The props are coming along. Here's some photos which show work in progress and yes that is real gold leaf I've used!
This ear has a special purpose in book 4, but I can't tell you what it is...yet!
Before and After Shots
I also used a watch mechanism and some "borrowed" bling.
You may remember in a previous blog I mentioned the blue/green paua shells from New Zealand, around the base. I said that they would polish up quite brightly. What do you think?