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lucky luke



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PostSubject: A surprise guest   Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:32 pm

Hi Friends, a new resident of the forest came from Viet Nam
a built-in Saola my shelves. cheers

After my birds, my Tapir I tried another model home:
A rare ox charm.
Made with different dough and my Tapir volatilles because it is in cuireen end of modeling.
(For once I cooked but I'm not going to eat or to eat .....) Wink Very Happy

So quite a hurry to give it a try here is the result .....
Also still gaps but it is nice,
judge for yourself,
the test is encouraging, it remains to be done to progrets of hooves and horns
and painting.

You know to follow the train of Anna, and Hariet phill they should hang a few wagons of advances. scratch study Embarassed



The Saola, Vu Quang ox or Asian unicorn, also, infrequently, Vu Quang bovid (Pseudoryx nghetinhensis), one of the world's rarest mammals, is a forest-dwelling bovine found only in the Annamite Range of Vietnam and Laos. The species was discovered in 1993 in Vu Quang Nature Reserve by a joint survey of the Ministry of Forestry and the World Wide Fund for Nature.[1] The team found three skulls with unusual long straight horns kept in hunters' houses. In their article, the team proposed "a three month survey to observe the living animal" but, more than 15 years later, there is still no reported sighting of a Saola in the wild by a scientist.

In late August 2010, a Saola was captured by villagers in Laos but died in captivity before government conservationists could arrange for it to be released back in to the wild. The carcass is being studied with the hope that it will advance scientific understanding of the Saola
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:38 pm

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:24 am

Wow! Fantastic Jean! Wonderful Luc! What a nice work, no larger pics?
Clever choice and I'm sure this vietnamese guy should feel very happy with these American friends! Congratulations! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 6:19 am

At last, someone found another Saola... And it's a member of our forum cheers

Congratulation Jean-Luc it is a great idea and despite we are so many wagons behind Ana, Harriet, Ralf or Joe (sorry if I forget someone) it is not a reason to avoid fun Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 8:01 am

It's gorgeous Luc!! cheers cheers congratulations on creating him bounce

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 8:54 am

Wonderful! I didin´t know about this animal, thank you!

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 11:45 am

Thank you friends.
I feel sorry for Joe and Ralf and others that I have not mentioned, there are so many extraordinary people in this forum and we Aprende every day. Thank you!
Voi i some pictures where you can see better that I have to progrets acomplir. ......
However, I remain proud of this iconic animal that is the Salo, who has joined my collection cheers sunny scratch study Wink I love you





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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 5:08 pm

Fantastic, Luc !

I also never heard about it before, how extremely exiting !
Now you have the mose rare animal in the world on your shelf, - and your model is also completely unique WOW cheers

Thankyou for sharing and for telling about this strange creature ! flower sunny
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 6:03 pm

Very nice!!! cheers Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 6:49 pm

@SUSANNE wrote:
Fantastic, Luc !

I also never heard about it before, how extremely exiting !
Neither had I! He's really lovely cheers

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 9:26 pm

Thank you all!
I am glad to know this very rare species through my hobby.
I also thank Anna for her advice that I will be very useful for future projects.

cheers sunny I love you cat
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 9:29 pm

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Fri Jul 29, 2011 10:51 pm

that is so cool!

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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Sat Jul 30, 2011 3:33 am

Congratulation Jean-Luc!! this is first time I see this!
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Sat Jul 30, 2011 10:48 pm

Thank you Ken and Carolynn.
I do not know there a few times there was a newspaper article on the Saola villagers had captured one,
I cut the article and put aside I found and thought to myself that this animal deserved special attention.
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Sun Aug 07, 2011 2:05 pm

Cool that you made this rare species Luc! Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Sun Aug 07, 2011 8:46 pm

Thank you Willy, very rare and I like it a lot
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:04 am

Luc, very nice job. Keep on sculpting-- each animal you do will be better then the last, and before long you will be addictive to sculpting.

Happy scupting.

Joe
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PostSubject: Re: A surprise guest   Sun Aug 21, 2011 11:13 pm

Joe thank you for your kind words of encouragement.
I was already a taste! cheers sunny Wink Very Happy
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