helen altman: spice skulls
Helen Altman's Spice Skulls are 42 spice varieties shaped into human sized skull forms. The natural colors and textures enhance the earthy qualities of her sculpture. Altman lives in Fort Worth, Texas where she creates artwork by altering commonplace materials. These skulls are made from spices and kitchen items like poppy seeds, fennel, mustard seeds, wild rice and mung beans.