This sculpture is the first of a series of plaque sculptures, or 3D paintings, created in polymer clay with mixed media. The clay is molded with the beads and glass and then baked. After curing, the sculpture is painted with acrylics and gold leaf and finally attached to the painted wooden surface. Polymer clay, gold leaf and other mixed media (beads, glass, crystals, rhinestones and pearls) over painted wooden surface, 6.5x8.5" (outer frame), 3.25x4.25" (sculpture).
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