Horse Purse

Buttercup prior to his head loss. Initially, I was going to only use his body to turn him into a Centaur. Therefore after decapitation I would have reused the head…

Whimsigoth Vs Minimalism

Whimsigoth is the aesthetic equivalent of an old cottage in the woods full of bobbles and trinkets. Minimialism, as the name implies is the complete opposite. A minimalist aesthetic generally…

Upcycle Progress Whimsigoth HursPurs

Summary: I acquired a used, beat up toy horse from Goodwill with another idea in mind. Upon getting the horse I became inspired, sketching out a concept of what I…

Upcycle Project: Horse Purse

For my project, I wanted to make something that would be useful to me but still be a piece of art. I came upon an old beat up toy horse…

Post 1 Aesthetic Exploration: Whimsigoth

Originating in the late 1980s-90s, Whimsigoth aesthetics emerged from the peak popularity of gothic-inspired pop/rock music, Tim Burton, and the graphic design work of Margo Chase, Vrontikis, and a bit…