Learn how to sculpt ears for a miniature fairy doll. This is part 2 of my DIY Fairy Art Doll tutorial series. For this polymer clay tutorial, you will learn how to sculpt pointy ears with ease. I cover how to sculpt the face in part 1.
Video time stamps for your convenience: 0:57 Brush in rubbing alcohol to smooth out face 1:01 Slide face off 1:04 Bake face 1:04 Make oval ball of tin foil with flat side, add clay to it 1:13 Skull profile proportions 1:30 Place face onto ball & add strip of clay 1:33 Leave some room for a final strip of clay 1:39 Bake 1:39 Smooth in a final strip of clay 1:49 Bake 1:49 Sand 1:55 Sculpting the Ears 1:57 Skull /ear relationship 2:16 Helix 2:24 Concha cavum, triangular fossa, concha cymba 2:43 Smooth out ears 3:02 Antitragus/tragus nonsense 3:30 Bake 3:30 Sculpt other ear 3:30 Bake 3:34 Other doll making videos
Polymer clay doll making tips and techniques to help you create your own fairy tale world. Learn how to make a mermaid in a resin pond, learn how to sculpt doll faces, how to make fairy doll wings, how to bake polymer clay, and dabble in DIY doll fashion.
In these videos, I spend a little more time on the opening stories before jumping into the tutorials. So if you like a little fairy tale before making dolls and miniatures, then you'll want to watch this playlist.
Enjoy five little Certainly Caroline fairy tales, back to back. First, find out why you shouldn't go by the corner of Chive Ave and Daisy Lane. Next, meet the S'mores Maker, a cheeky old man fairy that's not afraid of anything. And then watch miniature topiary trees become magical. Find out what happens when a fairy kisses a cicada in A Handwoven Fairy Tale. And then discover what the fairies do with miniature pumpkins.
Learn how to sculpt with polymer clay by making your own doll portrait sculpture with this series of sculpting tutorials.
Start with Part 1, with some basics like inspiration, concept sketch, polymer clay tools, and the head armature.
Then move on to Part 2, where you will learn how to sculpt the head starting with how to sculpt the nose.
Part 3 focuses on how to sculpt the mouth. As with my other tutorials about sculpting the face, I go over the anatomy, so you'll get to know mouth anatomy and I really hope you'll apply that knowledge to your own sculpture.
Part 4 is all about how to sculpt the eyes. From eye anatomy for sculptors to tips and tricks about sculpting the eyes.
Part 5 Learn how to paint a doll face using Genesis heat set paints. Learn how to create depth by layering. Lots of great painting tips and techniques.
Ultimately this series will provide detailed step by step instruction about how to make a mermaid doll. This series is currently my work in progress. I will be adding each lesson to this playlist as I make them.
Learn how to make all things fairy style. From a fairy door to fairy jewelry, everything is made from polymer clay and nature's resources. I'm here to inspire you to imagine and create your own miniature fairy tale world. Learn how to make fairy garden accessories like fairy toadstools, fairy topiary trees, fairy furniture, and even an acorn tea set. The cuteness is real. Enjoy!