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Older mermaid peice, 7" tall
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:iconfaerie-s:
Faerie-s Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2009  Professional Filmographer
awesome carvings!
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Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
Aw thanks:)
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Renae4life Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2008   Digital Artist
Its really nice detail.Do you have a picture of the full piece? I want to see it :)
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:icon7oran:
7oran Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2008
Amazing work.:)
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you. She has blue hair and tail too,but I really like the torso area.
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7oran Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2008
Yes, how many details and how realistic too.:)
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kasia2781 Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2008
beautiful!! you have fantastic ideas
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you:D
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:iconmockingmyths:
MockingMyths Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Professional Artist
Hey, I added it to APS for ya. I have that trouble all the time, but it's there now!
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Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks V! Could you put Niume too? Ive tried a couple tiems ,but it says I dont have the authority. Or you can swtich me back to moderator status and I can add it myself.
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MockingMyths Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Professional Artist
Just assed both Niume photos from here to your APS photos. No problem! - V.
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you :D
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:iconmockingmyths:
MockingMyths Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Professional Artist
Oooh, I meant Nimue.....
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MockingMyths Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2008  Professional Artist
Hey now! This particular sculpture is sitting in my living room!....and I can say that, in person, it's breathtaking! And yes! She fits in the palm of my hand. (Hi, N!)
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Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Hello my friend!:D Its really something seeing her blown up this huge huh? I always loved how she looked like wax and the engravings turned out looking vanishing under the skin in parts.


BTW I want to upload her at APS ,but its not letting me.
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:iconzen-art-gallery:
Zen-Art-Gallery Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2008  Student Photographer
wow! how do you work with something SO small???
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Oh very carefuly with tools. It gets easier.After youve made the first 50. Im not much of a miniatureist really ,but Im learning.
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Zen-Art-Gallery Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2008  Student Photographer
hahah what kind of tools? My ginormicle hands haha
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Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
I use toothpicks , a loop tool I made, some store bought wooden sculpting tools a ball stylus. You can see a photo of some of my tools in scraps.
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Harkon72 Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2008
Looking great, I like the skin patterns, very cool!
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you.
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:iconnoa-syndrome:
noa-syndrome Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2008
HOW do you do all this tiney details?
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
I use a ball stylus and other very small tools I made myself.
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:iconforestina-fotos:
Forestina-Fotos Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow - I thought it was a real person in the thumbsnail, before I realised it was by you.
Amazing detail! :clap:
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
A real person with some nasty scars!
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Forestina-Fotos Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
:O
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AsWierdAsItGets Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008
once again, your eye for detail always amazes me!
and to think it's only 7" :wow: just wow.
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Sumo0172 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
7 inches tall... How do you do it? Amazing, beautiful... whatever else you think you deserve to be told in praise of you just imagine me saying it. Wow!
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Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Well I do have small hands adn long fingers. maybe that helps. Ah thank you:) now you imagine that you said something really clever and eloquent that touched my heart! heehee I appreciate the support!
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angstmonkey Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008
love the details on the torso, your work is so detailed!
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks
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Yayap111 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008
Loving the tattoo/scar design
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Yeah that is what I liked about her too and I went on to develop that further.
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BeautifulBizarreMag Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008
OMG the detail is just amazing, your work takes my breath away my dear :heart:
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Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you:)
This is blown up quite huge so you cant help but be smacked upside the head ,but the traceries look delicate in person. She sits in the palm of your hand.
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BeautifulBizarreMag Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008
WOW i would love to be able to see your work in person... just wonderful, delicate, fragile.... just beautiful my dear :heart: :iconbackhug:
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
:rose:
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:iconbear48:
bear48 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional
woah nice
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
;)
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GorillaEye Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Student Traditional Artist
beautiful sweetheart. as usual. :)
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:iconsleetwealth:
Sleetwealth Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you:)
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GorillaEye Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2008  Student Traditional Artist
of course. :)
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