For those of you who are new to this summer series story, here is a chapter index in order so you can read from start to finish.

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

The art for this series was created by digitally manipulating a photograph I took of numerous mannequin legs all lined up on the floor of an alternative art space in Boston, Massachusetts.  I have included the finished art as well as the original photograph.

Betty Lou's Treasure Trove complete mannequin art by Jennifer Weigel featuring overlapping digitized images of mannequin legs
Betty Lou’s Treasure Trove complete mannequin art by Jennifer Weigel
Original photograph of mannequin legs as found
Original photograph of mannequin legs as found

This alternative version is called Beam Me Up and is a cheeky commentary on alien abduction (pun totally intended).

Beam Me Up inverted grayscale mannequin legs photograph by Jennifer Weigel
Beam Me Up inverted grayscale mannequin legs artwork by Jennifer Weigel

Feel free to check out more of Jennifer Weigel’s work here on Haunted MTL or on her writing, fine art, and conceptual projects websites.

Portrait of myself with dark makeup and crow skull headdress, backlit by the sun.
Portrait of myself with dark makeup and crow skull headdress, backlit by the sun.
About the Author

Jennifer Weigel is a multi-disciplinary mixed media conceptual artist residing in Kansas USA. Weigel utilizes a wide range of media to convey her ideas, including assemblage, drawing, fibers, installation, jewelry, painting, performance, photography, sculpture, video and writing. You can find more of her work at: https://www.jenniferweigelart.com/ https://www.jenniferweigelprojects.com/ https://jenniferweigelwords.wordpress.com/

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