Jen Schultes' Papier-Mache Birds & Art Bowls of Junk Mail & Old Newspaper
Schultes started making papier-mache art bowls as a way to explore functional forms. She uses pulped junk mail, egg cartons, fruit dividers and bits of old paintings and color newspaper images. Watercolor gives the bowls a final, personal touch.
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