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Re: A work of art to share

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From: The Austin's (whest177_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Feb 22 2002 - 19:30:07 PST


This is great! I can see the Mexican influence, yet definately a modern
approach! Thanks for sharing with us - now I'm jealous, I can't wait till
Spring Break. :-)
~Michal

> This is my first attempt at using Sculpy clay - My "Family Tree".
> http://www2.wcoil.com/~mdecker/images/famtree1.jpg
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> The work is inspired by Mexican folk art "Tree of Life" candelabras.
> Now I know why Sharon Kennedy's students enjoyed their Sculpy figures so
> much --- It is a fun medium to use. My tree stands about 16 inches tall.
> The figures, flowers, animals etc were all glued on after the tree was
> baked.

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