Stages of a bust in progress
A few pictures to illustrate the development of a work in progress. On first picture the paper mache is still soft.
It looked hopelessly behind repair. For the first time I was considering giving up on paper mache entirely. But loved that face and reworked it by patiently adding small pieces of soft mache until the reconstruction seemed satisfactory.
I couldn’t decide on hair treatment so started experimenting with different ideas for a headdress:
Hiddenamongroots, hope you enjoyed.