14 juin 2013

WIP : fairy getting haircut and wings !!

Thinking about the hairlook for this fairy I just  came by a field full of « meadow barly » (thanks , Google hihi) . En pensant à une  coiffure pour ma creation, me voilà que je passe devant un champ plein d’ Orge faux-seigle (merci google hih)   And check out the result , how cool it that , very “afro” ahahha: I spent 3 hours ( but very fun ones) adding  tiny plugs one by one on the head ; I first added some fress clay on the back of the head so I could insert the tiny plugs Et voila ce que... [Lire la suite]

09 juin 2013

a fairy ... a pixie ...I still dont know

Ive been working on a fairy like figure this weekend and I dont know how she will end up ...she could be a forest fairy , a pixie , a firefly ...we'll see :-) Here are some WIP pictures. She's completely made of polymer clay fimo and she has been build up and precured with help of my cool heatgun ...and yep , she has lost an ear while I was taking a picture ..ppff ....pre-cured fairy ears (with heatgun) are the  first to break off ...hahaha yep , you may have noticed that the back of the head is very flat , but thats done... [Lire la suite]
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07 juin 2013

heat gun is such a cool sculpting tool !!!!

Ok , a heat gun is normally used for embossing but this great tool is also great for making dolls . let me explain how it works (for me :-))  : When I make complex sculptures I need to work in several stages  and every stage needs to be baked off so it would not collapse while sculpting on it ...and sometimes its just for baking a single leg ..what a waist of time and energy . Well, the heat gun gives you the possibilty to bake off a a precise spot without using the oven and allows you to bake the arm you just... [Lire la suite]
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29 août 2012

smallest fairy pendant EVER

Hello , I felt  very proud and honored when I  got the following pictures of a friend wearing one of my fairy pendants . I can definitely confirm it must be the smallest fairy I sculpted EVER !!!   It’s a polymer clay fairy sculpted on a metallic jewelry ornament and painted /glazed) with a mixture of "monalisa " glaze and pearl ex powder . Thank, Fien, for the great pictures and thank you being such beautiful model J
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06 mai 2012

WIP of Lady BIJOU

  Hello dear friends, After two full years I finally picked up my courage and my clay !! I start off making creations as gifts and “give aways” before I start selling or exposing anything . I’m very happy with my never-ending imagination and unique style but my sculpting level could get better . So this year will be a learning process in which I hope I will get better sculpting results and get that peace of mind and body I’m still searching for . OK, stop talking and start sculpting ahhahaha . As usual, I start with the... [Lire la suite]
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