Red fox :: Raposa vermelha

Creatureshire is welcoming red foxes. They have been wandering in the hills, playing among the berry bushes and getting to know all sorts of friendly creatures. Their favorite spot seems to be the fence by the chestnut trees, where they meet with other friendly folk from around here. Foxes aren’t entirely new to Creatureshire… they…

Chess knights :: Cavalos de xadrez

Do you remember the chess set in which I have been working on? It’s been a while since I last posted any updates but I am now getting closer to finishing it. One of the reasons why this is such a lengthy project is that I started with the idea of making Vikings against Scots,…

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…

On Penguins :: Sobre os Pinguins

The penguin series is one of the oldest I have been working on. In 2005 I made my first penguin, a Christmas penguin with a Santa hat. Since then I have made many more penguins, many of them with scarves and my favourite ones, the Hawaiian penguins. I really like the peculiarity of placing a…