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« on: September 21, 2017 02:04:53 PM »

I did this for a barnmate whose horse passed away  Mane and tail were removed with a dremel then resculpted with two-part epoxy. Model was then painted with black gesso and blocked in with lighter colors/chalk pastels.

Not super super thrilled with the outcome, but she liked it!

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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2017 02:10:22 PM »

Wow, what a great transformation!
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« Reply #2 on: September 22, 2017 06:07:24 PM »

You sculpted the hair with epoxy? Colour me impressed! Very nice job, and a lovely gift for your friend too.
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« Reply #3 on: September 28, 2017 10:14:14 AM »

I like the bronzed look of the finished piece--that's quite a transformation from the black and white patterned coat of the original!  That was a very thoughtful gift for your grieving fellow horse lover!
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