The Gil-Monster's Profile
Welcome to CHENILLE MACABRE: truly twisted pipe cleaners! I'm The Gil-Monster: a sinister toymaker who twists the innocuous-looking chenille stems into dragons, zombies, Lovecraftian monsters and who knows what else!
All creatures you see are made by me, The Gil-Monster. I taught myself how to do this from a handful of twist-ties from a package of GLAD garbage bags at the age of four. In college I honed my craft; utilizing paint, clothing, and general odds-and-ends to make the action figures I wanted to see. Thirty years later... here are the results!
Creatures stand anywhere between 2" and 7" high. are started from scratch and take anywhere from a hour to twelve to create. The bodies of the creatures are completely chenille stem and pipe cleaner, with felt and acrylic paint added. Additional materials include wood, plexiglass, accessories lifted from…
- Born on December 8
- Joined November 6, 2007