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Lion Puppet in the works...VBS 2013

He's partially done.  Needs a few touch ups and a mane!  I have the perfect yarn in mind for the mane but I'll have to take a trip to Wal-mart to pick it up.

He'll be cousin, or nephew to "Sir Valiant" one of Group's VBS characters.

***Update***

Mane in process...
This is the yarn I wanted for the mane:
Yarn for Mane

This is one skein of yarn, partially "curled". It looks like it might take that second skein.  I'd like it to be fuller.  It will also make him heavier! The puppeteer will need to be experienced and "muscled up".
Lion Mane in Progress

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