle #sewingmachine #iron #irony #nyc #handmade

Stop motion collaboration with @georgekarabinis #stopmotion #independentfilm #animation #foundobject #reuse #recycle #sewingmachine #iron #irony #nyc #handmade

Spring Summer Fall Winter

Seasonal pop-up cigarette collage boxes

Made of paper, acrylic paint, gel medium, lace, string and small metal brads

Photographed by the lovely George Karabinis 

http://georgekarabinis.tumblr.com

Ever have dreams about animals? A short comic in progress spawning from watching my BF shoot our friend’s  illustrations and comics. @alexaculioli @georgekarabinis #dreams #totem #spiritanimal #dream #luciddream #comics #comic #anthology #bedroom #penandink #pen #illustration

Ever have dreams about animals? A short comic in progress spawning from watching my BF shoot our friend’s illustrations and comics. @alexaculioli @georgekarabinis #dreams #totem #spiritanimal #dream #luciddream #comics #comic #anthology #bedroom #penandink #pen #illustration

The littlest puppet, so sweet #Gutboy #puppet #puppetry #littlegirl #blonde #handmade #independentfilm #NYC #marionette #animation

The littlest puppet, so sweet #Gutboy #puppet #puppetry #littlegirl #blonde #handmade #independentfilm #NYC #marionette #animation

Prop limbs, happy I didn’t finish these before lunch. Gross! #gore #puppet #independentfilm #Gutboy #Standardtoykraft #guts #horror #puppetry #animation #marionette #limbs #latex

Prop limbs, happy I didn’t finish these before lunch. Gross! #gore #puppet #independentfilm #Gutboy #Standardtoykraft #guts #horror #puppetry #animation #marionette #limbs #latex

Wedding favor and bunny doll #handmade #art #dollmaking #bunny #hrpiper #paper #craft #victorian #vintagedress #gift

Wedding favor and bunny doll #handmade #art #dollmaking #bunny #hrpiper #paper #craft #victorian #vintagedress #gift

http://georgekarabinis.tumblr.com/

Thanks George for the photos! This is not my newest work, but I was recently able to revisit it. The Rat King Tree is carnivorous tree puppet with a false opening to lure prey. The tree is latex painted nylon stretched over wire mesh.

The set is a miniature forest and breaks off into two parts. 

Mutant Frog Men 

They’re Czech marionette inspired characters for Gutboy

Spawned from a womb of doom ~ they feast on the flesh of the wicked and drag them down to watery graves 

http://www.gutboymovie.com/

Czech marionette inspired characters for Gutboy! 

These are some lovely ladies of the night, ready to whisk you away 

http://www.gutboymovie.com/

Paper Pop-Up Abstract Winter Scape in a Cigarette Box 

This was the prototype, many more to come! I was inspired by my recent road trip through PA, OH, IN & IL

The snow of the landscape was like fine lace 

Czech marionette inspired characters for Gutboy! 

Made mostly of paper and glue

http://www.gutboymovie.com/

Kug! A giant brute of a police officer with a surprisingly cute butt :P

He is a huge marionette, towering over the other characters 

Watch what happens!

http://www.gutboymovie.com/

Tiny carved foam BRAAAAAAAIINS for Gutboy!

http://www.gutboymovie.com/

Three collages using paper materials I’ve collected within the past 6 months in NYC

The World Beyond The Velvet 

Exploring the Relationship Between the Body and Personhood

All Inclusive Mass Emergence into Fantasy Space