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« on: February 19, 2012 03:30:44 PM »

I was commissioned just before Christmas to make a dachshund figure for someone. I didn't get him done quite in time, be he went to his new home last week. 

I am mostly happy with how he turned out.  Of course I can see where to improve next time, but it has been a fun learning curve, especially looking at anatomy that isn't a rat! (I have really only done rat sculptures!).  I'd like to have just redone the legs altogether though!  Roll Eyes



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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2012 03:42:52 PM »

This is amazing!  My polymer clay skills are sooooo lacking compared to this!  And it looks just like my little Mandy-dog!  You didn't make it for me obviously but....  the puppy on my lap approves!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2012 03:53:43 PM »

He's so cute.  Great job.
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« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2012 04:25:58 PM »

Holy cow, that's awesome. I think you nailed it even if you see flaws. Very cute!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2012 04:30:17 PM »

I had a mini freak out after seeing the thumbnail 'OMG! Is that a weenie? What is it!?' I love it, so cute. My weenie-obsession likes this very much.
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« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2012 04:47:09 PM »

It's fantastic!  How big is it?
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« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2012 05:14:00 PM »

How great! He looks like my little Satchmo. I think you did an awesome job!
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« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2012 05:36:32 PM »

I have 2 doxies and I can tell you, you NAILED it!! He's adorable.
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« Reply #8 on: February 19, 2012 05:49:54 PM »

You did an amazing job.
He looks like a dachshund my grandpa left me when he died.........
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« Reply #9 on: February 19, 2012 06:04:28 PM »

Wow, he's amazing.  So life-like.
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