The Mammoth finished…

I fired him to Cone 06 which I should have taken him to Cone 6 but this is the first big sculpting project I’ve done in a while and I did not want him to explode in the kiln. When he came out, there were some stress fractures on the base so the low fire was a good plan and also left the clay porous enough for paint. As far as paint, I used acrylics over a black base and finished it with a spray matte finish. The finish came out a bit shiny but in the right light it

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