Ivan Denisovich Stitched Boots ( Handmade Paper Boots)

Added Aug 28, 2011

by heathermiche...

Albany, Georgia,...

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Description

I worked on a printmaking project and decided to mold a pair of my dad’s work boots. I made my own paper pulp and then made sheets and cast molded them and hand stitched them with embroidery threads.

If you like them or any of my other work check out: My facebooks pages:
Squirrely DoodleDesigns & The Reconstructionista
& My blog: thereconstructionista@blogspot.com

Material Notes

Cotton rag paper ( I used recycled drawings), cast molding, & embroidery thread

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Accessories

Credits

The Reconstrucionista

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    Sep 5, 2011, 10.29 PMby mojo elgin

    very cool! Did dad mind having his boots used for a mold? lol

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    Aug 28, 2011, 06.01 PMby stars

    These are amazing!

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    Aug 28, 2011, 05.25 PMby smallone

    cool!! love the staging too :)

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