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D'Vorah Figure by the-gil-monster D'Vorah Figure :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 5 0 Perky and Slick: Captain Huckabee by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Captain Huckabee :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Nightmare On Dignity Street by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Nightmare On Dignity Street :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Father and Son by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Father and Son :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Foxy The Pirate Pipe Cleaner Figure by the-gil-monster Foxy The Pirate Pipe Cleaner Figure :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 28 1 Brutal Legend Eddie Riggs Pipecleaner Figure by the-gil-monster Brutal Legend Eddie Riggs Pipecleaner Figure :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 5 0 Perky and Slick: Target: Asshole by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Target: Asshole :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Cecil The Lion by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Cecil The Lion :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Rhymes With Dump by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Rhymes With Dump :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Evolution of a Comic Book Movie by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Evolution of a Comic Book Movie :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Batman vs. Superman by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Batman vs. Superman :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: Well, Them Duke Boys etc. by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Well, Them Duke Boys etc. :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Pipecleaner Sphynx Cat Figure by the-gil-monster Pipecleaner Sphynx Cat Figure :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 5 1 Perky and Slick: Spree Shooting Bingo! by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: Spree Shooting Bingo! :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0
Perky and Slick: I Spit On Your Game Of Thrones by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick: I Spit On Your Game Of Thrones :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 0 0
Perky and Slick 2015-5-11: Anubis Akbar by the-gil-monster
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Perky and Slick 2015-5-11: Anubis Akbar :iconthe-gil-monster:the-gil-monster 1 0

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Bathing in Death II by JasmineSuzannaV
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Bathing in Death II :iconjasminesuzannav:JasmineSuzannaV 10 7
Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained by Leo-tux Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained :iconleo-tux:Leo-tux 28 5 Custom Pipe-Figure Indiana Jones by HJTHX1138 Custom Pipe-Figure Indiana Jones :iconhjthx1138:HJTHX1138 10 6 Pipe Cleaner T Rex by eYoon Pipe Cleaner T Rex :iconeyoon:eYoon 27 15 Texecutioners Jersey Print by punkrockphil Texecutioners Jersey Print :iconpunkrockphil:punkrockphil 1 0 Cyber Fetish by MarkusVogt Cyber Fetish :iconmarkusvogt:MarkusVogt 638 90 Dr. Tongue by bloodedemon Dr. Tongue :iconbloodedemon:bloodedemon 109 18 Cayman-details by TamonteN Cayman-details :icontamonten:TamonteN 96 46 No. 69 view 5 by Travis3120 No. 69 view 5 :icontravis3120:Travis3120 56 23
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Realms of Fantasy and Myth: Week 20 - Werewolves
Realms of Fantasy and Myth: Week 20 - Werewolves
Welcome to the twentieth issue of my weekly news article!  I hope you enjoy it, and please, show the featured artists some love and recognition through pageviews, :+fav:'s and :+devwatch:'s!
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This week's creature feature is: Werewolves
From Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Werewolves :
A werewolf or werwolf, also known as a lycanthrope, is a mythological or folkloric human with the ability to shapeshift into a wolf or an anthropomorphic wolf-like creature, either purposely, by being bitten or scratched by another werewolf, or after being placed under a curse. This transformation is often associated with the appearance of the full moo
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L4D - Common infected by IsisMasshiro L4D - Common infected :iconisismasshiro:IsisMasshiro 4,262 824 Chilean Rose Haired Tarantula by superclayartist Chilean Rose Haired Tarantula :iconsuperclayartist:superclayartist 4 9 Fernando eat brains by Amelius Fernando eat brains :iconamelius:Amelius 124 27 What do you want? by TamonteN What do you want? :icontamonten:TamonteN 72 30 Left4DeadChibiStickers by ShyCustis Left4DeadChibiStickers :iconshycustis:ShyCustis 710 97

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the-gil-monster
Gil Merritt
Artist | Professional | Artisan Crafts
United States
Purchase handmade, chenille stem monsters and mayhem from Chenille Macabre! Dragons, werewolves, zombies, and more! Commission work also available!

Chenille Macabre: Truly Twisted Pipecleaners!

Current Residence: Rochester, New York
Favourite genre of music: Black Metal, Doom Metal, Goth Metal
Favourite photographer: My wife
Favourite style of art: Black-and-white horror art
Operating System: Pentium 4, Photoshop 7.0, Canon digital camera, Canon LiDE Scanner, Nikon CoolPix
MP3 player of choice: iTunes
Favourite cartoon character: Beetlejuice, DangerMouse, The Monarch
Personal Quote: "Keep art dangerous!"
Interests
So here's the scoop. I'm cartooning again.

Over here on Patreon!

I used to get paid for Perky & Slick. Now I am again. By YOU, the fans! Go check it out! A new cartoon each week, with rewards for certain pledge amounts! Support independent cartooning and pledge to me today!

Love,
The Gil-Monster

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kramwartap Featured By Owner May 22, 2017

I just wanted to tell you how amazed I am by your huge assortment of pipe cleaner action figures.  I recently purchased a secondhand giant pipe cleaners and plastic pieces modeling set (it's sort of like Mr. Potato Head except with pipe cleaners instead of a plastic potato) and I discovered your work after doing a search trying to identify who the manufacturer of said kit was.  I've noticed pipe cleaner figures made by other people from time-to-time over the years, but your body of work is by far the most impressive collection I've ever seen (it helps that you obviously like a lot of the same video games that I do too).  Keep it up and never lose your artistic passion!

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otakujay Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2013
I love your chenille dolls. I work in a similar medium (poms and felt with some chenille). Would you mind sharing your techniques?
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HJTHX1138 Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2013  Student General Artist
Thanks for the fav!

When will AmpuTheater be at another con?
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the-gil-monster Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
You're welcome! This coming Saturday and Sunday, at the U of R's SIMCOn, next weekend at RIT's Rudicon, and April 20-21 at the University of Buffalo's UBCon!
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Escaron Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for the fave! :hug: :heart:
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AliceDekuScrub Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Happy birthday!
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the-gil-monster Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much!
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SMOKER9 Featured By Owner May 15, 2012   General Artist
DUDE! I made a Piggsy plushie, would you mind checking it out on my page? :D
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bluedood Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2011
love the creativity
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fuzzyfigureguy Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Your work is awesome. I just saw your website. Check out my work on here sometime. Keep it up man!
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