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"The Witch" by Malin Persson

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My witch. Made her in art class. I must confess that I am a bit proud of her. I had such a good time making this witch that I would like to make another some day. Her body is made of papier-mâché, and her face and hands of clay. I had a lot of fun when sewing all her clothes, but my favourite moment was making the little book she is holding. I lay the pages in tea to make them look old and yellow-ish, and there are some 'real' potion recipes in it, written in small handwriting ...

Height: ~35 cm (not life-sized, even if it looks so in the photo!)

Moderator's Choice June 10, 2004

Loads of thanks for that! =) And a lot of excuse to all wiccans who became offended because she is so stereotyped. I did'nt mean to hurt anyone. This is just a fairy tale witch from my fantasy, with no claim of looking realistic.




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13 Oct 2005:-) Isabelle ´Strawberry Shortcake´ Gélinas
Wow! This sculpture is amazing and...HUGE! How much time did it takes you to made this?
30 Oct 200545 Zeruko Dima
This witch is brilliant, I really like it. I really like her podgy little face ^_^. I like that she is the stereotypical old, pointy hatted witch. I don't know why these Wiccans are offended. I mean, there are countless types of witches, coming from many religions and societies. Besides, I always thought that Wicca grew from Pagan traditions and rituals etc, which has been around for ages... I could be wrong though =)
8 Dec 200545 Heather
Well i think she deserves mods choice. and I think the ppl that cant get past their own noses need to see a red couch some...the person that linked this to me is wiccan and has no problem with it other then the looneys that posted above which shes mad at. So ok ill get some bad comments for what i said...big deal. I love it personally 2 its has alot of detail and hard work into it ^_^ and you did a wonderful job. Shrugs* as for sterotypical..sure a little...but you didnt put it here to get told it was...id like to see wiccans sue disney over makeing sterotypical witches through the years LOL
laters hun, great job 2
23 Dec 200545 Paula
yup, yup! i agree with Little midnight. i'm Wicca too and i think she's awesome. mabey if somebody said "this is my witch, she's Wicca!" it would irritate me but i thing this witch is sooooooooooo cute!
3 Mar 200645 Syphi
Awesome... If only I had but a fraction of your skill. Heehee! I think she's pretty. n_n

And... 'Wiccan'-people? I doubt you're actually wiccan. Wicca was created in the 1950's, as someone mentioned, by one Gerald Gardner. AS A SECRET RELIGION. Meaning you have to belong to a lineaged coven to be an ACTUAL Wiccan, fluff-balls. 10 Without belonging to one, you only know probably only one-third of the information you need, and most of it's probably not real, anyway.
7 May 2007:-) Heidi Hecht
I wouldn't have mistaken her for Wiccan, I knew all along that Wicca is a more modern religion. Anyways, nice job, you're much better with clay than I could ever hope to be.
19 Jun 200745 Sicilian lemon
People in the comment history claim 'i am a witch' ... Ok.. What makes you a witch? Its all idealism in your heads. Roobish. Science is the foundation of everything leave fantasy for stories! Good sculpture.
7 Feb 2008:-) Maddi__
Clare-- Wicca is the oldest religion, it just got stamped out for a while because evryone burnt the Wiccans. If you plan to insult us, get your facts straight.

Oh, but it’s certainly a damned good sculpture, not offensive in the slightest. Fairy Tale witches are cool, and you really captured her.. coolness =D I hope you got a good grade for it?
10 Mar 200845 Wiccansmakemegiggle
Cool witch! Now burn her... burn her... not really. Ah Wicca, the coffee house religion of Barnes and Noble, Starbucks and emo kids everywhere. As soon as someone shows me a spell that works I will stop laughing at them.
21 Sep 2008:-) Fanboy 908
While I do occasionally use magick, I have to agree with WiccansMakeMeGiggle - psychic energy works much better.
No, but seriously, great sculpture!
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'The Witch':
 • Created by: :-) Malin Persson
 • Copyright: ©Malin Persson. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Book, Cauldron, Clay, Hat, Magic, Papier-mâché, Potion, Recipe, Witch, Witchcraft
 • Categories: Wizards, Priests, Druids, Sorcerers..., Woman, Women
 • Techniques: Sculpture, Clay, Pottery, etc
Modpick •  Mod Pick at: 2004-06-10 10:33:57
 • Submitted: 2004-06-09 19:02:30
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 • Resolution: 559x768

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