Update: I won a Blue Ribbon at The State Fair of Texas with this piece! :)
I just finished my latest paper mache project! I really love this one. It's Jacques Cousteau riding a killer whale. Why? Who knows why these things come into my head, but I love that they do!
I've always been a fan of Jacques Cousteau since I was a kid watching his underwater adventures on TV. My mom is French, so there's that too. He's an iconic character with his red hat and glasses, so I decided he would make a great sculpture. I'm very proud of how he turned out.
The whale is held up with a dowel over a wood & paper mache ocean.