Lauren Kirkham of Bueshang’s Creations
ARTIST IN FOCUS
Lauren is the artist behind Bueshang’s Creations (pronounced Boo-shang), a studio that
manufactures and sells high quality, hand crafted unique masks that are both functionally wearable
but also a piece of unique art by themselves. Based in Melbourne her current range is based
around natural curiosities with a heavy influence on skulls of different animals
Your creations conjure thoughts of extinct giants like the Diprotodon
A little, I would like to go more in that direction in the future but at the moment
Do you start with a freehand draw or digital file or do you sculpt straight
Yes, I freehand draw all my designs using a combination of reference material and just seeing
And you make your cast with?
Easycast all the way!
There is a great blend of technical and creative excellence in your work. Where did you
Mainly self-taught through a combination of internet research, pestering people