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« on: April 26, 2011 01:00:10 AM »

So I had a piece of mirror that was just laying around.  So I decided to sculpt some sculpey around the edge.  I decided to go for an Alice in Wonderland theme,and came up with the caterpillar smoking the hookah.

Sorry for the picture quality I took it on my phone.

Technically right now it could be complete.  But I wanted to somewhow include his famous phrase of "Who are you?" into/onto it.  I had originally thought along the existing smoke rim along the top, but then started thinking about maybe frosting it onto the mirror surface.  And then I became apathetic.

So I am looking to you guys for suggestions/encouragement.  Materials don't matter, so suggest whatever you want.

And yes I know that he kind of resembles the "Me Gusta" meme... lol
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2011 03:03:53 AM »

I like the idea of frosting it, maybe with a few smoke rings too?

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« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2011 05:00:46 AM »

i like the idea of etching it, make it look like smoke, that could be kinda cool

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« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2011 06:00:40 AM »

I also like the idea of etching it!  What if you started it in paint along the top edge "Who are" and then frosted the "you" with smoke rings after it?

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« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2011 11:41:20 AM »

If you're not feeling up to etching it, why not get some glass enamel and just paint on the surface? You could still get a pretty cool smoky look out of it. (Though I think the etching would be at least twice as cool)
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