Frit-Happens !
August 05, 2021, 07:20:08 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
your ad here
Where are you?? Add yourself to the NEW FHF map here  | On flickr? Join our Frit Happens group: here

Get FH Status updates via twitter @FritHappens

   Home   Help Search Calendar Login Register  
Pages: [1]
Author Topic: new work, thunderbird  (Read 4730 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
baked glass
New Forum Member
Posts: 19

« on: April 21, 2017, 09:49:13 AM »

I've been working on this little guy for awhile now. I grew up in the states and always felt an affinity for the world around me, so although I'm not affiliated with any tribe, I have tried to understand some of the Native American's stories and teachings.  There is always more to learn but I wanted to focus on one story that caught my attention and try to make a thunderbird.


I tried to make a flame like implosion for the base under the thunderbird. 

The rain coming out of his wings was particularly tricky, each one wanted to melt away as I worked on the adjacent one.

Over all I think the idea worked out fairly well and will now be considering other stories to base sculptures on.
Posts: 1074

« Reply #1 on: April 22, 2017, 04:04:33 AM »

Looking good  Smiley I like the story element. I didn't know much about the thunderbird so googled it, and now I understand why my email program looks like it does!

Pages: [1]
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.028 seconds with 19 queries.