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Re: Clarification of scope of paleoart market and other items



The toy company was contracting for sculptures of both farm and wild animals, 
approximately 1-2"long, made of Sculpey (polymer clay). 

On Mar 16, 2011, at 9:39 AM, Richard W. Travsky wrote:

> 
> On Tue, 15 Mar 2011, Dino Guy wrote:
>> The toy market -- how cheap can you get?  I offer the following anecdote.
>> 
>> I once interviewed at a well-known toy company that was looking for someone 
>> to sculpt small animal figures.  The hourly pay scale was low, and the 
>> figures were to be sculpted at the rate of one per hour!  I could not accept 
>> the job.
> 
> Ok, curiousity gets me - what kind of animals? Farm? Wild? Small as in hold 
> in one's palm?
> 
> Also out of curiousity - sculpt out of what kind of material?

Dino Guy Ralph
Member of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
dinoguy@sbcglobal.net