We wondered what was walking up the garden path when Leo arrived wearing this fantastical piece of body art. Leo is one of our regular Friday volunteers and a 3D artist. This particular piece of Cyber Punk art, made from recycled electronic gadgetry, is being modelled by Richard.
After giving us a brief history of Cyberpunk costume art and its influences Leo encouraged us to bring along any broken gadgetry from home that he could re-purpose as cyber sculptures for the garden. Who knows, perhaps a fairy light will become an insect’s antennae, a piece of circuit board a butterfly’s wing!
Here is Leo sporting another set of eye-goggles:
It was a day that spanned the ages – from futurist features to traditional culinary arts – as we chopped and stirred windfall apples and plums donated by nearby plots into scrumptious spicy chutneys and pickles.