Dryer Lint Masterpieces

Metal smith Heidi Hooper of Strasburg, PA, makes 2-d works from dryer lint in varying colors. Started as a motivational project for herself after being diagnosed with cancer, Hooper starts with a sketch and then layers the dryer lint on top; each work takes roughly 3 months to create. She now receives regular submissions in the mail of dryer lint packages to use in her master-pieces.

Learn more about her philosophy and process in her 60 Second Doc:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svKRPfSECrs
Or on her website:
http://heidihooper.com/

Watch more 60 Second Docs here:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYsWPPZMhfI9EddYpPe6CYw

Egyptian Queen

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