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« on: June 01, 2012 11:19:40 AM »

I was part of the sewing Accessories swap and this is one of the things I made for Missing Willow. (I made something similar for sweetyetevil a couple of years ago!)
  I used Sculpey to form the skull over a styrofoam skull.  I then hollowed it out, baked it and painted with acrylics.  The actual pin cushion was glued into the hole afterwards.


And the back, with a skeleton goat - because MW lives on a farm with goats.  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2012 12:27:01 PM »

AWESOME!!! I love sugar skulls and your painting skills are great.
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« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2012 03:17:19 AM »

Great decoration on the skull. I love how you stuck the pincushion into the clay skull like that, I've never seen that technique before for a pinchushion.
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« Reply #3 on: June 02, 2012 04:08:19 AM »

This couldn't be any more awesome... It's a thing of beauty and it's mine!  Thanks again thisbirdsabsurd!
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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2012 12:19:29 PM »

This is so great!
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« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2012 12:43:35 PM »

Thanks you guys!  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 17, 2012 09:24:46 AM »

Wow wow wow! This is so beautiful and practical! I love it.
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« Reply #7 on: July 15, 2012 07:57:12 AM »

Great work, sometimes I find it's hard for me to paint in Clay, my hand is always shaking, and you can't erase it once it's done.
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