Sunday, 14 May 2017

The Pretty Kitty an XXX Miniature

May I present, "The Pretty Kitty" a naughty little shadow box filled with a plethora of wangs, porn, xxx mags and more. 

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

(Shout out to James for the term "pretty kitty" which I LOVE)

Clearly, I have the sense of humour of an adolescent boy...


... but there was a little more to making this than the sake of a few tittering laughs.

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

I've mentioned before about trying to get over my shit, my insecurities and inhibitions. It's hard! So many of us (myself included) carry all this shame and embarrassment about sex and sexuality. Things that as competent grown people, we are allowed to explore and enjoy.

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

I'm all for giggling over Princess Seka, and lube and double ended dildos! Sex IS totally fun and funny and ridiculous. It should not be some shameful dirty thing hiding in the dark and held over peoples heads. I wanted to make something fun and ridiculous and say "Look at this! I made something filthy and nothing horrible happened and by golly some people even liked it!"

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

ANYWAY, on to the details. All of those magazines, movie posters and VHS covers are real vintage xxx materials. Yes, there was an actual magazine called "Sluts & Slobs".  The magazines all open and have dirty material inside. The dildos, vibes are all made from polymer clay. And since I've had comments and questions about the peens, they are accurate representations of actual male members.


The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

The vaginas are were made from these Miniature Corn Cobs. The butt plugs were trimmed from these 7/8 Inch Wood Finials and these 3/4 Inch Wood Finials. The chastity belt was created using this
Cast Metal Padlock and a couple of snippets of ribbon.

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

One of my favourite details are the little VHS tapes, for which I simply covered Old Fashioned Grocery Rectangular Tins with vintage porn covers.

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

It is a teeny tiny space, using the Small Frame Shadowbox from AlphaStamps.com. The interior measuring just 3-1/4" x 4-3/4" and 2" deep. It really didn't take too much to fill it up that space so I have a collection of dirty little things that never made their way into this piece. Guess there will be some more frisky mini's in the future.

The Pretty Kitty, an XXX miniature

If you're a dirty birdy like me, here are the supplies I used for this piece... you know, if you're itching to make your own filthy little something.

Small Frame Shadowbox
Polymer clay