Arts

20/03/2013

Sculptures made from doll parts

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(From The Sun) You wouldn’t usually call the Terminator “dollface” but this mug has been made completely out of old toys.

The Schwarzenegger character has scrabbled together with barbie arms for cheekbones, toy soldiers for hair and even Ken heads for ears.

The only part of the cyborg assassin not made from tossed-away toys is his trademark sunglasses.

This instantly recognisable fellow has been from lots of miniature Darth Vader models with remote control car wheels as cheekbones.

Artist Freya Jobbins was inspired by the Toy story films to use plastic doll parts to create these funny faces.

The South African-born sculptor says she makes the models to highlight how much money is spent on plastic children’s toys every year which are then chucked away.

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