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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.
Interests

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


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diabolikal-lily Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist General Artist
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NichiTsukinoko Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thank you for adding Banana Surprise to your favorites!
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6Princess6Bleach6 Featured By Owner 1 day ago
Thanks for the fav on the lon lon milk bottle it means a lot ^-^ *Free Icon/Emote* Toothless (Love it!) 
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Mylittledreamworlds Featured By Owner 6 days ago  New member
Thank you for the fav! :iconpinklilyplz:
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