Miniature 1:12 scale bird sculptures featured in this gallery were hand-formed from polymer clay and fine gauge artist wire. Each piece has been delicately painted and skillfully dressed in cut-to-size feathers and powder-fine flock. Additional surface detailing may include Jacquard acid dyes, heat-set artist inks or metallic acrylics.
Cat & Kitten Gallery
A sampling of one-off 1:12 scale cat & kitten sculpts created using polymer clay, wire, and applied natural fiber coats (i.e., alpaca, cashmere, or wool/silk blends). Spots, stripes, and rosettes were hand-painted in heat-set artist inks. Tiny whiskers/eyebrows have been individually inserted and secured with glue. Tails are wire-based and can be gently posed.
Dog & Puppy Gallery
Some examples of one-off dog & puppy sculpts created from polymer clay, wire, paint, and applied natural fibers (alpaca, cashmere, wool or silk).
Gallery of miniature 1:12 equine sculpts created from polymer clay over a sturdy armature of copper wire and aluminum foil. After curing, carving, sanding, & paint - each sculpt was dressed in a life-like coat of alpaca, wool or mohair. Harnesses were constructed exclusively for the sculpt using kid leather, brass buckles and/or jewelry wire.
Farm & Field Gallery
Domestic animal sculpts featured in this gallery are hand-formed in polymer clay to 1:12 scale. Depending on breed, each sculpt was painted and dressed in a life-like coat of natural fiber and/or powder-fine flock (i.e., alpaca, cashmere, wool, cotton or silk).
Woodland & Wild Gallery
Some examples of one-off 1:12 scale animal sculpts created from polymer clay, wire, and paint. Depending on breed - some are appropriately dressed in life-like coats of applied natural fiber and flock (i.e., alpaca, wool, camel, cashmere, or silk).