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« on: February 09, 2014 09:06:28 AM »

Hey folks!
I recently made this necklace for My_RubySlippers, in the OT literary thing and a used paperback swap.  It's Bilbo Baggins' Hobbit hole from the Lord of the Rings / Hobbit movies.  I tried my hand at poly clay for the first time about a year ago, and it became obvious to me that this was a tricky medium at which I had zero talent.  So, I watched a bunch of tutorials on youtube to see if I could learn a few tricks.  Although I still have a looong way to go to reach the level of "skilled", I'm quite happy with the progress that I made with this piece.  It was inspired by these http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=361065.0#axzz2sqJVTm2J Fairy doors by azreno, but of course not nearly as good.   Wink



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...Thanks for checking it out!
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« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2014 10:10:07 AM »

like it..It's nice
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« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2014 02:23:55 PM »

I think it's fabulous!  Makes me want to knock on the door and see if I'm in time for second breakfast!
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« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2014 03:20:48 PM »

I think this is great! I love that you detailed the back as well....it almost doesn't matter which side is facing out - they're both so nice!
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« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2014 01:41:49 AM »

Thanks ladies!

calixita, you are too funny!  We actually made a lot of fun of my Dad when the first LOTR came out, because he is from Colombia, and they have elevensies there.  Of course he says it in Spanish, but it translates exactly. 
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« Reply #5 on: February 11, 2014 12:23:35 PM »

That's so cute! You did a great job. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2014 11:15:20 PM »

Aw, thanks applesandpumpkins!
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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2014 11:00:08 AM »

I love this! And it's great that it's two-sided as well, neat!
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« Reply #8 on: May 16, 2014 12:55:20 AM »

I think it's fabulous!  Makes me want to knock on the door and see if I'm in time for second breakfast!

I think even if you missed breakfast, don't forget there is also Elevensies! Cheesy

I love the bright colours in this door!! So cheerful!
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« Reply #9 on: May 16, 2014 09:31:51 PM »

Thanks Rat_tails!  Green is my favorite color Wink
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