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« on: November 19, 2017 09:04:20 AM »

I have a set of blank metal ATC cards and thus far have had no idea what to do with them. When I decided to make an ATC using polymer clay, however, I discovered the metal cards are PERFECT as a base!

I molded the octopus directly onto the metal and added little metal gears, then baked the whole thing. The octopus popped off cleanly and I was able to paint the ATC base, add paint and detail to the octopus and then glue the whole thing together.

I love the result and will definitely be sculpting some more ATCs soon! This was created for Wulf in the Happy Mail Swap.



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« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2017 11:46:05 AM »

Beautifully done!  And I'm sure Wulf adores it.  It's so him!
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« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2017 09:45:28 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: November 30, 2017 12:44:59 PM »

very cool idea! It turned out great.
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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2017 09:01:43 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
Yay! Thank you!
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« Reply #5 on: December 31, 2017 02:16:40 PM »

Such a great idea and so nicely done.
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« Reply #6 on: January 14, 2018 11:53:41 AM »

Stunning!! I've never seen clay on an ATC like this. It's fantastic and so well made - it looks so real!! I can't wait to see your next sculpted ATC.
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