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LightningSilver-Mana
A blank pony is my canvas.
Artist | Hobbyist | Artisan Crafts
United States
I stumbled upon a pony customizing tutorial in 2005 and was immediately inspired to start creating all of my favorite art inspirations into custom pony designs.

Majority of my customs have full body repaints, which in themselves took years to get smooth, by practice. Expressionism for texturing paint for eyes has taken many years of practice, as well. I've also developed my own methods for making my own hair lines on the scalps of my customs, and methods for styling that allow me to create any style of hair out there that exists.

All hair plugs I make for my customs are made from authentic Hasbro pony hair from dollyhair.com which is owned by a former employee of Hasbro. Authentic Barbie hair is used, as well.

All textiles on my customs are entirely hand-sewn, and many years of practice have abled me to balance out small details for outfit designs.

Over the recent years I've taken up leather and metal crafting for armor, weapon accessories, and other items and the leather gives textiles a much more authentic feel.

I also resculpt bodily and facial features of my customs every now and then, when necessary.
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Commission status

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Commission info
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Commissions are open! Slots are reserved as "first pay first serve" only.
Commission rules and guidelines can be found here: mana-maiden.deviantart.com/jou…

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Achievements

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Sucesses I've achieved through my craft
My First Celebrity Commission by LightningSilver-Mana
My first celebrity commission went to Ryan Matthew Bollman, who played "Micah" in Children of The Corn II.
This custom lives in the home of the actor that starred as the character!

www.animenewsnetwork.com/inter…
An interview with the Associate Editor of Anime News Network.

Following that interview, the same g4 custom was featured here:
www.equestriadaily.com/2011/06…



Basic pony re-hair tutorial

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Give a pony some hair!
Simple re-hair tutorial by LightningSilver-ManaCustom box coding done by Commander-Luminaire

Also, purchase hair from the following hair dealer RetrodollsUS~
retrodollsus.weebly.com/

Retrodolls UK site~
www.retrodolls.co.uk/


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tealmermaid Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2015  Professional General Artist
Thanks for the fav! :)
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Capnchan Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2015
Thanks again for all the faves <3 And do you by chance goto the MLP fair? I feel like I've met you before!
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PepstarsWorld Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2015  Professional Artist
Thank you for the fave of Iplehouse Jessica Day of The Dead! :hug:
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