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« on: March 13, 2015 01:14:33 PM »


I made this in a recent swap for subject Curiosity Cabinet. I live in a converted dairy barn with massive attic space. Found several bird skeletons up there and took one apart (after much washing of course) and reassembled to make this odd creature. Oy, it was a blast!

It has a little stand in the back. The actual box is a playing card holder. It was old and smelled like it so I had to put it in a box with baking soda for ten days!
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« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2015 01:37:32 PM »

It turned out great!
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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2015 02:38:03 PM »

Weird and wonderful!
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2015 10:07:14 PM »

I love this. It really looks like something from one of those old Victorian collections.
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I think I must have somehow missed this in the galaxy?? Very cool use of those bird bones! (and I love that you live in a converted dairy barn.). Wink
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« Reply #5 on: March 14, 2015 11:12:50 AM »

Just wonderful!  Perhaps someday I will reassemble the bones we find around here into some magical creature since you have inspired me!
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« Reply #6 on: March 25, 2015 10:35:19 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectGrin
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« Reply #7 on: March 25, 2015 11:04:55 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectGrin

Goody goody gumdrops!  Thanks!
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