Hi there, I'm Marn. I make beakies and they teach me how to be (a person).

Beakies are energy beings made from clothes worn to threads.
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philospher ginger tabby cat soft sculpture

Ginger Tabby Angelica

In a lidded box on the shelf Angelica sat alone. Many months later, I took her out. Orange stripes dances around her body made of thinned yellow cotton. What is that at the tip of her ears? She said, “to survive the dark, alone, I became my light.”
Fat exotic short hair cat doll with seal point colours looking very grumpy

Exotic Short hair Leonard

His life is an ocean, his days tides. He sails, guided by the pink light of his nose on her storm grey combed cotton face. Rain, shine or thunder storm, weather does what it does, and he sails smiles and meows. I call him Leonard. His body made of a thick sand coloured ribbed jersey, […]
Tuxie cat handmade textile soft sculpture looking grumpy at the camera

Tuxedo Cat Edith

The black cotton didn’t stretch as much as I thought is would. She is small. I tried to grow this little one by stuffing her more than I did with other beakies. She is stiff, rigid and doesn’t give. Never give way, never give in, never up. The black mark on her right paw is […]
Yellow retriever puppy dog soft sculpture looking like a sad puppy

Retriever Puppy Alvin

The worn and thinned golden cotton jersey barely veils the stuff he’s made of, let alone hide the rushes of emotions he has about everything around him. He hasn’t once been asked to retrieve anything, he wonders how he was ever going to prove his worth. He has seen his reflection in a jam jar […]
Brown mongrel puppy dog soft sculpture doll from recycled materials, happy tongue out

Mongrel Puppy Randolf

His peachy brown cotton spandex’s silky soft and smooth. While he was made, nothing snapped or snagged. He has no holes, no patches, no stains. He is just an ordinary dog, like any other. His only exceptional quality is that he beats the rest to even ordinariness. He didn’t mind. He didn’t care. Actually, he […]
cow cat textile art doll

Cow cat Theo

His lint covered fabric was washed thin. I gave him black patches not only to hide the bumps inside. He stopped me from stitching another patch. ‘What was will always be,’ he said, ‘don’t need coverup, I need to dress up.’ With that same scrap, I made a bow-tie for Theo.