Tile #1 - Knight & Dragon

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Lara Mattison

During art this year, we had to recreate a piece of artwork in plasticine, and I found I quite enjoyed it, so I decided to make a tile using the same technique and my own design. And here it is. It's plasticine on wood, with a bit of silver paint and a toothpick. It's about 5 inches x 5 inches. ------ A lot of people seem to not know what plasticine is, so here is a handy definition of the stuff. Hope that helps. ------ Plasticine: A synthetic material resembling clay but remaining soft; used as a substitute for clay or wax in modeling (www.thefreedictionary.com/Plasticine) ------ There is also a very short story (actually, I'd call it a 'storylet' if that was a word) that goes with the picture. You can read it here.


Published More than a year ago

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