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post #1 of 24 (permalink) Old 08-12-2015, 04:56 AM Thread Starter
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I make fish sculptures sometimes

Just finished these two:

Older betta sculptures:


Peacock gudgeon

Empire gudgeon


I've also made some snail earrings:

These are all made from polymer clay (Sculpey Premo), painted with acrylics, and finished with a glossy varnish. Thanks for looking!
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OK, those are just absolutely stunning! Do you sell those anywhere, like Etsy? I do a bit of jewelry making myself (not with clay), but my shop isn't open yet. Wow... I just love your work.

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wow :) those are fantastic
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Nice!! You must have an etsy page.

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How lovely! I wish I had such talent. You could definitely sell those.

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post #6 of 24 (permalink) Old 08-12-2015, 11:27 AM
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you could make blank resin castings and sell them for people to paint their own ;) I'd buy a bunch. I really want to make some now, too, but of I could skip to the painting part... haha
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Those are lovely!

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These are beautiful! I'd buy one from you!!

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post #9 of 24 (permalink) Old 08-12-2015, 01:51 PM
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These are so pretty!

The snail earrings are so cute. I love the gudgeons especially- you could probably make some money selling all of these XD

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post #10 of 24 (permalink) Old 08-12-2015, 04:09 PM
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Nooo, these are so precious!!

The blank resin castings InStitches suggested sounds like a great idea... I'd love to practice my painting. Your painting skills are great though and the color choices are fantastic. So bright and colorful.

Fish based items always make great collections, I always want them.
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