Month: March 2017

Quilled Persian Cat Portrait

Quilled Persian Cat Portrait

During the spring of 2017, I made a black and white cat portrait for a customer and it resulted in a cascade of cat portrait orders. This Quilled Persian Cat Portrait was a memorial piece of a beloved feline that had passed away recently. My 

Quilled Maine Coon Cat Portrait

Quilled Maine Coon Cat Portrait

This Quilled Maine Coon Cat Portrait is the fourth “portrait” I made of cats using my signature scrollwork technique in 2017. Two of them were memorial pieces and two were of living cats. I always love doing the memorials because I know how important pets 

The Basics of Edgework

The Basics of Edgework

Quilled Female Reproductive Tract

Quilled Female Reproductive Tract

A lot of my artwork stems from personal experiences and preferences. Sometimes something occurs in my life and I find a way to transform it into art. This is exactly what prompted the creation of this quilled female reproductive tract. It was around this time 

Making a Quilled Cat Portrait | Stop-Motion Video

Making a Quilled Cat Portrait | Stop-Motion Video

Just for fun, I took a photo after I placed each piece of the Black & White Cat Portrait (almost to the end, anyways). This is the Stop Motion video that resulted.

Quilled Black & White Cat Portrait

Quilled Black & White Cat Portrait

This was the first in a series of four cat portraits that I created in the Spring of 2017. And it was, I believe, this Quilled Black & White Cat Portrait that prompted commissions on the rest. The others included a full body siamese, a 

Paper Quilled Frog Dissection | Frog Autopsy

Paper Quilled Frog Dissection | Frog Autopsy

I’ve always been a huge science buff, so it wasn’t a huge leap to create my paper quilled frog dissection piece. I also call it the Frog Autopsy, though I understand that technically speaking it’s a necropsy since it’s an animal. During the spring of