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« on: August 06, 2009 01:56:17 PM »

AIM (Artisans in Miniature) magazine had a feature on using real mini seashells as bowls/plates/containers and I thought they were so cute!

I used Angie Scarr's tutorial on how to make prawns and tweaked it a bit, the seashell measures 3/4ths of an inch in length:

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« Reply #1 on: August 06, 2009 02:09:57 PM »

Oh my gosh! I would have certainly thought this was real food until I realized I was in the polyclay section. xD Love it!
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« Reply #2 on: August 06, 2009 02:31:08 PM »

omg.  if the shel is 3/4 of an inch, how small does that make the prawns?!!?  this is most definitly amazing.  Great work!  I'm impressed!
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« Reply #3 on: August 06, 2009 02:58:14 PM »

Wisted!  These would look great in my miniature house.  Fabulous work.
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« Reply #4 on: August 06, 2009 03:39:46 PM »

Mmmmm...makes me hungry just looking at it. Great job!
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« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2009 03:47:05 PM »

Thank you so much all<333  Cheesy

Each prawn measures about 1/4th of an inch long Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2009 04:06:43 PM »

you have some serious talent.  1/4 of and inch!!!  wow!  I totally "rocked" this Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2009 04:50:42 PM »

Holycrud!! I was looking for a recipe....you are way too talented!
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« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2009 05:15:16 PM »

As always, your work is AMAZING.
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« Reply #9 on: August 06, 2009 07:13:43 PM »

Oh wow... those really do look like the real thing!  Great job!
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