Sanford


Sanford 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. It is embellished with red and white rick-rack and a pom pom. Sanford is mounted on a vintage ink bottle. I sewed 5 red buttons down his belly ... and tied red and white seam binding ribbon around his neck. I pinned a muslin tag to his chest with an old safety pin ... and tucked small wired candy canes in his pocket. He holds a muslin and baker's twine banner which reads:
S W E E T S