Collection of Sarah Petite, Fredericton, New Brunswick.
Beaver skull (netted), beaver fur, gull skull, gull wings, human hair, grosgrain ribbon, metal cage, feathers, fabric, beeswax.
This was inspired by a childhood song I remember:
Little rabbit Foo-Foo, hopping through the forest, scooping up the field mice and bopping them on the heads! Down came the goooooood fairy, and she said... Little rabbit Foo-Foo, I don't want to see you scooping up the field mice and bopping them on their heads! Disobey me, and I'll turn you into a...
Foo-Foo is a wooly-eyed beaver skull with a beaver fur cap and feather antennas. He reminds me of a moth, and maybe he only comes out at night. In his little cage is a seagull skull, so he must hunt gulls to steal their wings, for he has no arms of his own. His waxed body is completely stuffed with human hair.