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        01-17-2014, 05:05 PM
    I just LOVE these!
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        01-19-2014, 06:19 PM
    All so cute, of course I especially like the horses!
        01-19-2014, 08:14 PM
    The goat is so cute! Awesome <3
        01-28-2014, 10:01 PM

    Made this ram. Really hard to get the long white alpaca fibers to felt. Real sheepskin wool would work better.

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        02-08-2014, 05:16 PM
    Here he is again, and my newest creation, inspired from Wallaby's photos of her Angora goat, Hazel. I just loved how the hair went down over her eyes. The white wool is, however, much harder to work with than typical white wool. I am not sure if it was lama fur or what, but I had a hard time getting it to actually "felt". I have discovered that using pipe cleaners as the superstructure of the legs is NOT good, as it prevents them from fully felting. Regular wire would be better.

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        02-08-2014, 11:21 PM
    I got a thing for goats. I should do something else, though. What?
        02-08-2014, 11:44 PM
    What about animals in different echo systems? You could do jungle, safari, Arctic, etc.
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        02-09-2014, 01:04 PM
    Green Broke
    These are so awesome! I especially like the appaloosas and the donkey
        02-09-2014, 07:39 PM
    I say definitely buy a table at your local craft fair and I'm sure you'll make enough money all in one weekend to make it worth your while :)

    Though I suppose if you were making them at a rate of $10/Hr you would roughly sell them for $50-$60 each to make it worth the time but if you enjoy doing it and customers enjoy them it may be worth it to sell them at a loss against your time spent.

    If I were well off financially I would surely request one and keep it for a long time, they are very beautiful and unique.

    Try a rabbit!
        02-10-2014, 05:42 AM
    Great idea! The rabbit.

    I cannot think of selling based on 10$ per hour. It may sound arrogant but I would rather keep them than sell @ 10$ per hour. Sorry, but my time is worth more than that.
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