Sculptures that were not meant to last China Daily There, on the lawn, two of his sculptures - giant papier-mache figures - were lashed like hostages to an oak tree. Other figures lay in a disintegrating heap, undone by wind and rain.
I like to think of it as canvas giving birth to form, but more simply, it's paper mache sculpture that you can hang on the wall. After developing an idea and sketching, the first thing I do is select a base for the work.
I don't care how old you are, paper mache is a unique experience. It is something that will stay in your memory for a long time. We used fabric for our sculptures because I'm using up donated supplies.
Impressive Paper Mache Sculptures of Dogs Gone Wild. New York artist Will Kurtz creates quirky and impressive life size sculptures constructed of torn sheets of newspaper, wood, wire, tape and everyday objects.