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« on: October 03, 2009 04:07:19 PM »

I finally finished my "Blue Moon" sculpture. It's a little over 12" tall and it's the largest one I've done in polymer clay so far. The moon is polymer clay but the base is paperclay sculpted over a wood base I had laying around.

I painted the moon with my new airbrush. Well, it's not actually new new, my hubbahubby bought it for me about a year ago. I really didn't know how to use it and was a bit intimidated by it but I finally pulled it off my shelf, mixed up my paints, plugged in the compressor and blew paint at watercolor paper until I felt comfortable using it. Wow, it was alot easier than I thought and I am now IN LOVE with my airbrush. All Hubbahubby had to say was, "It's about time." He was grinning a big grin so I know he was happy I finally used it.

My friend Sandy is going to love this. Sandy, I'm coming over to your house tomorrow to give you your sculpture and a big hug for all the help you've given us.



   
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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2009 04:20:27 PM »

That's a gorgeous piece. Well done!
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« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2009 06:10:27 PM »

I love moon and sun!!
That is very cool, and what a great way to repay a friend
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« Reply #3 on: October 03, 2009 06:36:33 PM »

Truly gorgeous, especially the swirls in the stand Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: October 03, 2009 07:55:12 PM »

That is so beautiful.  Did you use some kind of armature under the polymer clay?
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« Reply #5 on: October 04, 2009 04:03:03 AM »

That is so beautiful.  Did you use some kind of armature under the polymer clay?

Yes, the moon has a wire and foil armature.

Thank you everyone for your wonderful compliments.  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: October 04, 2009 03:14:21 PM »

Gorgeous!  I love the tears on the moon.  Nice touch.  And great job on the whole sculpture.
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« Reply #7 on: October 16, 2009 10:53:27 AM »

Oh, how sad - I love it. You did a really good job on the base too!
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« Reply #8 on: November 18, 2009 10:42:02 AM »

Most fantastic!  I love it.  Great work!
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« Reply #9 on: November 20, 2009 05:44:37 AM »

Thank you everyone.  Cheesy
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