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« on: May 19, 2012 02:35:33 PM »

Since we discovered the Sweet N' Cute Creations tumblr, my kids have been requesting almost everything we see there. So I made them this little bee.


Careful, Bienchen, that's not a fellow bee!


Yes, that's a bee!

I must say the bee really is cute, but while I was working on it, I grew more and more aware that bees have six legs, not four, and that this was not a bee. I added the little fur cowl for more beeity, and then I still had to worry about proportions and posture of the thing, which took me a few trials to get right. Now that it's finished, we're all pretty happy with it.
And as our garden was very popular with the bees today, I took some pictures there. 

Before adding the fur, you can see all the bee's parts in this pic quite well.
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« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2012 04:17:25 PM »

This bee is fantastic. I love how you modified the pattern to make it more lifelike. This rocks.
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2012 05:09:59 PM »

Awwwwwwww! This is by far the CUTEST bee I have ever seen. I just want to hug him lol. And I love the fuzzy neck part. Really adds to his character.
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« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2012 09:51:52 PM »

That's really cool. Nice handiwork. And she has a personality, too! Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2012 02:36:55 PM »

My goodness he's adorable. His little fuzzy neck takes the cake.
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« Reply #5 on: May 23, 2012 04:44:58 PM »

Thanks everyone!
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« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2012 01:51:16 PM »

Oh, so adorable!! I really like it ^^
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« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2012 03:59:04 PM »

Thanks!
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« Reply #8 on: June 03, 2012 01:28:49 PM »

the bee is great....You kids are lucky they have such a talented and clever mom

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« Reply #9 on: June 03, 2012 03:38:05 PM »

Hehe, my poor kids don't get granted their requests very often with all the other projects piling up;) and the talent part in that case goes to Shannen from Sn'CC, but thanks!
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