Old Man Winter


Old Man Winter measures 12" tall. Made from sugared osnaburg, he features a sculpted clay carrot nose, bead eyes, and a stitched smile. His black paper mache top hat has been aged for timeworn appeal. I tucked a vintage ticket stub in his red cotton ribbing hat band. Old Man winter is mounted on a vintage enamel funnel. I sewed 8 black buttons down his belly ... and tied red and black seam binding ribbon around his neck. He holds a muslin and baker's twine banner which reads:
W I N T E R