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Qi-Lin by Qarrezel Qi-Lin by Qarrezel
A mask of a Qi-Lin, sometimes referred to as a Chinese Unicorn despite that it has two horns. This is obviously my own take on the Qi-Lin and so any mythological inaccuracies are my own artistic liberties.

The mane is wefted Kanekalon (synthetic weave hair), and the antlers are cast resin with attached screw posts to make them removable for transport.


Matching gloves, feet and tail: [link]
Original concept art: [link]
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voodoomystique Mar 22, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
OMG this is amazing!!!!
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101flame Oct 30, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
This is simply Beautiful!
Wish I had the money/know how to own/make one of these things, sadly my talent is limited.
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TeresaRa Aug 8, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
i love it!!!
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AlbinoBluePanda Jun 16, 2011
his mouth and eyes reminds me of falcor lol XD
what a cutie! <3
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:iconshizuku-uzu:
this is extremely well done, your attention to detail and structure is amazing! I love it!
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DemonCharlee Jan 13, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i love this suit! i met the owner at MFF, hes is the NICEST man ive ever met! hehe :heart:
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Flame-and-Darkness Nov 26, 2009  Student Traditional Artist
love these things :)
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Ospi2ki Oct 14, 2009  Hobbyist
your creations are quite amazing.!!!!
the Fur to use is very expensive? (also the synthetic hair)
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Qarrezel Oct 14, 2009  Professional Artisan Crafter
It's fairly expensive as fabrics go, but not that bad. The fur is $20-$30 per yard, and the hair is about $4 per packet. It takes about 5 packets to weft a mane of this size.
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Ospi2ki Oct 15, 2009  Hobbyist
*0* okey! thanks so much for information!!!
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