Inspired by a fascinator I saw someone wearing at a party, I thought, "why just use the feathers when you could use the whole bird?"
The wearable vanitas was born.
These 'wearable vanitas' serve as momento mori, and comment on mortality and the ephemerality of earthly vanity.
And you can wear them on your head.
made using wire, paper mache, organic and inorganic found objects.