Looking back to 2014 :: Um olhar sobre 2014

The past year was a wonderful journey into Creatureshire and it’s worth celebrating some of the highlights of 2014. Come with me! O ano que passou foi uma fantástica viagem por Creatureshire e vale a pena celebrar convosco alguns momentos de 2014. Venham comigo! In January I had a wonderful challenge to make some lions. After…

An inspiring 2014 :: Um 2014 inspirador

It’s been a quiet beginning for 2014. I am taking the time to work on my ideas for the Little Creatures and it feels good to slow down. I look around and I have this image of seeds germinating slowly underneath the ground before sprouting in the spring: it feels like the Little Creatures are…

Alpacas

This is the last month of the 12 polymer clay projects in 2013. It wasn’t easy to pick an idea as I feel that there are too many creatures I would like to recreate in polymer clay. I ended up picking the alpacas, a domesticated relative of the lama known for its fur. As I…

Berthe’s Lemur Mouse :: Microcebus berthae

I came to know Madame Berthe’s mouse lemur (Microcebus berthae ) through this video from BBC. It is the smallest primate known with about 92 mm of body length… it fits in the palm of your hands! They tend to keep to themselves but are quite friendly to each others. I found it a fascinating…