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« on: January 19, 2010 07:08:26 PM »

I know I know… It’s another fish… But I love fish! This guy is about 12 inches long with a hook on the back for hanging. I need to reposition the second hanger because it’s a little too close to the back of the dorsal fin.
I used my regular old collage technique with filigree and glass bead embellishments. It took 2 days to make and is now hanging on my wall. I looove it!













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And the best part? The fins, lips and tail glow in the dark!! Hope you can see these ones.




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« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2010 07:22:01 PM »

That's gorgeous Teapot! I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2010 07:23:18 PM »

ooooh, so pretty! I love how the clay has a sheen to it as well.
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« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2010 07:40:33 PM »

I love the way you blend the color in the individual swirls.  Brilliant!
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« Reply #4 on: January 19, 2010 07:42:09 PM »

so much detail!! I love the colors and the clay used for the fins.
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« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2010 07:47:39 PM »

Fish are perfect for Florida!
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« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2010 07:57:42 PM »

Thanks everyone! *blush* I'm super pleased with all the details even though I was pretty much cross eyed when I was done.  Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: January 19, 2010 08:12:57 PM »

I just have 2 questions...did you use clay? and what kind?
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i love the lower (ventral?) fins and the mouth. very pretty.
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« Reply #9 on: January 20, 2010 02:09:02 AM »

That is insanely awesome. You are very talented. I bow to you.
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