….or not, depending on how much kids craft clay you have….
….this stuff cost $2 at the dump shop and I’m assuming that the previous owner had two packs and ditched the unopened one when they found how difficult it was to work with and how “dead-fish” slimy it was to handle….
..but hey, I had an extra day off presented to me at short notice and couldn’t think of anything better to do with said day, so I persevered….
…(the skeleton is from an earlier “sculpting” session…I suck at 3D….but give it a bash every once in awhile to see if I’ve acquired the skill whilst not practicing….er….that’s a nope on the skill acquisition by osmosis thing…)
…the small white ball at the front is the “change” from the 6 pack…
…the skeleton will be included in the final piece…
…(for those of you that were holding your breaths between posts)….
…been tardy with communicating with the outside world, but I have an excuse or two….
…have been focused on the above…
…have been adjusting to new work hours and getting my head round larger, heavier machinery to operate…
…have been trying to assimilate the fact the my local city council representatives think “consultation” means telling me how it’s gonna be and not answering a single question I have put to them re:- them screwing the resale value of my property by sticking a sewer thru half of it….
…(am supposed to be typing a lengthy letter to “them” instead of blogging!)….
…being asked to come out of retirement from a certain area of my skill base to help someone organise a huge donation to charity….
…being asked to contribute to two (count ’em) compilation comics after god knows how long away from black and white creations….
….but I am still here.
…here’s a wee sneak at what this piece might be heading towards when done…
…bones still need to be re-burned, but I think this should elucidate the matter somewhat….