|The completed project that features some of my FIMO creations|
I reworked a prepackaged Kemetic gift set for a relative's Xmas present. I removed some pieces that I wanted for my Shrine, and created new pieces for the vacated spaces in the pyramid facade.
The gift set had been in a shop by a work place that I had left and returned to over some time. As it was there for so long - and I had wanted some (but not all) of the pieces for a while - when the shopkeeper dropped the price I swoooped.
|First few pieces|
I removed the pieces that I wanted and set about making the replacements.
I wanted to include items I considered essential as well as work within the limitations of the spaces left in the pyramid facade.
|Auset's glyph / symbol|
|Falcon with flail, inspired by similar object found in Tutankamun's tomb|
|Knot of Auset|
|Udjat eye plaque|
I also wanted to alter the look of the case itself, so I painted the top gold and added a winged disk.
|Winged disk for top|
I am happier with some of the pieces over others, but overall the project was a success. I presented it to Aunty Sue on Sunday and she loved it.