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Polymer Clay Lemon Pie Earrings by Talty Polymer Clay Lemon Pie Earrings by Talty
| Etsy | Custom Commissions | YouTube | Polymer Clay Gallery |

This is part of a commission for ~Aryi1. She wanted me to make something like my orange cake earrings, but instead of oranges she wanted lemons and instead of cakes she wanted pies xD Update: She just received them and here's her comment! I'm so happy! [link]

It was fun! I love working in small scales and this is actually the first time I'm pleased with a cane I made! :la: I think I finally nailed those citric canes, I've improved a lot since my first pathetic attempts. I also worked on improving the pie's crust, specially the shape and texture. Also, you can't notice it in the photo but the edge of the pies is not straight, it's beveled like a real pie!!! :la: I'm also happy with the cherries, I wanted to replicate those bright, juicy and translucent canned cherries, and I think they're not bad :meow:

I hope that doesn't sound like I'm bragging D: but I like to list here what I did right and wrong for anyone that wants to try something similar, and for future reference for myself xD I have a really bad memory.

This was based in my orange cake earrings which were originally inspired in by ~Madizzo

If you want a pair of earrings like this with your own combination of pie/cake and fruits, let me know! I can make you pretty much anything for $17 + $4 for S&H, send me a note with your idea! I do love a good challenge.

Comments and suggestions are always much appreciated!! :blowkiss:

Materials: Sculpey III, TLS, pastels, blades, needles, metal findings.
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Jenna7777777 Jul 23, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
yUMMY! those look really good!
-Jenna <3
P.S. I make things from clay too! My store is full of them!
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SqueakyMouse May 11, 2013  Student General Artist
The shine on them must be amazing in real life, the 1st picture makes the one pie look like it's gold and not a lemon pie
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FuturisticHedgie Mar 1, 2013  Student Artist
Awesome job
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Talty May 13, 2013   Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much! :meow:
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FuturisticHedgie May 14, 2013  Student Artist
Your welcome
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What was the ratio of yellow to translucent clay that you used to get the lovely colour of the cake?
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Talty Sep 3, 2012   Artisan Crafter
I don't know :( I didn't measure it this time, I was only expecting to make this one, I mixed the clay and test-baked a little bit to see if it was the color I wanted.
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Evonia Jul 24, 2012  Student General Artist
coooooool :D
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Talty Jul 30, 2012   Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much ^^
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Evonia Jul 31, 2012  Student General Artist
np! :D
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