Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Sea nymph Frilenija - TACDA 2010 Nominee and URSA 2010 winner!!!

Sea nymph Frilenija.
OOAK, 12 inches (30.5 cm). 
Sparse felted Helmbold mohair - sea-green with brown backing; silver-gray ultrasuede paw pads. 
English glass, manually painted eyes; wool fellted  muzzle (together with lace) and second pair of ears . 
Hands and feet are wired. Muzzle, whiskers, ears and front paws embroidered with beads. Tinted with oil paints. 
Fully 5 way wooden disk with cotter-pins, head is on waggle joints. Polyfil and glass beads inside. 
Accessories - collar and tail hand knitted with Gutterman wire, labradorites, pearls and beads (tail part could be taken off and than you can see her legs). Hand made musical instrument (looks like a blue fish) – paperclay, decoupage.