Introduction: Garden Monsters

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These are critters I made for an art show "Lawn gnomes eat your heart out!" They stayed in my yard most of the summer before I started showing them in a few other galleries. I sculpted them out of a poly clay over a wire and foil skeletal structure.



shaun.wallington (author)2015-01-23

I want buy this. do you make and sell them?

DIYDragon (author)2014-05-24

ohhhh cute. I love them. How well do they hold up to elements being outside and all? I want to make a vegetable garden. Wonder if if I made motion sensor sounds to go with them if they'd scare away some critters stealing my veggies. :P

poofrabbit (author)2012-11-05

You should put a gnome in their mouth, lol!! That would be awesome! These are fantastic, nice work!

mikeasaurus (author)2012-10-01

Those teeth are terrifying!

rimar2000 (author)mikeasaurus2012-10-01

If they are made of clay, are terrifying and DANGEROUS.

Always one must think of children, they are ideal for get problems, hurts, etc.

VioWolf (author)2012-10-01

Thanks everybody! :) The clay is oven is a conventional oven baked clay, I had never used it before and decided to give it a try! I painted them with a spray paint made for out door furniture and then used acrylic paints over the top of that.

Polly PoPo (author)2012-10-01

Great looking. They appear to be large - were they fired in an oven or made weather-resistant in some other way? Painted?

Marcaine Art (author)2012-10-01

Very cool.

Pixie Puddle (author)2012-10-01

I really love these I know my mum would love one for her garden they are wicked, :)

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