Are you fed up with winter weather? Not as much as these two characters. Inspired by a John Der painting, these guys are trying to dig themselves out of a typical Canadian snow storm. The Quebec license plate reads "Ayoye" - a French Canadian word. The Literal translation: Ouch! or Wow! Not so much a word as an exclamation.

16" high x 10" wide, x 14" deep

Automobile is paper mache, polymer and resin.

Figures are polymer clay and textiles

Available at Le Balcon d'Art, www.balcondart.com