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Sailboat Saga ~ So many children, so little space

Lately I’ve had a highly populated workspace with my assorted “work-in-progress” sculptures for my sailboat project. As I’ve been working on my pieces, I have tried to regularly take pics of my pieces. In order to give you a glimpse … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga ~ Star Catching Boy

Here is an inside look at how I’m creating my “Star Catching” boy sculpture. The first photo shows the beginning phase of my sculpture standing on his own account. I had no idea it would balance on its own standing … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga ~ Stars and Paint

All aboard! Take flight with me on this journey into a land of stars and clouds. The moment has finally arrived……it’s time to give you a peek into how I’m painting my sailboat piece. Hold on tight……we will be flying … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga – Creating the hair

Right now I’m keeping on “keepin’ on”, step by step, little by little getting all of my sculptures done for my flying sailboat. Today I’m going to show you how I created the hair for my sailor girl sculpture. Currently, … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga – Creating the Hands

Everyone, give this boy on the sailboat a hand….or maybe two! As you can see he currently has no hands. Which ultimately means that he needs some hands! That is why I am doing this blog post. I will show … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga – Sun & Moon

Last week I started to work on the sun and the moon sculptures for my sailboat piece. First I cut out some styrofoam into circles. For the sun piece I worked on cutting out cardboard triangles to attach to the … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga – Propeller Update!

Last time I gave you an update, there were the “many” faces of the children sculptures for the sailboat. Before that I showed you “work-in-progress” photos of the propeller for the boat. And today, I have an update on the … Continue reading

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Some cute bunny slippers

Hippity-hop, hippity-hop . . . some bunny slippers hopped into my blog! Last year I made 8 pairs of bunny slipper magnets for a custom order (a very welcome and fun order!). This year I did a custom order for … Continue reading

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Sailboat Saga – Children Sculptures (work in progress)

The last update on my sailboat sculpture was about making the propeller to make the sailboat “fly”. This time I am going to share with you, my “work-in-progress” photos of the sculptures for the children who will be voyaging on … Continue reading

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Cute handmade bird ornaments

Here are my new “jellybean” bird ornaments! They do remind me of brightly colored jellybeans, but actually these handmade bird ornaments are inspired by some comic strip characters that I made years and years ago while in middle school. The … Continue reading

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