About the Artist
Christopher Kirsch – 42, New Orleans native, self-taught painter, print maker, photographer and papier mache sculptor. In 1999, he founded the Carnival marching club, the Skeleton Krewe, which can be seen leading Krewe d’Etat during Mardi Gras as well as on Carnival morning. He began painting & drawing at a very early age, but never received and formal training. He is currently experimenting with mixed media recycled art pieces and print making on hand made recycled paper.
More of his work can be viewed at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/skeletonkrewe/