Each of the feathers (both inner and outer layer) was individually cut and sewed. I'm a sucker for finger pain. =)
Another saint, this time a portuguese one, Saint Anthony of Lisbon, patron saint of brides and marriages.
He's always portrayed with the hood off, but I decided to include it to compensate for the extra weight on his arms.
I'll probably have to re-do the baby's arms with only three fingers. =/ They're way too big and I can't make the four fingers any smaller.
A commissioned Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett. =) A world of fun to make these two. I'll be sorry to see them go.