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« on: November 16, 2008 03:22:36 AM »

I made a birdseed skull, using a plaster mould I had made previously.
I have been asked why?
I say because I could, the true answer only other craftsters can appreciate.............because the idea came to me in a flash, and would not let me rest until I had.
enough of the chatter, onto the pics.



coming out of the mould



its very crumbly, Im not sure how long it will last, but I am watering its head hoping for a grassy mohawk.
It currently resides on my kitchen window sill.
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« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2008 03:42:37 AM »

I'm loving the texture of this! Totally cool!
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« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2008 03:55:00 AM »

very cool and out there  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2008 05:35:38 AM »

For a second I thought the bird seed looked like maggots... creepy, but super ace at the same time!
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2008 05:48:28 AM »

thanks for the awesome feedback!
Maggots eww gross, but I can see what you mean.
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I originally thought of using bits of twigs, but thought it would just look like a mulch or potting mix head...............but hey maybe thats not such a terrible idea.hmmm
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« Reply #5 on: November 16, 2008 08:03:20 AM »

wow thats so cool i would love to see his grassy mohawk!
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« Reply #6 on: November 16, 2008 09:03:16 AM »

I love it. I thought you were going to put out for the birds and then you would have he lovely image of birds devouring a human skull.
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« Reply #7 on: November 16, 2008 09:27:27 AM »

For a second I thought the bird seed looked like maggots... creepy, but super ace at the same time!

Agreed. When I saw the thumbnail on the front page I was thinking it was a skull covered in maggots as well so I waited until after I ate lunch to look at it. Thank god it's birdseed and not nasty little bugs.

I like it. Make sure you post more pictures if you do eventually get a grass mohawk.
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« Reply #8 on: November 16, 2008 09:44:39 AM »

I love your reasoning for having to make it.   Grin  I want to see a grass mowhawk too!
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I thought it looked like maggots too!!
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