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Shamanic Vestments for An Avenging Angel 2018 Leslie Ann McQuaide

artist's wedding dress lace and buttons, 1930's embroidery suite, wasp nest, javelina fur, cannibalized leather cocktail dress, designer skirt and purse, 1900's doll head, tin cock wall decor, rabbit fur, iron garden stake, antique screen hinges, escapulario verde, peacock feathers, dress form and other found objects 72 x 36 x 36 inches

Vestments for An Avenging Feminine Angel (back view) 2018 72 x 36 x 36 inches

artist's wedding dress lace and buttons, 1930's embroidery suite, wasp nest, javelina fur, cannibalized leather cocktail dress, designer skirt and purse, 1900's doll head, tin cock wall decor, rabbit fur, iron garden stake, antique screen hinges, escapulario verde, peacock feathers, dress form and other found objects

Shamanic Vestments For A Sacred Feminine Heart 2017

Dress mannikin, hockey stick, vintage Hotline wetsuit, Wacoal brassiere, baseball catcher shin guards, vintage lead and brass plumb, brass trophy plate, crystal and brass eagle, Donna Karan designer skirt in rubber, silk, wool and pearls, re-purposed clothing, steel belted radial tire remnants, Tibetan brass bell holder, rabbit fur, obsidian from Teotihuacan, pillow shams, wall decor with brass leaves and marble pears, Filipino pearl and bead clutch purse, vintage lamp base 72x 30 x 28 inches

Shamanic Vestments For A Sacred Feminine Heart 2017

Dress mannikin, hockey stick, vintage Hotline wetsuit, Wacoal brassiere, baseball catcher shin guards, Donna Karan designer skirt in rubber, silk, wool and pearls, re-purposed clothing, steel belted radial tire remnants, Tibetan brass bell holder, rabbit fur, obsidian from Teotihuacan, pillow shams, wall decor with brass leaves and marble pears, Phillipino pearl and bead clutch purse, vintage lamp base 72 x 30 x 28 inches

Shamanic Vestment for a Siberian Sky Goddess

Chandelier, ceramic thimbles, Italian mop head, glass taxidermy deer eyes, bubble plumb, dustpan, silver cup, mirrors, rubber glove, weaver's shuttle, leather chamois, dressmaker's mannikin, found fabrics, clothing, and objects, metal votive candle base 80 x 40 x 30 inches 2017

Shamanic Vestments For A Siberian Sky Goddess 2017 80 x 40 x 30 inches

Chandelier, ceramic thimbles, Italian mop head, glass taxidermy deer eyes, bubble plumb, dustpan, silver cup, mirrors, rubber glove, weaver's shuttle, leather chamois, dressmaker's mannikin, found fabrics, clothing,and objects, metal votive candle base 80 x 40 x 30 inches

Shamanic Apron for Women's Work

Assemblage with encaustic, leathers, fabrics, antique copper bicycle pump, rusted scythe, weather vane, sign painter templates, artist’s silver baby cup, plastic Lourdes holy water bottle, bone-handled shaving brush, scapulars, art deco necklace, rosaries, feathers, porcupine quills, jewelry, antique buttons, bone, wood, antique sewing/thread storage device, beads and other found objects 85 x 42 x 12 inches 2015

Shamanic Vestments For A Feminine Field Marshall

Assemblage consisting of antique lampshade, horse tail, artist's blood, feather duster, steel chain mail necklace, antique sieve, silver and brass bells, vintage welding goggles, copper chafing dish lid, vintage telephone receiver, vintage muskrat coat with linings and inter-facings, ammo bullet belt, sequined belly-dancing brassiere, WWII Pacific Theater decorative medals brass backings, silk Celtic knots, nut-processing conveyor belt gears, Tibetan chimes, rabbits' feet, steel drawer plates, piano felts, vintage Stewart tartan blanket, antique women's shoe forms, lamp base, lamb's wool, fireplace screen, beads, and encaustic; 84 x 36 x 34 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For A Feminine Field Marshall

