Dead_Sweet Art & Illustrations

The Art, Photography, Taxidermy & Collections of Mia-Jane Harris.
Art delving into the curious, fascinatingly odd, morbidly beautiful, and mutatedly unique
Havent taxidermied in a while, but here comes a new taxidermy piece ;)

Havent taxidermied in a while, but here comes a new taxidermy piece ;)

More exhibition news :D —- i shall now also be part of the group show ‘TEN’ @ The Cultivate Gallery from the 24th - 29th of October —- aka in a week n a half ;)

More exhibition news :D —- i shall now also be part of the group show ‘TEN’ @ The Cultivate Gallery from the 24th - 29th of October —- aka in a week n a half ;)

I am also soon exhibiting in the group show ‘Fragments’ @ The Vibe Gallery (London Bermonsey) from the 7th - 9th of November, exhibiting alongside some great fellow artists/friends of mine :)In this show I shall be debuting my new assemblage series.

I am also soon exhibiting in the group show ‘Fragments’ @ The Vibe Gallery (London Bermonsey) from the 7th - 9th of November, exhibiting alongside some great fellow artists/friends of mine :)

In this show I shall be debuting my new assemblage series.

Just had a meeting @ Electric Kitsch (Hackney Downs Studios) and I shall now be exhibiting there twice in the next couple of months :) Shall have a series of around 10 pieces in their Halloween group show and then shall be taking over the gallery space for a solo show 17th - 23rd of November. Shall be selling all pieces from both shows. This includes taxidermy pieces that have never been available to buy before, original drawings, jewellery & budget priced prints.Mia x

Just had a meeting @ Electric Kitsch (Hackney Downs Studios) and I shall now be exhibiting there twice in the next couple of months :)

Shall have a series of around 10 pieces in their Halloween group show and then shall be taking over the gallery space for a solo show 17th - 23rd of November.

Shall be selling all pieces from both shows. This includes taxidermy pieces that have never been available to buy before, original drawings, jewellery & budget priced prints.

Mia x

Been working on my dollhouse for a few hours and its starting to really get somewhere now :) —- just wallpapered, painted and accessorised the dinning room ^^

Been working on my dollhouse for a few hours and its starting to really get somewhere now :) —- just wallpapered, painted and accessorised the dinning room ^^

Been working on my dollhouse for a few hours and its starting to really get somewhere now :) —- just carpetted and accessorised the bedroom ^^

Been working on my dollhouse for a few hours and its starting to really get somewhere now :) —- just carpetted and accessorised the bedroom ^^

Before and after i skinned it … And i had no gloves on me so i skinned it with my feet by the way … If thats not the most disgustingly impressive thing in the universe then fuck knows wot is XD  (at Lake District National Park)

Before and after i skinned it … And i had no gloves on me so i skinned it with my feet by the way … If thats not the most disgustingly impressive thing in the universe then fuck knows wot is XD (at Lake District National Park)

I won ‘peoples choice’ for The HIX Art Award! :D ——- Thank you so much to everyone who voted for me, it means so much <3

I won ‘peoples choice’ for The HIX Art Award! :D ——- Thank you so much to everyone who voted for me, it means so much <3

Todays finds from my favourite house clearance store :) &#8212;- two leather bound christian books and a rose cameo &#8212;- al for £1 :)

Todays finds from my favourite house clearance store :) —- two leather bound christian books and a rose cameo —- al for £1 :)

Making an archive off all the dead animals i currently have in the freezer so that when I come to do my next taxidermy piece I know what I have to work with &#8212;- 1 fox, 1 rabbit, 1 seagull, 1 pigeon, 1 ferret, 2 pigmy shrews, 1 sqashed brown mouse, 1 baby blackbird, 1 infant robin, 1 blue tit, 1 yellow finch, 1 brown mouse, 1 vole, 1 white mouse, 1 rat, 1 mole, 1 black bird.

Making an archive off all the dead animals i currently have in the freezer so that when I come to do my next taxidermy piece I know what I have to work with —- 1 fox, 1 rabbit, 1 seagull, 1 pigeon, 1 ferret, 2 pigmy shrews, 1 sqashed brown mouse, 1 baby blackbird, 1 infant robin, 1 blue tit, 1 yellow finch, 1 brown mouse, 1 vole, 1 white mouse, 1 rat, 1 mole, 1 black bird.

Part of todays second sketch for my new series of decay drawings entitled &#8216;Patterns of the Rotting Flesh&#8217;  (at Guy&#8217;s Hospital)

Part of todays second sketch for my new series of decay drawings entitled ‘Patterns of the Rotting Flesh’ (at Guy’s Hospital)

The biological specimen i am currently sketching &#8212;- I want to display a series of drawings that show how death and decay eat away at the body alongside my assemblage sculptures that I am creating to represent this overpowering swarm. (at Guy&#8217;s Hospital)

The biological specimen i am currently sketching —- I want to display a series of drawings that show how death and decay eat away at the body alongside my assemblage sculptures that I am creating to represent this overpowering swarm. (at Guy’s Hospital)

HELP !!!

Can you please help me win the ‘peoples vote’ for the HIX Award!

VERY EASY AND VERY QUICK TO VOTE

All you have to do to vote is click on the link below and ‘like’ the picture of my piece…

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=632226733467772&set=a.632215650135547.1073741827.488632267827220&type=1&relevant_count=1

This award could bring some great opportunities my way so I would really appreciate it if you could support me and take 5 seconds of your day to vote and help me <3 

Thank you so much,
Mia-Jane Harris
xxx

PS: also, anyone who wants to give me a bit of extra help, if you could reblog this post and keep the text about how to vote then this would really help me too. Spread the word, spread taxidermy <3

(Source: dead-sweet-art, via thebonequeen)

Sneak preview of my newest assemblage piece that I&#8217;ve been working on today.

Sneak preview of my newest assemblage piece that I’ve been working on today.

HELP !!!

Can you please help me win the ‘peoples vote’ for the HIX Award!

VERY EASY AND VERY QUICK TO VOTE

All you have to do to vote is click on the link below and ‘like’ the picture of my piece…

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=632226733467772&set=a.632215650135547.1073741827.488632267827220&type=1&relevant_count=1

This award could bring some great opportunities my way so I would really appreciate it if you could support me and take 5 seconds of your day to vote and help me <3 

Thank you so much,
Mia-Jane Harris
xxx

PS: also, anyone who wants to give me a bit of extra help, if you could reblog this post and keep the text about how to vote then this would really help me too. Spread the word, spread taxidermy <3

(Source: dead-sweet-art, via valmonella)