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First Danger Blog BiWeekly Recap

I am considering publishing some blog recap posts on a fairly regularly interval. The purpose of these would be to highlight some of my recent posts. Currently, I feel like doing one of these every two weeks might work out … Continue reading

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Mosaic Weekly Project Update

This last week (or two weeks since I was ill last week) my project of choice was working on some mosaics. I am very new to creating mosaics, and this current work is only my second mosaic project (the first … Continue reading

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Weekly Projects and Terrarium 2.0

I’ve been exploring and experimenting with several different activities recently, some new to me and some old, and I’ve come to the conclusion that I would greatly benefit from setting up some sort of schedule. Currently I either mess around … Continue reading

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First Mosaic Piece

I’ve been reading through the book ‘The Mosaic Artist’s Bible of Techniques’ by Teresa Mills to learn some introductory techniques for creating mosaics. I have never done any work with mosaics before, but I thought it might be an interesting … Continue reading

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The Final Clay Update

My piece is finally baked! There are some rough spots on the figure, and there is a fair amount of discoloration from dust, but overall I am very pleased with the results. I’m not certain if I am comfortable using … Continue reading

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Time for a Clay Update, No. 7

My next step was attaching the head to the main body of my figure. This required trimming down the current neck a couple of times in order to get the proportions to look correct. After attaching the head, I did … Continue reading

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The 6th Clay Update

The next piece of my sculpture I worked on was the head of my dragon. I wanted to make him look like he was just dozing off, but not totally asleep. I went with floppy ears instead of horns to … Continue reading

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