Sand Lizard Modelmaking

Faith showed us how to make the lizards, starting by making a wireframe, which we then covered with old newspaper to make the body shape, held in place with parcel tape. Working from images of sand lizards Faith helped us to get legs, tail and body size and proportion as accurate as possible.
With a wireframe, we were able to bend the legs and toes to shape. Then the fun part, we decorated them with a mix of recycled snack wrappers and coloured sticky tape to create some that looked pretty lifelike, to those with more artistic patterns.

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