B-I-N-G-O...and BINGO was his name-o!

July 7th, 2012 in member junk     
Lauretta Lauretta, member
6 users recommend


20"L x 38"H x 13"W I made this out of a fiberglass head I found in Santa Barbara, an old prop from a movie. The body is a child dress form. I've put a vintage bingo cage, with bingo balls, in the form for it's belly (there is also a bird on a spit in the cage). Adding the right base and wheels, the redesigned fez hat and arms/hands made from vintage egg beaters finished the assemblage off perfectly!!!


Pattern or design used: My own design - Lauretta Lowell
posted in: member junk, , bingo balls, curiosity, bingo, vintage toy, monster, outsider art, fez hat, whimsical curiosities, egg beaters, lauretta lowell, steampunk, rolling assemblage, pull toy

Comments (6)

CottageElements writes: This is our Saturday Member Feature! Lauretta, what an amazing piece of artwork. Well done! He maybe a little creepy looking, but what a character he is!! Can't help but make you laugh out loud!!

Lani Posted: 6:40 am on July 7th
MakinItHappen writes: He's ready for the Shriners' parade! HaHa. Cute! Posted: 7:59 am on July 3rd
JunkArchitect writes: What a freaky lookin' thang...but spectacular!

Jim
Posted: 9:27 am on July 2nd
clarerose writes: I say awesome too! What a fantastic creation :) Posted: 10:54 pm on July 1st
gadgetsponge writes: Another masterpiece Lauretta! Everything works so well together. I really like that three-wheeled base. Posted: 10:22 am on July 1st
Man_ito_ba writes: AWESOME Posted: 2:36 pm on June 30th
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