Weevil deetail

(continuation from previous)… From the elbows up I’ve been painting and detailing the Sri Lanka Weevil sculpture. It probably would have been more professional to wait till I had daylight outside to paint the first coat of white primer but I was too excited to get’er started. After the white primer, I painted the eyes…

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A little less conversation

Sorta been kinda busy lately. Besides finishing up a couple art projects, there have been some… challenges to face… hurdles if you will, but $*%&@#*  &^% just might sum it up best. On the up side, they’re not due to my wife… directly. The kid got 1 inch taller which somehow magnifies his reach by…

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The Evil Weevil

Twas few nights after Christmas and all through the house not a creature was stirring except for a weevil, an EVIL WEEVIL! I’m still in the beginning stages of researching this Sri Lanka Weevil (Myllocerus undatus)… at least that’s what I think it is. It could be a Little Leaf Notcher Weevil (Artipus floridanus), which is…

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Odd Ducks of Tolerance

I hope you are enjoying this holiday season with all the candles you want in any orientation you see fit. I’ve left you all in the lurch as far as a tutorial for a seasonally appropriate craft and for that, I’m sorry. You’re smart though…you’re reading this AND getting my jokes… …right? I bet you could probably comment…

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Turtle power!

[quote_right] Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgment. [/quote_right]  I’ve finished my turtle pocket-watch! Unfortunately, I’m going to have to try a different way of hinging polymer clay in the future, but on the bright side I really like how the paintwork came out. I really wanted to achieve a realistic turtle…

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On the up-side…

I Hope you all had a super fine awesome Thanksgiving! I did, and we’re still eating the leftovers! The pecan pie’s all gone though… both of them…AND the burnt one…I couldn’t stop. Between meals, there have been an increasing number of niggling things to deal with including (but not limited to) THE HOLIDAYS!! On the…

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