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Topic: A Birthday Monster! (plush furry monster)  (Read 1854 times)
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« on: May 29, 2013 09:36:14 PM »

My little boy has been asking me for months to make him a monster.
His birthday is next week (June 8th), so I knew it was time to finally create what he wanted!

He was VERY specific about what he wanted his monster to look like.
He had to have green hair, a blue face, black arms and legs, and blue shoes.

He's about 11 inches tall if you count his legs.
He's made of faux fur and cotton.

His face and shoes were painted with acrylics and sealed with a matte varnish.

I love this guy so much, I'm secretly happy he's for my son (so he gets to live here)!

I think I'm going to have to ask my soon to be 4 year old for more monster advice in the future.  Wink

« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2013 04:23:23 AM »

This little (or not so little) monster is so cute!  What a lucky boy!
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« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2013 06:55:18 AM »

He looks like he popped right out of a children's book.  So cute.

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« Reply #3 on: May 30, 2013 09:02:05 AM »

I LOVE him!!!  Your little fellow is going to love him also!!   Grin

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« Reply #4 on: May 30, 2013 11:00:55 AM »

SO very cute!!!

May I ask where you buy the fur from? Everywhere I look they're all browns and animal print.

« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2013 12:47:43 AM »

This is very, very adorable! I LOVE how you do faces; they are full of so much personality and joy. Cheesy

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« Reply #6 on: May 31, 2013 09:21:49 AM »

Awwww! so cute!   Someone mentioned that it looks like it popped out of a children's book and it sure does!  That's a great idea too. You should illustrate a children's book with your wonderful creations.  Grin

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« Reply #7 on: May 31, 2013 07:41:56 PM »

Thanks, you guys!
All this talk about a children's book has really inspired me...and gotten me SUPER excited about a project with my husband!

SO very cute!!!

May I ask where you buy the fur from? Everywhere I look they're all browns and animal print.

I buy my fur off of etsy. There are sellers on there that sell the fur in smaller cuts, which is perfect for my plushie making!
You can also find it by the yard from distinctivefabric.com . I've never bought anything from them, but I've heard positive things about them! I'm sure there's probably quite a few other online shops to find it too. Smiley

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