14×11″ print available here.
This print is called Siouxzee, both as an homage to Siouxzee and the Banshees, and also because of her pseudo-Native American feathers and bodypaint!
Siouxzee is part of my Carouselle Girls series, which takes “pony girls” one step further: I painted them as carousel horses! We put animals in situations to which we’d never subject ourselves: birds in cages, lions jumping through flaming hoops. To dress women in riding tack, impaled by poles, leaping gracefully, seemed a wonderful extension of this conceit. People tell me my Carouselle Girls remind them of a cross between Cirque du Soleil and Erte. That’s quite the compliment!