2017/11/09

Fall walnut shell: Raccoon story!

Made another nutshell, stuffed with micro and mini. Autumn, fall, pumpkins. I'm dreaming of making an all season range in shells: winter's ready, autumn is done too. Spring and summer are yet to come.
And this micro miniature is devoted to raccoons!!! Yay!!!!
Since there're not so many people visiting my blog anymore - so I'm just showing some pics and writing down a few lines for myself.
All pics are clickable - enlarge to view the details.
On my palm to feel the size.
And among leaves and pine cones - "for a nice sketch"

Among autumn leaves... and a walnut from this shell ;)
Let's take a look inside:
A raccoon touching a pumpkin... that's the "process" pic - check it out, I made the raccoon's fingers!!!
And that's the process of mum making: 1,5 mm in diameter, quilling =) slightly embellished with yellow flock in the centers.
So, it's a kitchen zone. Drawers, table - balsa wood and paper, window - cut through, wooden floor (matches). A vase with mums (bead + quilling), 3 pumpkins (clay), a raccoon (plasticine + nail polish + acrylic paints + paper), apples on the table - microbeads.

Above the window - there's a shelf with glass cups. Slightly purple. And an onion braid on the wall.

Focused on apples - one of them is cut, seeds are present. I don't know, how big is that microbead... must be something like 0,6-0,7 mm... oh, and a basket full of mushrooms.
That's the view on the table from the window - see the knife the apple has been cut with?

And that's the window close up: the curtains and ruffles look cute, I think =)))
Below the kitchen I adhered some "fall decor" - in bigger scale just for fun - maple leaves on the left and oak leaves with acorns on the right. Leaves are made from white glue and paints, acorns - microbeads, painted.

And the outside, the left side of the shell. Another coon walking by, 2 trees - one of the - right one - is supposed to be a rowen, red berries in bundles are present. Moss - on the right tree and a mixture of flower soft, foam, cut threads, shredded ribbons and such - on the left. Brownish-reddish bush on the left is made from moss.

My raccoon on a coin (size of a US quarter):

Back to the shell, a hedgehog is hiding there: carrying a mushroom (some are growing under the rowen too)

No idea how to insert a camera in there, so that's the hedgehog's close-up in the process, 2 mm:
That's how it all looks closed: tied up and hung.


Thanks for looking!
Two shells more are ready - wish I had more time for dealing with photos. I'll show them some time later. =)
And... yeah, I know it's not a card... and not much to do with scrapbooking and such... but since the color scheme is soooo inviting - why not to show off? ;)


Just some more yellow in the ribbon... anyway, it's fun =) http://colorthrowdown.blogspot.ru/2017/11/color-throwdown-468.html and not a problem if my entry is removed, that's ok, ladies ;) Thanks!

12 comments:

  1. A beautiful tiny scene in the nutshell. Great work!
    Hugs, Drora

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  2. This is amazing! Such beautiful detail! Fabulous!

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  3. My two hobbies are papercrafting and miniatures! You covered them both. There is lots of crossover with these two crafts, especially in 1/4 scale and 114th scale. Loved this project...

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    1. Thank you! It's a pity, your profile doesn't seem to havecany link to your blog or gallery, I'd love to see some of your creations :)

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  4. Еноты готовятся к зиме :) Какое все малюсенькое - здорово, молодец! (Как всегда:)) Окошечко в орехе понравилось ;)
    А мой орех так и лежит, ждет своего часа... не могу решить, чем наполнить:(

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    1. Ага :) спасибо большое! Окошко мозоли на пальце стоило :))
      Главное, как говаривал советский вождь, нАчать ;) не можешь придумать или не можешь выбрать? :)

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    2. Скорее придумать, хочется что-то не банальное, что-то неожиданное что-ли... и никак :(

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    3. Сцену из Звёздных войн :)))
      Можно что-то личное, про тебя и семью, или про работу :) орех в орехе :)

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  5. Wow! Incredible artistry!! Your scene is awesome and what detail!!

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