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« on: October 28, 2011 04:58:55 PM »

I made three great cotumes for my girls this year!
This one is pretty awesome but actually took less time than the others...lol.
Here is the Grinch (based on the Jim Carrey movie version)



I made a latex appliance for her nose and forehead here's a closer view





Here is the cast of her face with the clay sculpture I used to create the latex mask.



I made the hood and shoes by doing a ducttape and fabric encasing and then cutting them apart into a pattern:





And here is my little grinch helping



And finally, my three costumes for this year:

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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2011 05:21:16 PM »

You have the most amazing daughters! I love what they chose to be for halloween! I had just hit the "This Rocks" button for the Einstein bobble head costume and am doing the same for the Grinch!
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« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2011 05:24:32 PM »

You have the most amazing daughters! I love what they chose to be for halloween! I had just hit the "This Rocks" button for the Einstein bobble head costume and am doing the same for the Grinch!
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I love how my daughters now have complete trust in me and believe I can make them anything Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2011 08:11:47 PM »

AMAZING!
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« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2011 10:36:25 AM »

AMAZING!
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« Reply #5 on: October 30, 2011 09:48:41 AM »

You've got some mad skilz! All of the costumes turned out terrific!
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« Reply #6 on: October 30, 2011 12:15:32 PM »

You've got some mad skilz! All of the costumes turned out terrific!
thanks so much!  I'm going through a little crafting withdrawal now....thank goodness Christmas is around the corner!!  lol
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« Reply #7 on: October 31, 2011 09:20:49 AM »

whoa.
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« Reply #8 on: October 31, 2011 01:07:02 PM »

What an amazing job.  This is totally fantastic!  I hope she has a good time!
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« Reply #9 on: October 31, 2011 03:38:35 PM »

Impressive!
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