Since 1996, Jay Kronenwald has been creating his gum blonde paintings by chewing up 500 pieces of gum and placing them on pieces of plywood.
Some of the females whove been chewed up and spit out by Kronenwald include Avril Lavigne, Paris Hilton and his one-time favorite muse, Britney Spears.
Each painting takes 40 hours to complete not counting chewing and he gets about $2,000 per piece.
So far, all of his paintings have been done from pictures and Kronenwald says thats because he wouldnt want to subject a live model to sitting that long while he chews.
Kronenwald hopes to exhibit his favorite Gum Blondes in 2006, but now that Spears has given birth, Kronenwald is no longer interested in gumming her up and has set his sights on Jessica Simpson.
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