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« on: July 27, 2010 03:20:41 AM »

my fishee is approx 3 inches long.  solid fimo.  i had my first attempt at a cane and i sliced it to make scales.  the eyes were an experiment.  white discs with a hollow with a little black snake in it. then coloured deko-gel in it.
in the baking the side fins fell off and the tail got a bit discoloured so i disguised it with some gold paint - but i really like the result!!  and a little varnish on fishee's body.


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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2010 04:28:13 AM »

aww its so pretty, great job Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2010 04:29:20 AM »

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« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2010 06:22:30 AM »

Great work!  I love the scales and the gold paint is a wonderful touch - especially the way the light is hitting it in the third snap.
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« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2010 06:27:59 AM »

That is incredible! I'm been starting to work with Fimo and Clay! They fascinate me, but i'm not much of a free hand person.

That would be stunning in my tropical fish guest room!
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« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2010 08:39:25 AM »

Wow!!  Your fishee is amazing!!  So pretty!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: July 27, 2010 10:03:59 AM »

This is beautiful. Great job. Would never know that anything went wrong. Looks like this is the way it was meant to be.
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« Reply #7 on: July 27, 2010 11:19:33 AM »

Very nice!  And love the eye too!
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« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2010 11:37:52 AM »

I love the gold fins, they are so shiny. I'm always afraid to make canes since I don't want them to come out crappy but yours look great! Great job on this!
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« Reply #9 on: July 27, 2010 01:31:39 PM »

cute cute! love the fins
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