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« Reply #10 on: February 01, 2006 07:51:15 PM »

Thats awesome! I LOOVE the way you made pins for different things!
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« Reply #11 on: February 01, 2006 09:14:34 PM »

I love the voodoo doll, it gives me so many ideas!  Thanks for getting the creative juices flowing!
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« Reply #12 on: February 02, 2006 05:03:35 AM »

I love it...nuff said Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: February 02, 2006 09:19:31 AM »

This doll is fantastic and your post just cracked me up! I particularly love "my cat (he's a bastard)." And the directions: "or until they smell." Thanks for brightening my morning!
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« Reply #14 on: February 02, 2006 09:30:47 AM »

This...is...PERFECT!  I cannot believe how wonderful this is.  I am in awe.

(Having just burned clay yesterday, the "until they smell" really amused me, too!LOL)
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« Reply #15 on: February 02, 2006 10:44:14 AM »

Very cool, umbrellamaker, and very creative.

Just a small warning about overbaking the polymer clay though... it's actually dangerous to bake any polymer clay over 385 degrees because the smoke and fumes it puts out are then toxic to the lungs (even more so to children and small animals).
Before polymer gets to that actual burning stage, it will begin to darken and then to bubble and turn black, but the Sculpey clays will darken much more quickly than the other brands like Premo or Fimo even at normal baking temps (...so if you're not exceeding about 300 degrees with your Sculpey, that should be fine healthwise). 

There are other ways you could make your clay items look old though, and those can be fun. 
You can begin with a darker color clay (or you can color the plain white Sculpey if that's all you have... oil paints and small amts. of acrylic paints are okay, as well as alcohol inks and various pigments).  And you can do things to the darker clays (or any color) which will age them or make them look really distressed and old.
Check out this page for some of those ways:
http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/Faux--many.htm
(...click particularly on the subcategory called "Aged Looks & Antiquing")....


P.S.  There are normal "smells" associated with baking polymer clays which aren't the same as the toxic horrible smells though.


P.P.S.  And here's a page on baking polymer clays for anyone who wants to avoid overbaking and/or darkening:
http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/baking.htm


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« Reply #16 on: February 02, 2006 03:05:42 PM »

I really like those voodoo pins!
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« Reply #17 on: February 02, 2006 05:20:45 PM »

that is insanely cute


i think i might make one for myself
 

with a pin that attracts guys maybe

or.. not. either way its all good


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« Reply #18 on: February 03, 2006 09:00:02 AM »

That's great. The pins really make it special and clever!
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« Reply #19 on: February 03, 2006 04:44:18 PM »

I really like it. 
But where's your Bill O'Reilly pin?   Wink
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