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Rusty Raccoon

About this design:

So I love making animal beads and really wanted to try a raccoon...enter Rusty! He is a baby raccoon who is curling up to take a nap.


polymer clay, acrylic paint, Claudine Hellmuth multi medium in matte(LOVE THIS STUFF-It is a gel and it goes on like a dream!)

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  1. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    “Rusty” is beautiful! You really have a wonderful talent for making little critters!

  2. B Witzel
    B Witzel says:

    Rusty meet Sugarbaby.As you can see through my picture I too love raccoons. You have a wonderful way of capturing the faces of your animals.Rusty reminds me of Sugarbaby.Good job.

  3. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    I simply adore this little guy. I love all your animals.

  4. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Wow Jess! You’ve really outdone yourself with this little guy! The details are amazing and his little face is just perfect!! Glad you like making animal beads, it would surely be a waste of talent if you didn’t.

  5. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Too cute! Rusty is my favorite of the fab pieces you posted today. :D

  6. Asia
    Asia says:

    Jess, love them all, but the raccoon is my fave, you are talented :D

  7. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Oh my gosh he is so freaking cute he jumped off the page at me!!! <3

  8. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Ditto, ditto, ditto!!!! LOVE this!

  9. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says: adorable. You really have a gift!

  10. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Too cute!

  11. SweetBirchDesigns
    SweetBirchDesigns says:

    Thanks so much everyone! :) I appreciate your comments and encouragement! :)

    B Witzel: Thanks! I have to say that Sugarbaby is too cute! I love that name…if you don’t mind I might call the next raccoon Sugarbaby! :)

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    JC Hamm says:

    Oh my he’s soooo sweet. Look at that face!!!! I love all of you beads. But I must say I’ve taken a shine to Rusty.Your very creative and talented….:D

  13. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Wow! He’s adorable! He reminds me of our little MC (Main Coon), who has a raccoon tail. Here he is in the snow last week.


  14. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    He’s a cutie alright – great job!

  15. DayLilly aka Del
    DayLilly aka Del says:

    He’s sooo cute and lifelike.

  16. Kraftycat aka Fern
    Kraftycat aka Fern says:

    So cute! You captured so much personality in that little face!

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