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« on: May 14, 2014 10:28:47 PM »

I finally re discovered paper mache. I found a wonderful site with plenty of  tutorials and eagerly got to work on my sculpture. I think I have found my new addiction Cheesy
I am having so much fun and have a greyhound and a Clydesdale horse in progress.
This doggy is about 10 inches tall and each sculpture has taken me about 2.5 hours to sculpt before I even start putting on the paper mache, but I love every minute of it!
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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2014 02:30:40 AM »

He's so sweet and his wee ruff just makes him cuter!
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« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2014 04:11:37 AM »

He is adorable.  He looks like a classic Punch and Judy Toby dog especially with his dear little ruff. Look forward to seeing the other projects.
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« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2014 05:26:10 AM »

This is awesome! Ditto on wanting to see the next projects, 'cause he's super cute!
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« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2014 05:39:52 AM »

Great beginning!  He has a lot of personality.  Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2014 07:40:28 AM »

Very cute and the ruffle is sweet.  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2014 09:59:40 AM »

He's darling! You did great work on him! Yes I agree can't wait to see more, especially a greyhound that would be so cool!!
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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2014 02:32:11 PM »

Wow, such a cutie!
You make me want to try too. Would you share the site that inspired you with us?
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« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2014 09:20:34 PM »

Hi, yes sure! The site I got all my info from is preg_replace('/(.{19})/', '$1 ', 'ultimatepapermache.com')
The lady is an absolute darling and everything is on her site. Paper mache recipes, her projects, tips and tricks, videos, painting tips.
I highly recommend it to anyone wanting to give paper mache a go.
I used her chihuahua pattern but changed it to more of a mini fox terrier, to suit what I wanted better.
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« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2014 10:26:35 PM »

Thanks a lot.

I can't wait to see your next creation.
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