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Merry-Go-Round Sugarberry by Woosie Merry-Go-Round Sugarberry by Woosie
After doing the G3 Merry-Go-Round version of the old 80's MLP Moondancer (see her in my gallery) I wanted to make some more G3 MGR versions of old ponies. I got a free skein of hair in the mail from a doll hair seller and it was a perfect match for the 80's pony Twice As Fancy Sugarberry so I decided to run with that idea. The pony in the bottom pic with the custom is the original 80's version.

MGR Sugarberry was originally a G3 My Little Pony named Periwinkle. I rerooted her mane and tail with nylon hair in a bright shade of reddish pink and then sculpted a saddle and neck pieces on her with Apoxie Clay. The saddle and eyes were then painted in acrylics and sealed.

This pony will be sold on eBay, the auction will go up on the evening Dec. 26th so if your interested please keep an eye on my journal here as I'll be posting a new entry when I list her.
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:iconlarrachersan:
LarraChersan Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
She is brilliant! I'd love to see other Merry Go Rounds like this. :)
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GirlOfTheOcean Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
verY sweet color o.O
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Skye-Rhyder Featured By Owner May 13, 2012
Dollyhair.com calls that bright pink sugarberry.
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:icongamova:
Gamova Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2011
I love the things you can do with the clay...
OMG I want to gather all my old ponies again!!
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:iconequigoyle:
equigoyle Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
That hair is wonderfully vibrant!
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:icondakkisama:
dakkisama Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2009
I love Sugarberry
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:iconleonberger:
leonberger Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2009
one of my faves!! love it, and the curly hair is sooo cute ! <3 and not to mention the hair colour. SO vibrant and alive! <3
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D-iskoteque Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2009
her hair is dazzling gosh. i wish i had hair that colour :P i love her saddle, she would deffinetly be the merry-go-round pony i would choose to ride on. :)
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SweetLittleFilly Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2009
Oh my God she's drop dead gorgeous!
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:iconlenesan:
Lenesan Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
I have that original 80's pony, an it's my favorite!
I love you're version of is.
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:iconmarla-chan:
Marla-chan Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2008
she makes me think of nicole kidman
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:iconprincess-julz:
princess-julz Featured By Owner May 26, 2008
She\'s gorgous
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:iconantareschan:
antareschan Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
My gosh, I used to have a Sugarberry! Where has it gone? T__T
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:iconjesterseven:
JesterSeven Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2008
Nice job on the new version! I always liked the carrousel style. I still have my Sugarberry (never new what her name was) in storage with the handful of ponies I hung onto. There are a couple I wish I still had though.
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Kath17 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2008
Oh i love curly hair! :love: :D
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KuagariKitsune Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2008
XD We use to have that pony! The older one, I used to play with that all day, till my brother choped its hair off. Nice work on the re-vamped one, I love how it looks.
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RuneElf Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
OMG! I have the original one! O.o LOL! She's not in great shape though... she took a few too many baths with me when I was little.
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thebluemaiden Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2007  Student Photographer
lovely and bright, I love hoe you have done a remake of an older pony and shown them both!
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fruitsbasket01 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2007
I want that one! I love the color of her hair and the detailed 3-D saddle and head... thing. She looks like candy.
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:iconjacqui111:
Jacqui111 Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2007
I LOVE her! My favorite of yours by far! She's simple, but theres a certain je ne sais quoi about her. :)
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:icontahki:
Tahki Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2007  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
:wow: ~Thats the reddest mane/tail I've seen...pretty pony fit to be displayed on the mantel. :nod:
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shai-nefer Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2007  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
wow i watch this on ebay excelent
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sweetgreychaos Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2007  Hobbyist Artist
This is beautiful! I have the original version, but this one is so much prettier. I love the detailing on the side of the head, and the closeups show how flawless this work really is. Beautiful!
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unicornshewolf Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2007
yummyummm very nice ^^ :love:
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glassmoonlight Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2007  Professional Photographer
Beautiful! *_*
I remember the old version..and..I had it...and I think *maybe* still having it, I wonder where:)
:+fav:
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PriestessOfNox Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2007
Very pretty. I love how curly the hair looks. I also love the details of the strawberry saddle(?). I also think I have that old 80's version at home.
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MADisson Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2007
The saddle rocks!
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:iconwoosie:
Woosie Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2007  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks so much! I'm very proud of her ;D
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trixikitty Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2007
Love her hair
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SuperDoe Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2007
This is my favorite of your MLPs. I love her hair. It's very classic, like a 20's model.
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AngelForAdoption Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2006
shes beautiful
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:icononnawufei:
onnawufei Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2006
There's something about her that makes me think of the old time starlets that were all glamour and attitude. She's gorgeous!
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Woosie Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2006  Professional Artisan Crafter
I think it's the hair myself, and the pose, lol. After I was done with her I was like, "it's a red headed Dita Von Teese!" lol, since the hair looks like those old pin up pics.
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torch-the-echidna Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2006   Traditional Artist
OOOOOOhhhh sweet ^^ cuuuuuute ^^ WOW!!!
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miss-addams Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2006
I especially like the detail along the roots of her mane.
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:iconcandycornsnake:
candycornsnake Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006
OH wonderful! You just amazing us all!
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:iconmy-astucia:
My-astucia Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006
That's gorgouse!!!
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:icontori-inazuma:
Tori-Inazuma Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, this pony is beautiful!
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:iconangelberries:
angelberries Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
OMGoodness, Sugarberry. I love her!!
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:iconroyalthebat:
RoyalThebat Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006  Hobbyist General Artist
OOOOOOO!! WOW!!! Amazing!!!
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drazzi Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is a beautiful custom. I love the way you sculpt carasol-esque ponies - I think the little bits on the neck really make them unique and a joy to look at. You're very talented at sculpting - and you must have a steady hand when painting them.

She's a beautiful modernised version of Sugarberry. Well done!
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HtFShiku Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006
WOW! Beautiful :)
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DigitalDuckie Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006  Professional General Artist
You know... I almost asked you to make a G3 MGR Suga-B. XD So needless to say, I love this!
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:iconcatgoyle:
Catgoyle Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2006
You are so very talented and imaginative in all the different ponies you come up with!
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moonfeather Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006  Professional Traditional Artist
*squeeeeels* gorgeous! poo she'll probibly go for alot of $ more than I have. oh well, lovely addition to anyone's collection.
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Kipporah Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006  Hobbyist General Artist
Woah. I have the original pony. This is too cool, she's one of my favorite ponies too! I like them both, you did very good.
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Sapphire-Light Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006  Professional Traditional Artist
Shes so cute!!she colud be related to taf G2 Sweetberry too the one whit the kitchen playset.

Those sculp parts are really awesome :clap:
Yesterday I tried for the first time whit sculp, a furry feet but its wasent that bad for beeing a first try P
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fallenconcreteangel Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
All your ponies are so amazing! How on EARTH do you work your magic with the clay?! Its always so insanely good! Your ponies are all so beautiful, and I quite like this work in particular. You did such an awesome job of making it the same ponie, but with a new attitude, and perkier features. ^^ Great work! I love seeing all your new ponies come out.
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styx-leagon Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006   Traditional Artist
My GOD that kicks ass.
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Chargal4 Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2006
I like this, but I think to match the original, you should put the berry mark on the 80's pony on the G3 one too. Just a suggestion.
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