Category: "Flowers and plants"
Or "leafing" is perhaps the word I need here. :D I finally had some time to work on the maple tree again. This is three hours of work, so that ought to tell you just how much time this will take. I foresee many movies and TV marathons in my future.… more »
Continuing work on the maple tree. A real tree has a great deal more branches than the base I've created, and those branches taper into batches of leaves. My purpose is to get the general feel of a maple tree and to accent the landscaping. In the… more »
Continuing work on the maple tree. I filled the bottom of the trunk with water putty to make a solid base. I wasn't worried about it toppling over, but I didn't want the outer shell to crack if it were bumped or squeezed in the wrong way.… more »
Continuing work on the maple tree. The water putty dried hard overnight. Some of the thin binding wires showed through the layer as expected and the texture was smooth due to the watery consistency of the first application. I mixed more water putty,… more »