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Peewee Possum

Discussion in 'Lifesize Mammals' started by Rick Carter, Oct 22, 2013.

  1. Rick Carter

    Rick Carter Administrator

    Nickie found this tiny Opossum dead on her Dad's porch. She made a body and slip cast the tail. The tree branch was sculpted over a wire to match a reference picture she found and attached to a 5" diameter marble base. She always comes up with the cutest ideas!

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  2. BrookeSFD16

    BrookeSFD16 Well-Known Member

    Beautiful!
     

  3. Sweet !!
     
  4. LordRusty

    LordRusty If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

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    Too freaking cute! Way to go, Nickie!!! ;)
     
  5. Looks great.What was used to sculpt the branch and what was used to texture it?
     
  6. Rick Carter

    Rick Carter Administrator

    Apoxie Sculpt. modeling tools & dry brushing
     
  7. George

    George The older I get, the better I was.

    For those who don't know the difference between being an artist and being a taxidermist, here it is. Nickie ain't a taxidermist.
     
  8. Dan Taylor

    Dan Taylor Member

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    I didn't think any body could make a possum look good,guess I was wrong.
     
  9. rogerswildlife

    rogerswildlife Rogers Wildlife Taxidermy Tommy Rogers

    George thats right on !! Anybody can mount a critter but making it look like that well thats art at its best!! Awesome job !!