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« on: October 25, 2013 11:02:32 AM »

Here's a miniature tree I made for spidermom in the FOC Secret Swap.  About 10" high, made from toilet paper tubes, scenic foam, Claycrete, polymer clay, tiny toy birds, various papers, beads, etc.



Canopy is scenic foam for model railroad bushes and trees.



There are two rooms inside the tree.



The rooms were constructed the same as the Tower of Verbiage, in which each room was papered and decorated, and then glued together.





My favorite parts was making the little spotted mushrooms.  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2013 11:43:47 AM »

Good grief, Ludi!  Smiley

I love trees and this is so stunning and wonderful! Think the canopy is my favorite part. Ppinned, rocked, adored.
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« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2013 12:03:16 PM »

So awesome! I love it!
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i feel so lucky to have received this beautiful treehouse!  it is truly a work of art!!!!  i can't stop looking at it Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2013 12:07:30 PM »

wonderful tree Ludi, just love it
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« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2013 12:11:06 PM »

Love it! I want your faeries and my faeries to play together Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: October 25, 2013 01:12:37 PM »

This is so great, Ludi! What a magical piece of art. How did you achieve the look of bark? It came out perfectly!
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« Reply #7 on: October 25, 2013 01:26:27 PM »

Many thanks to you all!   Kiss

The bark texture is acrylic modeling paste shaped with a stiff brush.

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« Reply #8 on: October 25, 2013 01:41:32 PM »

Holy gajole! That's amazing. I'm featuring this project on Craftster's Facebook page!
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« Reply #9 on: October 25, 2013 02:00:27 PM »

I'd like to move in, please. Smiley
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