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November 29, 2008
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Paper ART by angelicetherreality Paper ART by angelicetherreality
The Paper Gown [views]
for best view- you must donload

Yes- wearable, Yes all paper

The Collar:
the Rose took only 5 min to make, and 1 hour to dry
the paper strings took 3 days-to hand roll in swirl and than to glue-in together, bout 16 meters of paper string just on the collar;

The Under Dress:
took 1 day to pin up and glue-sculp, and whole 2 days to dry up stiff, 3m of carbed-tule paper ussed;

The Corset:
took 2 tries with mesouring up, 30min to glue up all the lace and left for the night to dry, then half and hour to lace up with the paper strings and position in place;

took 3 days to prepair, cut and pin-glue on the base belt;

whole dress was put together in few days - the drying of the glue was taking the most of time - I recomend a dry and well vented room

the details:

*6 kinds of paper:
-paper strings - hand rolled paper tulle - 25m long in total;
-corset- pure white 240lb smooth paper - hand free cut and sculpted dry;
-rose- white 120lb paper - free hand ripped and sculpted with water based glue;
-skirt- pure white 260lb smooth art paper- hand cut, sculpted freely and glued in on a carton-paper-belt base;
-under-skirt dress- paper carboned tule- hand sculpted with water based glue- dried stiff;
-under-skirt belt[unseen]- carton belt- hand cut and sculpted as base for the skirt;
-paper mache-as additional glue and covering sculpts

*3 kinds of glue:
-water-based technical glue - elmers glue recomended;
-styrolep-poliestyren glue -[carefull-can make paper tern yellow if not handelled properly]
-simple quick dry glue stick- for handeling tule paper:

*Polistyren manikin
*160 cm heigh
*the dress is size: S us ; 34/36 eu,
*the manikin is A Cup in bust size
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MsUrbanalities Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2014
Beautiful & amazing!! :)
angelicetherreality Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2014  Professional General Artist
thank you :D
ricecuni Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wow this is so amazing!!!!:la:
hadasaugh Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2013  Professional General Artist
beautiful craftsmanship and design!
santanasoares Featured By Owner May 9, 2013
Artist1946 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is art Defined!
angelicetherreality Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2013  Professional General Artist
than you :)
janinesmith54 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Absolutely beautiful.
bear48 Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2012  Professional
very cool
Riazana Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
oh. my. god.... everything's paper and wearable?! da hell?!?
I CAN'T REMEMBER THE LAST TIME I WAS THIS BLOWN AWAY... If this doesn't make the daily deviations or the front most popular page or give you a thousand llamas, then I dunno what will.
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