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Topic: All new! Gory, bloody, not-for-the-squeamish trinket boxes!  (Read 6142 times)
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« Reply #10 on: January 18, 2009 10:51:47 AM »

Love the Day of the Dead Altoid tin... good colors for its celebration too.

What kind of wavy blade/cutter did you use for the edgings on the top strips?


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foldsomething
« Reply #11 on: January 18, 2009 11:06:01 AM »

you can't go wrong with gore and glamor... excellent crafting! 
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« Reply #12 on: January 18, 2009 01:58:32 PM »

Wow I love 'em. Do you make the bodices and faces as well? From polyclay? Great work.
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« Reply #13 on: January 18, 2009 02:00:37 PM »

Holy moly!!!
i fricken love these.
tell me they are sculpted on altoid tins!!!!!
so so great!!
cheers!
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« Reply #14 on: January 19, 2009 12:14:11 AM »

Wow I love 'em. Do you make the bodices and faces as well? From polyclay? Great work.

Thanks!  I'm not nearly talented enough to sculpt the bodies (I make note of that when I sell them, but I didn't bother to do so here).  These are recycled or repurposed porcelain doll parts.
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« Reply #15 on: January 19, 2009 12:15:36 AM »

Love the Day of the Dead Altoid tin... good colors for its celebration too.

What kind of wavy blade/cutter did you use for the edgings on the top strips?


Diane B.

Thank you!
I use a dull ol' Olfa pinking wheel for the edging. 
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« Reply #16 on: January 19, 2009 12:17:16 AM »

Holy moly!!!
i fricken love these.
tell me they are sculpted on altoid tins!!!!!
so so great!!
cheers!

Thanks!  I do use candy or Altoid tins.  I also have a large stash of round or octagonal tins that I hoard at Christmas time Smiley
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dolliedestroyed
« Reply #17 on: January 19, 2009 04:58:31 AM »

I want all of these. Wonderful.
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prettyinkpink
« Reply #18 on: January 19, 2009 08:23:26 AM »

Wow! I love trinket boxes but these are absolutely amazing, the blood and bruises details are great. I love all of them.
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cherry_faery
« Reply #19 on: January 19, 2009 12:55:58 PM »

I love the contrast of the very beautiful women looking so serene and the gore.  Very cool!
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