Antique lampshade, horse tail, artist's blood, feather duster, steel chain mail necklace, antique sieve, silver and brass bells, vintage welding goggles, copper chafing dish lid, vintage telephone receiver, vintage muskrat coat with linings and inter-facings, ammo bullet belt, sequined belly-dancing brassiere, WWII Pacific Theater decorative medals brass backings, silk Celtic knots, nut-processing conveyor belt gears, Tibetan chimes, rabbits' feet, steel drawer plates, piano felts, vintage Stewart tartan blanket, antique women's shoe forms, lamp base, lamb's wool, fireplace screen, beads, and encaustic; 84 x 36 x 34 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For A Pregnant Crone 2016

Assemblage with vintage welding mask, bone, buffalo fur, ethnic wall embroidery, metal leaf wall decoration, feathers, mirrors, antique crocheted table runners, linen, beading, buttons, carved African calabash with cowry shells, dressmaker's mannikin, leather, Indian sequined embroidery, toy train tracks, miscellaneous fabrics, lamp base; 80 x 36 x 30 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For A Pregnant Crone

Assemblage with vintage welding mask, bone, buffalo fur, ethnic wall embroidery, metal leaf wall decoration, feathers, mirrors, antique crocheted table runners, linen, beading, buttons, African carved calabash with cowry shells, dressmaker's mannikin, leather, Indian sequined embroidery, toy train tracks, miscellaneous fabrics, lamp base, and found objects; 80 x 36 x 30 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For A Female Messenger

Female Shamanic Vestment composed of re-purposed women's clothing and found objects: 1920's French silk apron, 1950's American wedding dress and veil, Indian rhinestone embroideries, silk lilies, toy rattan cart with wheels, Middle Eastern beading, rosary beads, metal wings, Native American beading, buffalo hair, Tibetan silk prayer flags, metal birdcage, 1950's baseball mask elastic head strap, carved bones, embroidery thread, belly dancing bra, FIMO glow worms, hoe, dressmaker mannikin, lamp stand; 84 x 40 x 28 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For A Female Messenger

Female Shamanic Vestment composed of re-purposed women's clothing and found objects: 1920's French silk apron, 1950's American wedding dress and veil, Indian rhinestone embroideries, silk lilies, toy rattan cart with wheels, Middle Eastern beading, rosary beads, metal wings, Native American beading, buffalo hair, Tibetan silk prayer flags, metal birdcage, 1950's baseball mask elastic head strap, carved bones, embroidery thread, belly dancing bra, FIMO glow worms, hoe, dressmaker mannikin, lamp stand; 84 x 40 x 28 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For A Female Initiate With Spirit Dolls

Assemblage consisting of antique baptismal gown, leather, Middle Eastern embroidery, kiln temperature probe, dressmaker's mannikin, Rosemary Takeda's childhood tutu, hand-embroidered tea towels, willow branch, porcupine quills, religious scapular, metal photo display, porcelain dolls, hand-made lace, handkerchiefs, paper jewelry, metal stand; 65 x 36 x 24 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments for A Female Initiate With Spirit Dolls

Assemblage consisting of antique baptismal gown, leather, Middle Eastern embroidery, kiln temperature probe, dressmaker's mannikin, Rosemary Takeda's childhood tutu, hand-embroidered tea towels, willow branch, porcupine quills, religious scapular, metal photo display, porcelain dolls, hand-made lace, handkerchiefs, paper jewelry, metal stand; 65 x 36 x 24 inches 2016

Shamanic Vestments For a Fire Priestess

Assemblage with dressmaker mannequin, re-purposed clothing, lampshade, beads, antique leather welding apron leggings, lamp base, leather skins, mink, muskrat, found jewelry, metal decorative cornice, hand broom, sequins and drapery fabric 74 x 30 x 25 inches 2015

Shamanic Vestments For A Fire Priestess

Assemblage with dressmaker's mannequin, re-purposed clothing, lampshade, beads, antique leather welding apron leggings, lamp base, leather skins, mink, muskrat, found jewelry, metal decorative cornice, hand broom, sequins and drapery fabric 74 x 30 x 25 inches 2015