Special edition sugar skull sock monkey

This handmade, handsewn sock monkey is a special version of my sugar skull sock monkey line!

She has an embroidered face and her dress is soft stretch cotton with crow design.  She is adorned with flowers and a little bird sits atop her head.

Materials:

Work socks

Hypo-allergenic polyester fibre stuffing

Embroidery thread

Cotton

Felt

Artificial Flowers

UPDATE: SHE WAS DONATED DECEMBER 11, 2015 TO THE SILENT AUCTION FUNDRAISER AT MOUNTAINSIDE SECONDARY SCHOOL CRAFT FAIR BENEFITING THE KYT FOUNDATION.

  

 

  

Evolution of a portrait: “Calavera Kim”

          

Hope is like a harebell, trembling from its birth,
Love is like a rose, the joy of all the earth,
Faith is like a lily, lifted high and white,
Love is like a lovely rose, the world’s delight.
Harebells and sweet lilies show a thornless growth,
But the rose with all its thorns excels them both.

– Christina Rossetti

TO ORDER YOUR CUSTOM PORTRAIT VISIT MY ETSY SHOP:

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YOUR PURCHASE HELPS ME PROVIDE SOCK MONKEY THERAPY FOR AT RISK YOUTH ON THE LOWER MAINLAND, BC, CANADA!

Original art by Katarina Thorsen
18×24″ on newsprint in china marker

Once you have placed your order, EMAIL YOUR PHOTOS TO britakatarina@gmail.com or on ETSY CONVERSATIONS.

I mail the drawing rolled in a tube.

Portrait of the artist as a sugar skull: @julianlawrence

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Custom order portrait: Julian Lawrence. 18″ x 24″ China Marker, Acrylic and Felt Pen on Newsprint

Julian Lawrence

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TO ORDER YOUR CUSTOM PORTRAIT VISIT MY ETSY SHOP:

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YOUR PURCHASE HELPS ME PROVIDE SOCK MONKEY THERAPY FOR AT RISK YOUTH ON THE LOWER MAINLAND, BC, CANADA!

Original art by Katarina Thorsen
18×24″ on newsprint in china marker

Once you have placed your order, EMAIL YOUR PHOTOS TO britakatarina@gmail.com or on ETSY CONVERSATIONS.

I mail the drawing rolled in a tube.

Time to order custom sugarskull portraits!

It’s that time again!

Time to order custom sugarskull portraits!

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Anna T Fabulous of by post street and Jenn Mickey of 1181 Lounge at by post street launch party, April 2013. Photo by Viranlly Aix Liemena

Anna T Fabulous of by post street and Jenn Mickey of 1181 Lounge at by post street launch party, April 2013. Photo by Viranlly Aix Liemena

To order visit MY ETSY SHOP:

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YOUR PURCHASE HELPS ME PROVIDE SOCK MONKEY THERAPY FOR AT RISK YOUTH ON THE LOWER MAINLAND, BC, CANADA!

Original art by Katarina Thorsen
18×24″ on newsprint in china marker

Once you have placed your order, EMAIL YOUR PHOTOS TO britakatarina@gmail.com or on ETSY CONVERSATIONS.

I mail the drawing rolled in a tube.
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SEPT 20 7AM PST: @bypoststreet iPhone case release! #sugarskull #iPhone #iOS7 #iphone5S

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Acid and tender, hard as steel and delicate and fine as a butterfly’s wing, lovable as a beautiful smile, and as profound and cruel as the bitterness of life.

So Diego Rivera describes his wife, Frida Kahlo, and so we describe by post streets first limited edition iPhone case Calavera Karl, our artistic interpretation of our Fashion Saint, featuring our signature by post street portrait street art, embossed in white and available in all iPhone styles.

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