Sunday, January 25, 2009

Papillon Bead


Papillon Bead


Although I have sculpted various dog breeds this is my first Papillon bead, it is hand-sculpted from polymer clay and varnish sealed. It is pierced vertically from top of head to bottom.

Size is approximate:
3/4" vertical (top to bottom)
1-1/4" horizontal (ear to ear)

8 comments:

BeadedTail said...

Adorable! I had a Papillon as a child and they hold a dear place in my heart!

dreameyce said...

BEAUTIFUL work!

BTW I got your note, and plan on ordering soon! Kidlet had the flu and now it's my turn so I've not gotten to the bank *G*

Cindy Lietz, Polymer Clay Tutor said...

Wonderful bead NanjoDogz!

I'm curious... is that bread named Papillon (the french word for butterfly) because it looks like a butterfly when its ears stick out? That was the first thing that popped into my head when I saw your adorable bead!

Nancy said...

BeadedTail - thank you!

Dreameyce - thanks so much. Whenever you're ready, I'll be hanging around somewhere on the web :)

Cindy -- Thank you and yes, you are correct, French for butterfly, named for their beautiful ears!

Sarcasta-Mom said...

Beautiful, as is everything you make :)

rkdsign88 said...

As always...adorable work :)

MySweetThree said...

You are an amazing artist...I love love LOVE this bead!

benallos said...

Its a work of art. Amazing!

Benedict

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