"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."
"One day I just decided to make one. And then it kind of clicked as a form. I would just say, “Let’s make this Hummel,” and then it would start forming and begin to abstract. It was something to act on, to alter, shift, and to work through ideas, and it just keeps going."