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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 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.
Cheers
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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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