June 19, 2012

Angry Birds

The characters from the addictive strategic puzzle video game- Angry Birds -with their fun colours, expressive eyes and interesting rounded shapes were of course on my must make list.

Angry Birds

On the whole, the Angry Birds and pigs were very straight forward to make, with no special 3D Quilling techniques used. Most of the effort went into the planning and molding of the shapes, and making sure the colour proportions of the red and yellow bird were correct. The backs of the pigs were molded then flattened so they wouldn't roll sideways when set into the scene. 

Getting the blue bird to sit snuggly in the the sling-shot took a little fiddling. In the end I glued the sling to the bird, and moved the sling to to get the balance.

All the birds and pigs are around 2.5-3cm (1-1.2in) tall, and only 3mm strips  used. The sling-shot and logs were made with varying lengths cut to what I needed.

Ok, fess up- how addicted are you to playing this game?

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  1. Lol... are so funny, great job!
    just find you and follow via GFC
    greeting from Mexico

  2. Thanks for stopping by Ana, and following my Blog- heaps more cool characters are on their way!
    What is GFC??

  3. Cute!
    Not familiar withe the game but they look good.

    1. Thanks for stopping by Bronwyn!

  4. AnonymousJune 19, 2012

    I love your birds and the blog is looking truly great congratulations hugs Sheila (toye)

  5. Excellent! I'm not familiar with the game, but the characters are cute! You're given a great effort!

  6. They are awesome. Wonderful work.

  7. I'm not a fans of this game. but your creations are so cute! I love those birds!

  8. hey,

    you are one talented lady...hats off to your art...just saw all your projects...one better than the other...

    great work....

  9. Adorable. My grandkids would love these. You did a very good job of them.

  10. So cute!!! I made the yellow one for my daughter too :)

  11. AnonymousJuly 06, 2012

    This is cute! What other stuff do u make

  12. krafty kittyFebruary 15, 2013

    i love my angry birds but I think you have me beat on addiction. LOVE THESE