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The Gift by EstherVerschoor The Gift by EstherVerschoor
The Gift
Skull doll

HxWxD approx.
40 x 15 x 15 cm
15.7 x 5.9 x 5.9 inch

The gift her skull is a paperclay parrot skull with handmade glass eyes and tiny lashes. Her hair is made from high quality black English viscose and she is wearing a fascinator from satin, fur, silk and 2 of the tiniest real skulls(a rodent and a reptile) . Her body is sculpted with paperclay over a metal frame. The gift is dressed in black and Bordeaux velvet (cotton/silk velvet), antique black lace and silk ribbon adorned with an antique gold pin and tiny cameo. In her hand she is holding the gift: a real tiny dried lizzard and in her other hand she is holding the leash with her real dried fish pets. She is posed (permanent) on a wooden base.

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Ihsahnity Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2012  Professional General Artist
Great piece Es :thumbsup: !!!
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2012  Professional Artist
Thank you so much dear XXX
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StudioJsculpts Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Beutiful work Essie!!I love that dress!!
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012  Professional Artist
Thank you so much :D
It was a crime to make, I used heavy quality cotton/silk velvet and to get that in the right shape without any bulking on that fragile body was ...pfffffffffffff ;)
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StudioJsculpts Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
You bet, it turned out amazing!!I couldn't even imagine where to begin.
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Professional Artist
Oh you would know!!
thanks dear.
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StudioJsculpts Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
You bet Essie!Keep the cool peices coming!!
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Gniffies Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, great details.
Beautiful Esther.
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012  Professional Artist
Thank you so much dear Ineke XXX
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KamillaM Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012
ooooch Essie, she is so special, i love the detail and her pose, beautifly done!!!
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Professional Artist
Thank you sweetie.
There is so much movement in her pose but it's almost impossible to catch that on photo.
XXX
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KamillaM Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012
i know what You mean , is the same hier with takig pictures...You did a great job , i love her!!!
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Professional Artist
XXX
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LuneBleu Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Amazing!!! :heart:
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EstherVerschoor Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Professional Artist
Thank you so much XXX
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