A large whale created from upcycled leather scraps (purses, baseballs, etc) with a zipper mouth and other found curiosities. Made to order with unique materials.
Made to order
Please allow 2-3 weeks for the creation of your very own whale. This collection is available in white or natural and with or without a spout. Please note your preferences when you contact me.
*size: 30″ × 52″ × 1″ (average)
*ready to hang | signed and dated by dolan geiman
More on the white whale:
Created with vintage baseballs from baseball games around the u.S. Of a. Recycled leather gloves from southern debutantes, patent leather shoes, leather handbags, and various other garments i have gathered form abandoned farms and places across the country. I collect these pieces in my studio and over the course of a few months start laying out the pieces and then when i have enough parts, begin to assemble the white whale. Some of the pieces have buttons and snaps still attached, these are my way of representing the barnacles that our real life whales accumulate from their life in deep . The zipper mouth is the final touch, from a vintage leather jacket.