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by helenkate
Thu May 25, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Carving REAL Pumpkins (Q & A)
Topic: Tip for shading realkins after you've done the cut throughs
Replies: 6
Views: 3086

Re: Tip for shading realkins after you've done the cut throughs

You know, I never did try that method. I ended up finally working on the foam kins and neglected the reals for the year. :Laughing:
by helenkate
Sat Oct 22, 2016 2:46 pm
Forum: Stoneykins Pattern Suggestions
Topic: WYRMWOOD (Road Of The Dead)
Replies: 1
Views: 1168

Re: WYRMWOOD (Road Of The Dead)

Looks cool, thank you GUS! Adding to the ever-growing "to be watched" queue.
by helenkate
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:46 am
Forum: Carving Photo's & Stories
Topic: First 2 carves. Venturing into the land of foam
Replies: 7
Views: 1259

Re: First 2 carves. Venturing into the land of foam

From cartoons to super detail - well done!! Welcome!
by helenkate
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:45 am
Forum: Carving Photo's & Stories
Topic: SimonDR's 2014/2015
Replies: 35
Views: 7145

Re: SimonDR's 2014/2015

Welcome back! Great carves all around. The level of detail that you achieve is exceptional!

!!!! A chicken egg?!? What do you use to carve on that?
by helenkate
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Carving Photo's & Stories
Topic: Man I miss carving...
Replies: 11
Views: 1784

Re: Man I miss carving...

Nicely done!! I'm so glad you got to carve this year. Congratulations on the house!
by helenkate
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: Carving Photo's & Stories
Topic: Doh's 2015 so far. UPDATE 10-22-15
Replies: 36
Views: 5170

Re: Doh's 2015 so far. UPDATE 10-18-15

Doh, your carves are out of this world amazing. I am so consistently impressed by your work. For smoothing the big areas like in Cat/Bat - I think I remember an oooold post where you said that's the one time you turn the Dremel speed down. Is that still good advice?
by helenkate
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Carving Photo's & Stories
Topic: 2 real pumpkins for our local contest
Replies: 11
Views: 1693

Re: 2 real pumpkins for our local contest

Absolutely fantastic work!! It's true, don't worry about the time too much (unless your kin starts rotting while you're carving, you're good!). Precision does take time, and really no one but you will notice the imperfections. Which parts do you feel take you "too" long? We might have some ideas to ...
by helenkate
Sun Oct 18, 2015 11:13 pm
Forum: Stoneykins Pattern Suggestions
Topic: Crimson Peak
Replies: 5
Views: 1344

Re: Crimson Peak

I wanted to love it! We got some good laughs and saw Tom's hiney, so that was nice. :-)
by helenkate
Sun Oct 18, 2015 11:02 pm
Forum: Stoneykins Pattern Suggestions
Topic: Crimson Peak
Replies: 5
Views: 1344

Re: Crimson Peak

kelleycappell wrote:We need some Crimson Peak pumpkins, don't you think?
I was pretty disappointed in the movie...have you seen it yet?