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« on: April 22, 2011 07:41:22 AM »

Hooray! My first project in the polyclay board!

I was reading "Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West" and had this idea for a funny bookmark Smiley I'm sure someone else has to have had this idea before, but I couldn't find it via google, so I had to make one.


The legs are formed of polyclay, but I had to paint em white after baking because they turned brown in the oven :/ Oh well... Then I painted the rest of the details with acrylic inks. And I made sure to cut a slit in the top of the legs before baking, so I'd have a place to attach the rest of the bookmark!


I could have made a more awesome bookmark part of the bookmark, but it was late last night, and I couldn't be bothered... If I decide to make another, I'll definitely papercraft it up and make a legit Oz-themed bookmark.


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« Reply #1 on: April 22, 2011 07:44:42 AM »

that's hilarious! Love it  Cheesy I can't wait to see how you Oz-ify the rest of the bookmark.
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« Reply #2 on: April 22, 2011 07:50:49 AM »

love it!!
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« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2011 07:53:31 AM »

 Shocked Holy OMG!! That is awesome. I must do the same thing. I read all the time and I never thought of doing that for a bookmark. Oh Bravo. Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2011 08:05:30 AM »

Love it!!!!  Striped leggings are the best. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2011 08:12:12 AM »

that's really cool! Think I'm going to steal your idea and make one for myself ^^
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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2011 08:19:24 AM »

Too cool for school. No really.. I would love to have a sweet bookmark like this.. I would go out of my way to use it.... Great idea!
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« Reply #7 on: April 22, 2011 08:28:58 AM »

Thanks for the comments guys! Yeah if you make one, I wanna see it! My #1 advice is to not get impatient for ink to dry Smiley I couldn't stop touching those legs and they got kinda smudgy... And don't forget to cut slits at the top!
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« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2011 09:03:41 AM »

Brilliant idea, just brilliant! Do you giggle every time you go to read your book now? They look really well made too.
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« Reply #9 on: April 22, 2011 09:08:54 AM »

Ding dong this witch is awesome! 
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