It’s not what it looks like!

Okay so … I was testing out a new brand of polymer clay for making sword handles. Sadly, it doesn’t quite work the way I’m used to so this particular version of the handle didn’t really work out the way I wanted it to.

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No, you don’t understand. ItĀ REALLY REALLY DIDN’T WORK OUT THE WAY I WANTED IT TO.

Whoops

I was not pleased.

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Oh well. I’ll just have to experiment some more. I guess I’ll just … make this into a pencil holder … or something …

Aliens Modelling Human Clothes?

You know, I’m all for playing with the human form in terms of exploring its movement, balance, and intricacies in art. Please note that last bit: in ART. However, I had an unpleasant surprise yesterday while walking past The Bay.

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While bipedal and wearing human clothing, these strange critters are definitely not human.

Why? Why, when we are having trouble with putting forward images of beauty more in keeping with actual human proportions, are some companies insistent on portraying something evenĀ more impossible? Continue reading “Aliens Modelling Human Clothes?”