Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Sculpting muscles


One of the things I really like about working with paper pulp is that it's very easy to build up muscle tissue from the inside out.  I can add muscle tissue wherever it's needed and put the skin over top of it.  That's what I did with the legs of my big specimen, and that's what I'll be doing with the torso and arms.

Shoulder muscles


Shoulder muscles covered with skin


Now, of course, it's a case of more waiting for the damn thing to dry, which takes forever because the muscle layers are so thick.  I realise that part is just as boring for you as it is for me, so in the meantime, here's a happy cat: