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Butterfly and beetle..!!!! No uv, yea

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#1 rhuggins215



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Posted 08 January 2016 - 10:07 PM

Beetle withbrown thread, nymph skin, boars hair for legs and antenna, and child size lee press on nails for body armor.

Butter fly made from #8 hook, braided ultra chenelle black and brown, brown saddy hackel for back and thorax, boars hair for antenna and 4 guinea feathers for wings
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#2 mikechell



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Posted 08 January 2016 - 10:55 PM

Okay ... once again, very nice job ... but not "realistic".  

I am no expert on realistics, but I am thinking you need to "slow down".  Figure out how to make one bug that would fool an entomologist.  Then move on to the next bug.

Your attempts look good, no doubt about it.  But compare them to the REAL looking bugs on this forum and you'll see where you're lacking.

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