The projects went over pretty well. My sugar work was definitely the strongest of the 3 entries and the most popular. Though the coat caught a lot of attention. Documentation was hit or miss. It either got a 8-9 out of ten or a 2-3 out of ten (for the same item).
Here is the Mamluk fire coat all completed:
Here is Sparky:
I put out 4 disks to show the progression of sugar build up for structural integrity. Also I wanted to show what kind of tools are used for sugar sculpture work (ignore the roller, it is for the fabrics to remove hair, lint, and stray threads).
Thanks to Cateline la Broderesse for taking pictures!