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« on: January 26, 2013 04:00:45 PM »

I made this for a friend who loves the darker side of life.





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« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2013 04:21:15 PM »

Delightfully creepy!
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« Reply #2 on: January 26, 2013 04:47:58 PM »

Thanks! I wish I could get better pics. Between the dark colors and layers of wax, it was hard to get a pic that looks decent. It's spookier in person. Sad
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« Reply #3 on: January 26, 2013 05:15:52 PM »

Ooooo! Creepy and cool!
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« Reply #4 on: January 27, 2013 06:00:39 AM »

Definitely creepy, it looks like he's been having a good time too! It looks tiny, how big is it?
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« Reply #5 on: January 27, 2013 11:30:00 AM »

Thank you!!

It's quite small, 4 x 5 inches.
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« Reply #6 on: January 27, 2013 11:56:11 AM »

very creepy cool!  Those must be little birthday candles on top, what a nifty idea Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: January 27, 2013 12:30:38 PM »

They are little tiny ofrenda candles. I bought a bunch of cool tiny ofrenda items (including the little bottles, coffin, skeleton, and candles) at a Mexican store last Dia de los Muertos. I finally got around to using them! The candles are wider and shorter than birthday ones.
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« Reply #8 on: January 27, 2013 12:33:25 PM »

You can't see it but there are teeny little loteria cards around the inside and outside of the crate, that I aged with ink and wax. The whole think has a good deal of layers of wax, including the antique lace on the top. I just really love the look of wax-covered art. Smiley It gives a really cool texture, but it's hard to photograph.
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