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« on: January 29, 2012 09:07:51 AM »

Aren't alpacas cute? My husband recently bought me some alpaca wool socks and I was looking at the vendor's business card with all these sweet alpaca faces on it, and I thought I'd try an alpaca portrait. Enjoy!











I have a frame for it, just haven't painted it yet.
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« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2012 09:18:29 AM »

That is so cute! MissingWillow will flip over this. Smiley You are so creative in thinking outside the box.
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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2012 04:55:23 AM »

You're right, HSG, that is fantastic!  As a non-glass person, how the heck is this made?  Is it painted?
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« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2012 01:35:40 PM »

I sifted powder frit onto the glass and used a stylus to draw in it. Later I added the eyes with Glassline paint.

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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2012 04:25:17 PM »

Thanks so much for the explanation, it's adorable.   Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2012 08:51:17 PM »

Oh, it's too cute!
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That's amazing!
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