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Sculpted Log

Discussion in 'Habitat and Exhibit' started by Non-TypicalArtist, Mar 19, 2012.

  1. Non-TypicalArtist

    Non-TypicalArtist ABOVE Expectations. BEYOND Ordinary.

    I had a client bring me a project in last week. He said has a small bear that sits on a limb. He is not happy how it looks and would like to make it look more like like a tree limb...
    this is what he brought in...
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    ...still needs some tweaking and paint
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    could I be Mike Vernelson's evil twin??? ::)
     
  2. Jon S

    Jon S Well-Known Member

    Could be...Looks really good! Lets see it with paint.
     

  3. BillFromPa

    BillFromPa Active Member

    Looks great Bill! What medium did you use to create the bark?
     
  4. Artie mags

    Artie mags New Member

    Looks like the Free form Apoxie from smooth on
     
  5. Wow what a difference a little time and elbow grease makes! Nicely Done!
     
  6. Cole

    Cole Amateur Taxidermist

    I like the first one better.








































    Just kidding, nicely done. Post a pic of it painted when finished.
     
  7. Whitetailart

    Whitetailart New Member

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    looks good Bill
     
  8. Man I was happy to see the second picture, I was like Wow till I scrolled down. Nice job
     
  9. Non-TypicalArtist

    Non-TypicalArtist ABOVE Expectations. BEYOND Ordinary.

    Here it is finished...

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  10. Cole

    Cole Amateur Taxidermist

    well done
     
  11. Whitetailart

    Whitetailart New Member

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    Ditto
     
  12. That is a super job. Very effective, thanks for sharing it.
     
  13. Artie mags

    Artie mags New Member

    looks great!
     
  14. Non-TypicalArtist

    Non-TypicalArtist ABOVE Expectations. BEYOND Ordinary.

    Thanks! ;)
     
  15. Non-TypicalArtist

    Non-TypicalArtist ABOVE Expectations. BEYOND Ordinary.

    Couple better pics....

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  16. Looks great! What epoxy did you use? I've ordered the "Polygem epoxie" and am preparing for my first sculpted tree stump base. A LM bass pedestal. Any hints on sculpting the decayed wood on the inside end ?..........Thanks, John
     
  17. saddlehorse_98

    saddlehorse_98 Member

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    yep me to I would love to no how to sculpt the inside of the end log, very nice work.
     
  18. Non-TypicalArtist

    Non-TypicalArtist ABOVE Expectations. BEYOND Ordinary.

    Thanks. Like everything else in taxidermy. Good reference is key!