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« on: October 26, 2011 02:39:40 PM »

This is what happens when I have a free afternoon, some polymer clay, and an urge to indulge my inner mad scientist: I create my own little army of mini-monsters!

First up are two of my favorite movie monsters: Pinhead from Hellraiser and the Repo Man from Repo: The Genetic Opera.


Next, I went with a more classic set: Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, and the Wolfman.


Here's the gang all together, ready to celebrate Halloween!


This is my first attempt at making any sort of doll shape, so they're still a bit rough around the edges. Any suggestions for how to improve this process would be greatly appreciated. I'm a polymer clay noob.  Wink

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2011 04:15:58 PM »

I really like the Hellraiser and the Repo man! Cheesy Good job!
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« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2011 05:46:47 PM »

yay for lil mini repo nathan! Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: November 08, 2011 05:10:53 AM »

Those are adorable!

My tip for making figures/dolls is to wrap the clay around wooden beads or sculpted foil bases. It helps me keep the shape of the figures from getting squished when I'm decorating them. It also adds some weight, and saves on clay.
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« Reply #4 on: November 08, 2011 01:38:39 PM »

Thanks for the tip, heatheres76! I just bought some more clay, so I'll definitely try your wrap technique with my next batch.
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« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2011 03:10:58 PM »

This is what happens when I have a free afternoon, some polymer clay, and an urge to indulge my inner mad scientist: I create my own little army of mini-monsters!

First up are two of my favorite movie monsters: Pinhead from Hellraiser and the Repo Man from Repo: The Genetic Opera.

This is my first attempt at making any sort of doll shape, so they're still a bit rough around the edges. Any suggestions for how to improve this process would be greatly appreciated. I'm a polymer clay noob.  Wink

Thanks for looking!


You did great and your work is neat.
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« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2011 01:35:51 PM »

wow now thats awesome great lil monsters!
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« Reply #7 on: December 20, 2011 05:24:41 PM »

Great job on these, especially for your first time doing dolls.  I love Repoman!!!  Very unique!   Cool
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« Reply #8 on: December 29, 2011 01:38:28 PM »

Thank you for your kind comments!
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