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A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of anxiety. This paper dress was inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Pacon paper, interfacing, acrylic paint, air-dry clay, thread
2’6” x 2’6” x 5’3”
2012
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of anxiety. Inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Pacon paper, interfacing, acrylic paint, air-dry clay, thread
2’6” x 2’6” x 5’3”
2012
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of anxiety. Inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Pacon paper, interfacing, acrylic paint, air-dry clay, thread
2’6” x 2’6” x 5’3”
2012
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of exhaustion. Art inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Burned rice paper, Copic marker, thread, electric lanterns
2012
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of exhaustion. Art inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Burned rice paper, Copic marker, thread, electric lanterns
2012
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of exhaustion. Art inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Burned rice paper, Copic marker, thread, electric lanterns
2012
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of guilt and anger. Art inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Drawing paper, rice paper, paper tape, vellum, spray paint, acrylic paint, copic marker, ink, electric lantern
5’ x 5’ x 6’
2013
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of guilt and anger. Art inspired in part by fairytales and historical costume. Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Drawing paper, rice paper, paper tape, vellum, spray paint, acrylic paint, copic marker, ink
5’ x 5’ x 6’
2013
A life- size paper gown sculpture referencing themes of guilt and anger. Art inspired in part by fairytales, specifically little red riding hood and historical costume. There is a wolf inside.Paper Dress by artist Emily Chase
Drawing paper, rice paper, paper tape, vellum, spray paint, acrylic paint, copic marker, ink, electric lantern
5’ x 5’ x 6’
2013
This paper dress sculpture was made by Emily Chase. It is inspired by the ways in which cicadas shed their exoskeletons.
Wire, abaca paper pulp, paper, dye
1.5' x 1.5' x 3'
2014
This paper dress sculpture was made by Emily Chase
Wire, abaca paper pulp, paper, dye
1.5' x 1.5' x 3'
2014
This paper dress sculpture was made by Emily Chase
Wire, abaca paper pulp, paper, dye
1.5' x 1.5' x 3'
2014
An embroidered paper apron sculpture by artist Emily Chase, depicting a row of little houses with one singed by fire
Burned wood, burned and embroidered Japanese paper, nails, thread
2014
An embroidered paper apron sculpture by artist Emily Chase, depicting a row of little houses with one singed by fire
Burned wood, burned and embroidered Japanese paper, nails, thread
2014
An embroidered paper apron sculpture by artist Emily Chase, depicting a row of little houses with one singed by fire
Burned wood, burned and embroidered Japanese paper, nails, thread
2014
A lacy paper christening gown sculpture that hangs from a bower of twigs. art by Emily Chase
Sticks, Japanese lace paper, dye
36" x 34"
2014
A lacy paper christening gown sculpture that hangs from a bower of twigs. art by Emily Chase
Sticks, Japanese lace paper, dye
36" x 34"
2014
A lacy paper christening gown sculpture that hangs from a bower of twigs. art by Emily Chase
Sticks, Japanese lace paper, dye
36" x 34"
2014
A sculpture of a pair of embroidered paper hunting gloves in a shadow box. Art work by Emily Chase.
Gold leaf paper, swarovski crystals, embroidery floss, charcoal
2014
A sculpture of a pair of embroidered paper hunting gloves in a shadow box. Art work by Emily Chase.
Gold leaf paper, swarovski crystals, embroidery floss, charcoal
2014
a paper clutch handbag sculpture with a wasp image and swarovski crystals in a shadow box. Art work by Emily Chase
Mulberry paper, thread, interfacing paper, scratched acrylic paint, embroidery floss, swarovski crystals
2014
a paper clutch handbag sculpture with a wasp image and swarovski crystals in a shadow box. Art work by Emily Chase
Mulberry paper, thread, interfacing paper, scratched acrylic paint, embroidery floss, swarovski crystals
2014
Paper dress sculpture made by artist Emily M Chase with a small house pocket and hand embroidery.
Japanese paper, alcohol marker, thread, ink, embroidery floss
2014
A paper wedding veil by artist Emily M. Chase depicting the inosculation of two trees. Paper Art.
Interfacing, acrylic paint, Swarovski crystals, antique hairpiece
4'x5'
2015
A paper wedding veil by artist Emily M. Chase depicting the inosculation of two trees. Paper Art.
Interfacing, acrylic paint, Swarovski crystals, antique hairpiece
4'x5'
2015
Floral paper dress sculpture by Emily M. Chase
Sewn and dyed paper, thread, soil, wire, antique box
2'x2'x1'
2016
Floral paper dress sculpture by Emily M. Chase
Sewn and dyed paper, soil, wire, antique box
2'x2'x1'
2016
Floral paper dress sculpture by Emily M. Chase
Sewn and dyed paper, thread, soil, wire, antique box
2'x2'x1'
2016