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Topic: DotD Inspired Sacred Heart and Skull  (Read 1861 times)
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« on: June 10, 2010 04:07:41 PM »

I did these for the recent Random Swap Rd 2. I love how the sacred heart turned out! It's so lovely and textural. The second was fun to paint, done in acrylics on a piece of wood.



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« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2010 04:12:32 PM »

I LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVE the sacred heart! The day of the dead skull's pretty rad, too! Awesome work!!
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« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2010 04:15:39 PM »

Aww thank you! Coming from you that means a lot  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 10, 2010 04:16:17 PM »

Shucks...you're welcome! You know I love me some texture!!!
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« Reply #4 on: June 10, 2010 04:17:39 PM »

Shucks...you're welcome! You know I love me some texture!!!

Haha I know. I'm trying to think how big the heart is now....probably the size of a small woman's fist. Tennis ball sized except longer.
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« Reply #5 on: June 10, 2010 04:32:16 PM »

That is so cool. I really love this. Such great work!! I'm really fond of Day of the Dead skulls. I love how they combine the morbid with the lively and colourful.
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« Reply #6 on: June 10, 2010 04:37:56 PM »

Me too. I love the traditions and history behind it.
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« Reply #7 on: June 10, 2010 07:04:59 PM »

I really love the sacred heart. Did you use polymer clay? I like the texture and how realistic it looks! Great job.
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« Reply #8 on: June 11, 2010 04:32:03 AM »

I really love the sacred heart. Did you use polymer clay? I like the texture and how realistic it looks! Great job.

Yeah I used tinfoil as the base and layered polymer clay on top of it (sculpey brand). The veins are done with puffy fabric paint and I slapped layers of paint over it after it was all done drying.
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« Reply #9 on: June 11, 2010 06:01:13 AM »

Thanks for sharing!
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