"Art making is a form of alchemy, in a way, because you are trying…to make gold from nothing. When it works very well is when you manage to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary."
"How do you make one clown really look like a different person from another and have some character underneath the makeup? And what could that character be? Are they good or bad? Unsuccessful? Down on their luck? It was all about that makeup and everything that they do in order to create their faces."