Thursday, September 21, 2006

Have I shown this before?


This is the Santa I made last year. Or I should say "am still making" because he still needs a bit of work. This was for a VCD challenge and in my web research, I stumbled across the work of Conni Jenkins here. I love the look of her sweet Santy Clauses and decided to try that direction. I don't have a lot of experience with needlesculpting, but this turned out really well. He just needs a better coat and a stand and then he'll be something that I want to put out on display. I remember now that I was trying to make something to keep. Something that my kids could argue over after my death. As it is now, it is just another unfinished project!

3 friends said....:

  1. Hi Bettsi,

    He’s wonderful! The kids will definitely be fighting over him… I think maybe you should just go ahead and make one for each of them!

    Hugs,
    Conni

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  2. I'm sure I've seen that charming, friendly face before! How big is he? "Another unfinished project" -- boy, can I ever relate to that! Josephine

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