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#1 car_mp


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Posted 10 May 2012 - 04:57 PM

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#2 soccerkid6


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Posted 10 May 2012 - 05:46 PM

He's so cute  :wub:  Wonderful shaping on his head and body, the pieces you chose for the trunk work beautifully  :thumbup:
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Posted 10 May 2012 - 10:22 PM

Like it!? I _love_ it! :wub:
Cuteness overload! And by the way - your mini animals are awesome :wink:
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Posted 11 May 2012 - 03:05 AM

Very cute! The little tusks are adorable  :wub:

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Posted 11 May 2012 - 03:28 AM

Very cute! :wub:

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Posted 11 May 2012 - 02:21 PM

So cute  :wub:

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Posted 11 May 2012 - 06:17 PM

Esp love the trunk! Funny
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Posted 11 May 2012 - 09:27 PM

Super cute! :wub:
Seriously, it looks very cute. I love the use of the 2x2 cylinders as feet. The trunks is really well made, too. Great job, 'car_mp'.:thumbup:
Every post in this topic should have the word 'cute' in it. :laugh:

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Posted 12 May 2012 - 12:40 PM

Very nice MOC, presented with great pictures!  :classic:
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Posted 12 May 2012 - 01:02 PM

I love this! Great piece usage all around!

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 06:05 PM

A few updates to my CUUSOO project. Renders made with the fantastic LDD2PovRay application.


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#12 Zepher


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Posted 08 November 2012 - 01:36 AM

Adorable.  The stubby legs are perfect, and the tiny trunks are wonderful too.  I particularly love his large rump.  I can think of no way to improve him.  I was originally going to suggest making his ears more rounded at the top, but I'm afraid that may be too mouse like.  Superb job.

Your other minis look good too.  Legs on the parrot are perfect, they really feel nice with the sharp talons and fatter upper leg.  The front legs of your dog roll into the back one too much - by having the curved bricks meet it almost look like he's on some weird pedestal.  I suggest changing the very bottom of the front legs.  The Giraffe's neck is adorable... but too much of a change from the body for me.  Perhaps if you included a three-brick-high slope brick BEFORE going into the one stud cylinders, that would work.  I love the tiny giraffe head though!

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 08:55 AM

View PostZepher, on 08 November 2012 - 01:36 AM, said:

Adorable.  .....

Adorable??...  Haven't you read just2good's recommendation Zepher? Every post should have the word "cute" in it..  :-)

Anyway, very nice work car_mp. I specially like the parrot. But that maybe also has to do with the color scheme. Though the build is perfect, the gray makes the elephant look a bit more dull compared to your other "peluches".
Of course this has nothing to do with the quality of your build but rather with the nature of the beast..
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Posted 08 November 2012 - 09:54 AM

How cute are these?  You have my vote!

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 10:04 AM

The trunk is deftly done. Very good all around..!

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Posted 13 December 2012 - 11:22 PM

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Posted 14 December 2012 - 09:01 AM

Fantastic work, all of it. Very, very well done!

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Posted 14 December 2012 - 10:43 PM

It's all cute and pudgy :3

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:26 PM

Just a render waiting for the parts to be released in Friends sets someday.
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Posted 29 December 2012 - 01:25 AM

Oh my goodness this is so cute. :wub:

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