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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 7

THE BALLERINA HEAD/FACE RIGHT OUT OF THE MOLD: The Ballerina Push Mold, like the other push molds at White Gothic Studios, can be used right out of the mold, or you can make a bit of a “skull” out of … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 6

ADD BALLERINA BODY SUIT: Using Sculpey III in the color pink, I added a very, very thin layer of clay and built up a body suit for the ballerina.  Try to get it as smooth as you can so you … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 5

BALLERINA HEAD & EARS: Smooth out the ballerina head from the mold, and emphasize the features from the mold, poke nostril holes into the bottom of the nose, cut the lips apart with your xacto knife and put in two … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 4

ARMS AND HANDS: The arms and hands are also done separately, as you can see from the picture to the left. Add a wire channel inside each side of the arms so you can easily put them onto the arm … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 3

THE UPPER TORSO: We left off in Part 2 where we added the legs onto the skewer and formed the ballet slippers.  We also added the upper torso channel that will remove enough clay so that the wooden skewer and … Continue reading

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