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Topic: Bangles, brooches and a penguin in a wizards hat  (Read 1778 times)
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« on: October 14, 2010 11:43:39 PM »

finally got round to doing one...Galaxy (in pink)
polymer clay over a scrap clay armature.
backfilled, sanded and buffed.

i made a larger armature for this bangle but i think the 'Galaxy' design works far better on a slimmer more delicate bangle.





more constellation brooches



(from top) Aquila (the Eagle), Corvus (the Raven), (remake) Lepus (the Hare)
i tweeked the blend using 'glitter white' (fimo) instead of white. the resulting blend is much closer to what i wanted : )

Corvus. detail



and a penguin in a wizards hat Grin
im not sure if i should leave him as he is or make a base to go with him Undecided....and maybe a staff or a wand Undecided





comments and advice more than welcome Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2010 12:34:17 AM »

He's so cute! But he needs a staff for sure.
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« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2010 01:18:52 AM »

Hahaha I love the penguin. I shall think of him as "linux wizard" Roll Eyes
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« Reply #3 on: October 15, 2010 02:03:43 AM »

Great for halloween .... a penguin wizard is so cool!

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« Reply #4 on: October 15, 2010 09:04:05 AM »

Everything looks great! I love the penguin Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: October 15, 2010 10:48:42 AM »

Your work is very impressive, such a skill of execution, they are all so perfect!
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« Reply #6 on: October 18, 2010 01:05:29 AM »

Your work is very impressive, such a skill of execution, they are all so perfect!

thank you.
much of my jewellery seems to based around simple bold colours and flowing, sculptural shapes (patience and whole lot of sanding).
modelling such as the penguin is relatively new to me. its soo fiddly! (i have renewed respect for anyone who makes miniature foods! ) it took me ages to get his eyes even Roll Eyes
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« Reply #7 on: October 18, 2010 01:35:51 AM »

maxxev - i love all of your jewellery - and your penguin is sooo cute - he needs a wand or a staff tho for sure Smiley
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