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Almirena
Posted on: Dec 11 2019, 07:19 PM


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The Annunciation (Angel appearing to Mary):

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Almirena
Posted on: Dec 9 2019, 05:09 PM


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Thank you; it always helps to have some nice words of encouragement!

I'm continuing on the Christmas theme.

(I actually wanted to have a kolobok Advent Calendar set ready, but I'm lagging behind badly. It might be that I end up using other people's Christmas koloboks in the overall piece, which might be a bit of a cheek. I would rather ensure that I do each work myself.)

Here is the angel appearing to the shepherds as they watched over their flocks at night:



As that is rather large, here's a smaller version:

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Almirena
Posted on: Dec 4 2019, 01:12 AM


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A Christmas Nutcracker:

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Almirena
Posted on: Dec 2 2019, 06:54 PM


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On the -- day of Christmas, my True Love sent to me...

Christmas gift-giving koloboks:

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Almirena
Posted on: Nov 23 2019, 07:14 PM


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In honour of the hard-working, courageous and dedicated firefighters who work so tirelessly, in the grimmest of conditions, to fight the bushfires and blazes in catastrophic "Code Red" conditions throughout Australia:



The fires burning in NSW, Queensland, South Australia, and the northern part of Victoria are incredibly dangerous and uncontrollable. Hundreds of homes have been lost, and many blazes will not be controllable for the foreseeable future. The smoke levels in Brisbane (QLD) and Sydney (NSW) are dreadful.
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A normal level of particles in the air in Brisbane is around 10 units (micrograms of particles per one cubic metre of air). On Monday, November 11, the sensors around Brisbane measured values up to 400 units, the highest level since a large dust storm hit the city in 2009.

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"When the air quality index reaches 200 a hazard warning is issued, and current readings are as high as 750 in inner-city suburbs in Sydney." The density of the smoke in the city has been deemed poor, meaning it poses a risk to people with heart or lung conditions.


Firefighters / firemen are among the bravest, most dedicated and highly skilled individuals. They face dreadful conditions, appalling danger, and taxing emotional tolls throughout much of their work. I cannot applaud them highly enough.
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Almirena
Posted on: Nov 13 2019, 02:25 PM


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Here she is... the little señorita exhibiting all the grace and passion of the flamenco... ¡Ay!
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Ah... and I'd forgotten about the kolobok judges that I'd made.

Attached Image <- Basic judge.

Attached Image <- Judge with gavel.

Attached Image <- Judge wearing glasses. (I'm not completely happy with it.)

Attached Image <- Judge wearing glasses but also with a moustache. (It's not very clear. This doesn't satisfy me.)

Attached Image <- This is a reworking of an existing design.
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Almirena
Posted on: Nov 8 2019, 09:26 AM


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Thank you, Reny!

The "smoke coming out of his/her ears" kolobok was created as a result of a comment by someone whom I know from another forum. I thought "What a great idea for a kolobok".



I'm currently working on a flamenco kolobok. The hand movements are incredibly difficult to make. I wanted to include the "flores" hand movements, but making the hands look right does not seem possible unless the hands are slightly - just slightly - too large in my opinion. I think it's coming along... but it's taking longer than I'd expected.
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Almirena
Posted on: Oct 20 2019, 12:35 PM


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This is inspired by/a reworking of an emoticon that I found...

I don't know who the author was. The original was not a kolobok (I think) although it seemed to have been made by someone who was at least partially trying for the kolobok look.

I've changed it considerably. The scenario is an appointment with the doctor for a proctology exam.

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Almirena
Posted on: Oct 18 2019, 11:59 AM


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Merci... I'm glad you like them.

Here is a little kolobok girl who is gradually becoming more and more exasperated, until finally she's so annoyed that steam is coming out of her ears.

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... and the boy version:

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Almirena
Posted on: Oct 14 2019, 06:24 AM


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QUOTE (BradLee @ Aug 22 2019, 11:10 PM) *
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[attachment=1165:BradLee_pinwheelV4.gif]
Smiley holding a pinwheel. Also circa 2008


Brad, your pinwheel kolobok is charming and beautifully done.

(I also like your chicken dance kolobok very much.)
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Almirena
Posted on: Oct 9 2019, 04:58 PM


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tender.gif

In the meantime, some pushing and shoving by two little boy koloboks:

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Almirena
Posted on: Oct 8 2019, 12:22 PM


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I think I will create a Spanish flamenco dancer.

In preparation for that, here is the Spanish girl kolobok wearing a mantilla:

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Almirena
Posted on: Oct 6 2019, 09:42 AM


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I like the freckle-faced boy myself, as well!

(He's so cheeky; I can imagine that he is just the sort of boy to play tricks on people, and get into a bit of trouble.)



Here are two new koloboks pushing a wheelbarrow - a boy version and a girl version.

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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 26 2019, 03:11 AM


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A maid (housemaid):

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She is working hard at removing dirt from the wall, but nobles must keep walking by and interrupting, since she keeping bobbing respectfully so often!
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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 24 2019, 08:13 PM


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A red-haired freckle-faced boy (a sort-of Ginger Meggs):

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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 22 2019, 06:04 PM


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Attached Image <-- The Mona Lisa, painted by Leonardo da Kolobok.
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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 16 2019, 10:30 PM


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Thanks, Reny. Like you, I am not fond of spiders - not one little bit. When I was working on those spider koloboks draft ideas, I looked at photos of spiders to check details... and ugh! There is nothing I enjoy less than looking at photos of spiders. Ugh, ugh, ugh!

That's one reason why I would prefer to have the kolobok spider in yellow kolobok colour, so that it would still have some of the kolobok cuteness factor rather than spider disgusting factor.
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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 15 2019, 01:19 AM


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... and an idea that I had a while ago -

007, James Bond - the opening sequence:

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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 13 2019, 03:02 PM


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I am thinking of a Miss Muppet kolobok scene, and in preparation for that, of course I'll have to have a kolobok spider.

Static idea, draft #1: Attached Image

Second draft ideas

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Almirena
Posted on: Sep 7 2019, 06:20 PM


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give_rose.gif

I've been stuck for a while... A boy kolobok movie star just did not work at all; it looked silly. So I've abandoned it for now, and instead ...

...I present the Hokey Cokey kolobok: Attached Image
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Almirena
Posted on: Aug 29 2019, 09:06 AM


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The koloboks can have all sorts of jobs. This particular kolobok was "discovered" while auditioning and starred in a film, and became a glamorous movie star!

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Almirena
Posted on: Aug 28 2019, 03:12 PM


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With the economy on the downturn, a little extra cash could always come in handy:

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Almirena
Posted on: Aug 22 2019, 10:34 PM


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Kolobok boy jumping out of cake:

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Almirena
Posted on: Aug 22 2019, 02:08 PM


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tender.gif Thank you, BradLee.




How often do koloboks need to eat? In case they're feeling hungry, here is a kolobok heating up his lasagne in the microwave.

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(I haven't attended to the cake-jumping boy kolobok yet...)
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Almirena
Posted on: Aug 19 2019, 11:06 PM


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I am sure that the boy version of the cake-jumper can be arranged... good.gif
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