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pepsi
24-09-2008, 10:05 AM
I have been trying to make a polymer clay angel for my Christmas tree. Sculpted the head and removed the wire to bake it Ahhhh!!!! Anyhow we live and learn eh? Just didnt realise i would need it to atatch the body.I made it soft body so all is not lost. Turned out ok-ish !! so now I have done a the head of a fairy wire intact LOL see where this goes from here. See what you think of my first disaster heheheh!!! She needs glitter now :mf:http://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll111/dossydo/Image004.jpghttp://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll111/dossydo/Image011.jpg http://%5BIMG%5Dhttp://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll111/dossydo/Image011.jpg%5B/IMG%5D

Buffy
24-09-2008, 10:10 AM
Morning Pepsi x

She's lovely! If thats a disater I may as well hang up my hat and go now!

I really must start "Doing" Christmas!

x x

pepsi
24-09-2008, 10:27 AM
Oh cheers Buffy but i am still learning. the hard way as usual hehe!! Just tried to leave a comment on your blog and i had forgot i even had an account. Got the forgotten password, so you may or may not get the comment lol. Blonde day again AHHHHH!!!!!:confused::confused::confused:

Buffy
24-09-2008, 10:31 AM
Thanks Pepsi a very nice comment too x x
even better you left it twice :D lol !!

Now you get blogging! :mf:

x x

pepsi
24-09-2008, 10:37 AM
hahahahaha!!!!!!! thats because i didnt know my password LOL thought the first one had vanished by the time i retrieved it. Blimey I thought i had said the same thing. Ahhhh!!!! hahaha!!!!! And where did Mavida come from ????? thats my name but i dont use it its awful. Must have given google it long ago eh? xxx :o

Buffy
24-09-2008, 10:44 AM
dusting off some cobwebs today eh?! lol

It is not awful at all!

Jo Lovejoy
24-09-2008, 12:46 PM
Beautiful angel Pepsi, she'll look great on top of your tree.

Jo x

indri
24-09-2008, 12:53 PM
That's looking lovely, though I do find the head on its own a little freaky. It doesn't look like a disaster to me!

pepsi
24-09-2008, 01:07 PM
Thanks Jo and Indri, I have been bitten by the clay bug and cant stop now. I will have a tree full of Angels and Fairies ha! Think I will have a go at some santas and snowmen. doing some research I saw a sculpt of Jack Sparrow (Pirate) and would really like a go at that, Watch this space. Will share my disasters, and maybe some small success haha! :mf:

figurines-sculpture.com
26-09-2008, 12:14 PM
You've got bit real good. I recognize the symptoms. You did some stuff and realized it was good - couldn't stop looking at it from different angles for hours on end. Other people see your stuff - also tell you its great (which it is). You do more stuff, experiment with different mediums. You get even more confident with each project. Before you know it you you really believe in yourself - you start making a bit of money here and there... then a real new chapter begins.

I started with icing cakes for the kids, then on to sculpey, then onto plastiline, then onto ceramic clay and .... well there's no stopping once it starts. Its a bug alright - but a nice one.

Peter

pepsi
26-09-2008, 02:35 PM
Ha ha ha!! you are so right friend. I have even wonderd about those mazipan babies on one thread here. It is just so addictive, I cant stop lol. before i have done one thing im itching to do the next, not enough hours in the day, days in a week hehehe!!! I dont even want to stop to cook the family meals. I may get the sack if this continues ha! have a look at latest tree fairy, The one im working on now is much better though. I joined Ooak Guild and have learned so much there. thanks for the comment f.s.c. xxxhttp://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll111/dossydo/Image012.jpg ;)http://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll111/dossydo/Image023.jpg

MuranoSilver
26-09-2008, 02:53 PM
That is soooo beautiful! :D
Nic xx

nikkisnoveltygifts
19-11-2008, 10:16 PM
Well I think she's fabulous! We all live and learn from our mistakes but mine are usually much more major than yours *remembers overcooking first fimo sculpture at 180 degrees and filling house with poisonous fumes...* Your fairies are really special and I bet your tree looks fab!!:)