June Model of the Month (Rabbit Bracelet)

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This month's model of the month is the Rabbit Bracelet that we posted for the first time a little while back.
I will post the tutorial up shortly, each one below is made slightly differently and the tutorial I made
in the Pale Blue so it was easier to view with the White background.
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This is what will be in all the orders for this month and here comes the step by step tutorial...
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I'm using Pale Blue for the step by step tutorial just so its easier to view on the White background.

Inflate the 260 balloon leaving 6/7 fingers un-inflated, make two 1.5 finger bubbles and make into two pinch twists.
Then make a 2 finger bubble, this will be the lower section of the mouth.
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Make this 2 finger bubble into a pinch twist.
You then need a small 1 finger spacer bubble followed by a 3 finger fold twist for one of the Rabbit's cheeks.
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Make another 3 finger fold twist for the other Rabbit's cheek.

( I do make the Rabbit slightly different to the tutorial here but this way is probably a little easier)
Catch me on a Zoom and I will explain the variation.

Make a 1 finger spacer bubble and then two 8 finger bubbles for his ears, twist around the spacer bubble and push
the remainder of the balloon through the ears so to lock them into place and they are unable to come undone.
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Push the air down the balloon so you have a small section un-inflated and wrap the rest of the
260 around the two 3 finger fold twists of his cheeks. You can see the un-inflated in pic 10.

You then need an 7/8 finger bubble and push the balloon between the two 8 finger bubbles for the Rabbit's ears and
twist the remainder of the balloon around the two fold twists. This will be the head for the Rabbit.
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Deflate the rest of the 260 balloon.

Inflate the Green 260 leaving 8 fingers un-inflated, make a 2.5 to 3 finger fold twist followed by two more.
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You need six of these fold twists in total, then make a 1 finger bubble and twist into a pinch twist.
This helps to hold the fold twists all into place.
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Then make a small 1 finger bubble and deflate the rest of this balloon.
Tie the base of the balloon really tightly around the two fold twists of the Rabbit a few times and
back to the base and then back to the fold twist to get a really tight secure connection.
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Make a 1/1.5 finger bubble for the Rabbit's nose from a 160 balloon, tie loosely.

Cut the rest of the 160 in half and puff inflate both of these to make his whiskers.
I puff inflate then push the air down the whisker half way and puff inflate again for a firmer look for each whisker.
Cut off the excess of the whiskers to keep looking tidy.
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#10
Tie the nose to the top of the mouth, place the whiskers at the back section of the mouth and push them into place between the
top two pinch twists and the lower section of the mouth.

Position them evenly in place, the excess from the nose that you used to tie the nose to the mouth, I then from the
front of the mouth take between the two top pinch twists and underneath the mouth at the back and secure.
This will tie the whiskers into the mouth section so they will not pull out.

Add the artwork and you are done.
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