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ARMADILLO

The Armadillo was a project I hesitated to do because of the complexity, plus I’ve never seen an armadillo.  The armor is that of a hard-shell gourd with my best attempt in creating something fairly realistic.  The head and the tail were made from two penis-shield gourds and the ears were made from one jewelry gourd cut in half.  The feet were made of paper mache and the toenails of tooth picks.   The base is a large piece of redwood that I brought with me from California.

armadillo

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2 comments on “ARMADILLO

  1. gourdguy
    April 28, 2010

    Thanks JK,

    I responded much earlier but I guess it never went through. Thanks you so much for your submission.

  2. gourdguy
    October 6, 2010

    Thanks a lot JK.

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