Large geometric creature
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Joined Sep 18, '17 

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So this is one of the largest creatures I’ve made, comes in at 19" tip to tip on the points. It’s a higher order stellation of a dodecahedron, I forget which one, maybe 6th? The overall model consists of 780 pieces (actually 787 now that I consider the hanging platform shown below), and took about 3 hours to assemble.


I decided I wanted to hang this one, so I devised a special platform in one of the points. An eyelet screws into that central hole and then a string can thread out the top of the point. The end result worked perfectly.


Up close, the symmetry and overall design leads to a nicely complex look.


Here it is, just hanging around.

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