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Topic: My very first polymer clay project! (with photos now)  (Read 831 times)
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thegracklegirl
« on: February 28, 2008 07:59:40 AM »

And my first post here on crafter. My MIL collects santa claus dolls, so I made her one for christmas. His look is more wizard-like to set him apart from the others she has. I'm a bird lover so I had to include a cute little cardinal.

This was FUN to create!  And a learning experience.  






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« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2008 08:55:29 AM »

Very nice!... your MIL must have been thrilled.

P.S.  Be sure and post the actual photos here once you've responded enough times (anywhere at Craftster)... lots of people won't click on links  Cry
... you can also then say in the subject line "now with pics"

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POLYMER CLAY "ENCYCLOPEDIA" 
http://glassattic.com/polymer/contents.htm
few of my photos
http://s96.photobucket.com/albums/l163/DianeBB
(had to move them from YahooPhotos, so many now without captions)
thegracklegirl
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2008 10:06:40 AM »

Thanks for the tip, Diane. I'm learning!  Smiley

My MIL loved the doll, probably mostly because I put so much work into it. She has a "santa room" guest room containing thousands of santa dolls on shelves and all around. It's weird sleeping in that room and waking up to all of those eyes staring at me.
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2008 10:39:21 AM »

He's wonderful!  Love the fabric for his outfit too.
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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2008 10:47:41 AM »

What a wonderful doll! You did a super job!
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« Reply #5 on: February 29, 2008 03:10:40 PM »

Glad to see the actual photos here Smiley   I also hadn't noticed the cardinal he's holding... nice touch for your MIL!


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POLYMER CLAY "ENCYCLOPEDIA" 
http://glassattic.com/polymer/contents.htm
few of my photos
http://s96.photobucket.com/albums/l163/DianeBB
(had to move them from YahooPhotos, so many now without captions)
thegracklegirl
« Reply #6 on: February 29, 2008 04:08:22 PM »

Thanks, everyone!  Grin
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