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I recently finished off my 1st real prop of the year, and boy am I glad to be done with it! The DH doesn't really care about handmade gravestones (he likes more mechanical props), so he's not much use for feedback...



If the thumbnail turns out small, there are some closeups in my Halloweengallery folder here: http://www.halloweengallery.com/thumbnails.php?album=430

Any constructive criticism would be most welcome!
 

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Very nice! I love the detail. Is it made from styrofoam?
 

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Thanks for the comments, y'all!

The stone is pink Dow foam from HD, and I based it on this stone: http://www.gravematter.com/morrill5.asp.

That website ( http://www.gravematter.com ) has dozens, if not hundreds, of pics of gravestones ranging from the 1600s to the early 1900s. There's a link to "Interesting Carvings" which includes a lot of ornate stones.

This pink stone and the one I'm working on now are both based on stones that I found on gravematter.com.
 

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Dr Morbius said:
To bad you didn't enter that stone in the last contest! You would've KICKED ASS! LOL! I love that carving...Terrific job!
I don't have 30 posts, so the timing was irrelevant, but I would've liked to have entered it! DOH!
 
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