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« on: October 07, 2011 08:43:14 AM »

I have a project I want to do, where I need to create some 3-D stick figures?  (Basically, I want to make Christmas tree ornaments that are stick figures.)  Any ideas as to how to go about this?  I can't even decide what medium to use.  If anyone knows of a similar project here (or elsewhere online), I'd love to see a link.  I just couldn't figure out what search terms to use.  (Got lots of animation results.)

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« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2011 11:20:31 AM »

How about using pipe cleaners for limbs and maybe ping pong balls for heads?
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« Reply #2 on: October 07, 2011 12:01:33 PM »

How about using pipe cleaners for limbs and maybe ping pong balls for heads?

Do you think they'd hold their shape okay?
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« Reply #3 on: October 07, 2011 02:34:16 PM »

You might need to double up the pipe cleaners if you want them to support the head (I envisioned the head having a loop at the top to hang from the tree), but I suppose it depends how big you want them to be.
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« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2011 01:57:54 PM »

Popsicle sticks and wire (like wire hangers) are two things that instantly come to mind.
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