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When I'm closer to being done I will scan both the button and the photo and put them on the computer screen and leave them there for a while and keep looking at all the details.
Sometimes I find I have to remove or replace one or both eyes or a nose but here the changes to be made are very minor and I'm happy.
I'll tell you what I see:
Change the shape of the left ear
Forehead a little higher
Several tiny changes to left eye
Reshape the neck area.
The very last step is fine tuning the fur..
It feels good to be painting again and I must start regularly as my supply of buttons for sale is so low. I have to either do it or give up Etsy as it has been so long they have changed the site and I had a devil of a time figuring it out. I have been making a list of new ones to paint... I just painted a special order for a clown and now I'd like to do a few more... I have one more special order to do then start on my list.
Remember the soutache jewelry from the other day... Well I have a huge hug and thank you for Jocelyne Ausseil who found this fantastic tuto...
Pigtails and Quilts is having a "Crazy Quilts are Quilts Too" celebrating crazy quilting and I'm pleased to be participatin...
Marilyn Nepper in Canada really got busy on her computer and found some great sites with even greater instructions... She even found ...
Addendum: Here are a couple websites with tutorials... http://historicalsewing.com/pleated-trim-jazz-your-victorian-neckline https...