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« on: September 08, 2011 03:41:05 PM »

A friend received a gift of a plaster casting of teeth from her friend (who got them from her dentist after it was no longer needed).  My friend asked me if I had any ideas of what do to with them and eventually I did.  Zombie teeth!  Harvested directly out of a zombie we'll call, ummmm, oh, I don't know... Karen Chang.  After her head was properly removed, of course - all safety precautions were closely and properly observed.



Zombie lifestyle choices are hell on dentition, as you can see.



I wonder if zombies choose not to floss, because when they get their hands in their mouth they want to eat 'em?  I may never know the answer, but I can tell you from personal experience that zombie breath could peel the enamel off your own teeth, boy howdy.
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« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2011 03:52:10 PM »

Well, first off, those are just awesome. Great paint job.

Second, I am not feeling very well today, and I am kind of out of it, so when I first saw the thumbnail I thought it was a mini top hat, which I quickly realized it wasn't. But that made my creative juices start flowing and now I really want to pull out my old dental molds and make a mini top hat out of zombie teeth and fake brains.

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« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2011 03:56:12 PM »

That's BA! That would be a bomb Halloween decoration, consider it added to my list of Halloween decor I have to make! Awesome idea, kudos!
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« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2011 04:00:49 PM »

What, no chunks of brain in there?
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« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2011 04:47:40 PM »

Well, first off, those are just awesome. Great paint job.

Second, I am not feeling very well today, and I am kind of out of it, so when I first saw the thumbnail I thought it was a mini top hat, which I quickly realized it wasn't. But that made my creative juices start flowing and now I really want to pull out my old dental molds and make a mini top hat out of zombie teeth and fake brains.



Thank you!  I LOVE your idea!  Now I almost wish I'd suffered through the dental mold process so I could have a set (or a few) for myself. 

Your idea sounds fantastic!  If you post it when it's done feel free to pop in here and let me know so I will be sure to see it.  Smiley

That's BA! That would be a bomb Halloween decoration, consider it added to my list of Halloween decor I have to make! Awesome idea, kudos!

Thank you!  T'was fun and pretty fast, too.

What, no chunks of brain in there?

As part of the safety precautions taken by all Zombie Specimen Technicians (ZST), all foreign matter is removed from the specimen in a careful and extremely hygienic process.  There is a bit of nasty brown tartar in the inside on one of the bottom molars, though.
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« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2011 07:27:52 PM »

these are really cool!

but now all i keep thinking about is how i got my mother (a total hoarder) to throw away my grandmother's old dentures with a simple question...

"Can I have them for crafting?"

and out they went.
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« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2011 07:40:27 PM »

these are really cool!

but now all i keep thinking about is how i got my mother (a total hoarder) to throw away my grandmother's old dentures with a simple question...

"Can I have them for crafting?"

and out they went.
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Thanks!  And haha!  Maybe you could start doing that with lots of your mom's "collection."   Wink
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« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2011 08:31:47 PM »

next time i go to my dentist im gonna be hounding them for one lol. these are great!!
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« Reply #8 on: September 13, 2011 06:01:42 PM »

next time i go to my dentist im gonna be hounding them for one lol. these are great!!

Thanks! I get the impression that they end up with lots of them that they don't need.
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« Reply #9 on: September 14, 2011 08:39:51 AM »

These are wonderfully creepy!!  We make mouth guards (on the side) at my job - whenever I go in the back I'm a little weirded out by all the "teeth" lying around.  I might have to quietly make off with a few sets.  Wink
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