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« on: March 13, 2013 02:34:14 PM »

Once upon a time, I bought a large rubber goldfish.  Said goldfish was in a clear plastic clam shell.  The fish in the clear plastic had a lot of detail visible, so I got the idea to save it and use it...somehow.  I few months ago, I decided that one of the themes in the kitchen would be fish, so when the clear plastic clam shell with the goldfish in it re-surfaced, I decided to cast a goldfish in paper clay, and paint it to add as a decoration in the kitchen.  It was sure hard to wait the 4 days for the clay to dry!  BUt I'm happy with the way it turned out, and I have plans on making several more.  I'm going to make a unicorn one next Grin





I'm going to add more paint between the eyes as I like how it looks more realistic that way, but I wanted to get it posted while I was thinking about it.  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2013 03:20:15 PM »

It's nifty, but why all the eyes?
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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2013 03:29:12 PM »

It's rare that I don't add lots of eyes to thinks.  The more the merrier in my brain.  It reminds me of Blinky the 3 eyed fish from the Simpsons Grin
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2013 04:44:19 PM »

It reminds me of Blinky the 3 eyed fish from the Simpsons Grin

That was my first thought too!! He's hilarious and wonderful and clearly, a conversation starter Smiley.
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« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2013 10:10:05 PM »

It reminds me of Blinky the 3 eyed fish from the Simpsons Grin

That was my first thought too!! He's hilarious and wonderful and clearly, a conversation starter Smiley.

Indeed- this is the big surreal cousin of blinky!  Grin Very lovely- and I am so loving all the eyes Grin
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« Reply #5 on: March 14, 2013 04:07:24 PM »

It's nifty, but why all the eyes?

 Cheesy Those of us who know Suereal's work just take for granted that there will be either one big eye or as many as will fit!

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Hmmmmmm...... Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: March 14, 2013 06:26:32 PM »

It's nifty, but why all the eyes?

 Cheesy Those of us who know Suereal's work just take for granted that there will be either one big eye or as many as will fit!

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« Reply #8 on: March 23, 2013 12:25:50 PM »

generally it even came out well, but why this fish is so much eye?
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« Reply #9 on: March 23, 2013 12:51:29 PM »

It's just how I roll Grin
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