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kelesaii
« on: June 21, 2013 08:41:47 AM »

This one took a very long time to make!


He and all his friends are made of air drying clay, painted with acrylics, and resting on a wooden base.


Final size: 17 inches tall, 14 inches long, 8 inches wide.


I still need to take some nicer photos of the completed sculpture!


Here are some in-progess photos...







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« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2013 09:38:41 AM »

Great details!  I especially like the mane and the sort of plates on the front. How did you build up the surface details, the swirls?

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« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2013 09:54:54 AM »

Wow! that is beyond cool!
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« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2013 10:19:50 AM »

You worked your magic again!
You are so talented. I love your work.
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« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2013 10:58:04 AM »

Very impressive! I really like the textured wood grain/tree bark body with the fur combined. All the details are wonderful!
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« Reply #5 on: June 21, 2013 11:45:29 AM »

Wow, very impressive.  I love the detailed work you did.  I think my favourite detail is the little bunnies.
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« Reply #6 on: June 27, 2013 03:07:00 PM »

This is absolutely incredible, I am lost for words!
So much intricate detail, I'm sure it has a very epic presence!
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« Reply #7 on: June 28, 2013 02:42:51 PM »

Very cool!
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« Reply #8 on: July 03, 2013 07:50:49 AM »

Thanks everyone!  Grin

To make the surface details I watered down some clay and put it in a squeeze bottle. I then used that to "draw" the lines on the creature.
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« Reply #9 on: July 03, 2013 08:56:40 AM »


To make the surface details I watered down some clay and put it in a squeeze bottle. I then used that to "draw" the lines on the creature.

Wow I didn't think that would actually work! I must try that soon!
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