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Pipyr
03-04-2007, 11:18 PM
Hoggin again!! Here's a new piece that I'm really, really excited about!! woohoooo!! :D

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/04-Mar-2007/40149-creatures022807_035full.jpg

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/04-Mar-2007/40149-creatures022807_067close.jpg

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/04-Mar-2007/40149-creatures022807_067teeth.jpg

Hope you all like him!! :D

Juls
03-04-2007, 11:23 PM
I was just looking at him on Ebay. LOVE the details- the chain was a great add on and definitely suits him. The shark teeth are way cool as well.
Extremely well done, Pipyr! :clap:

BeadTowne
03-04-2007, 11:37 PM
Crazy cool! Looks like some underwater treasure that was lost at sea hundreds of years ago.

richsantaclaus
03-05-2007, 01:39 AM
Now I KNOW you are having too much fun doing these!!!!!

Jenfire
03-05-2007, 01:41 AM
Thank God you finally came to your senses and chained this one!
Jen

BeadWitch
03-05-2007, 06:29 AM
He looks fabulous, fantastic work!!!

Ellen Altamore
03-05-2007, 09:15 AM
Far out, Pipyr!

Sue in Maine
03-05-2007, 10:06 AM
Neat but if you add a whip, I'm gonna report you to the ASPCA! lol :lol:

Nice extention to your talents here. Hard to imagine what you're going to do next! I like these better than the unicritters but the latest carousel one is tdf.

Later,

Me!

lauraalice`
03-05-2007, 10:59 AM
How'd you do that? lol
WOW!!!!

Paula D
03-05-2007, 04:39 PM
beautiful!!

Paula

gingery
03-05-2007, 06:45 PM
Your work is awesome! :clap: :clap: :clap:
ginger

anne071974
03-05-2007, 07:01 PM
Wow! Looks like the creature has gotten caught on some chain from an old ship wreckage from the bottom of the ocean. Very atmospheric!!

Shruti
03-06-2007, 01:17 PM
That's fascinating.....what does it take to create this kinda creature?I like what it says!lol!!

What inspired you to make this,Pipyr?

Pipyr
03-07-2007, 04:03 PM
Thanks all!! :D

Shruti-

The first creatures actually came about because I was using a minor on one oxy con to work boro for a couple days...it was supposed to be just a little break from soft glass. I figured hollow was the only way I could really get the glass to move on that set-up, so I made a hollow form and was gonna turn it into an organic vessel. When the vessel part was done, I thought it would be fun to add some sculptural elements and I really didn't want to add handles, so I made it into a "creature"...granted, that one was much different from the ones I make now, 'cause they have evolved over time. I keep a journal with sketches, things that inspire me, 2-D work, ads I like, textures I like, etc. Most of my ideas are spurred from whatever I made before it, so I guess they all really came from that first play session ;) Thanks for the kind words!! :D

glasting
03-07-2007, 05:19 PM
wonderful :eek::eek::eek:

mrs mcd
03-07-2007, 06:13 PM
Ok, I am a fuser, I have not done anything like this, and I am SHOCKED at the things you can do!! I can't wait to learn more!! This is absolutely fabulous!!