I was inspired by this:
(Steve Juliano artwork from Requiem for the Dead)
and combined with this:
(other fan art by me for Requiem for the Dead)
I mod podged a Michael's styro skull with 7 Gypsies sheet music tissue paper:
added some gesso, embroidery, glitter, chipboard & bling
then it became this:
I'm not sure I like the heart with the wings. I think they look like horns, or
puppy dog ears...
I think I might trade that out for some Frida Kahlo style flowers (roses)...
or a spider web like this:
I got my costume made &
I'm getting ready for a potluck tomorrow by
whipping up some monkey knuckles
and brainy cupcakes!!!