Finally finished him, as a replacement for the previous dropped effort. One good thing I've noticed since shattering him on the floor, is....noticing, really! How aware am I now of my more fragile pieces? Doesn't do any harm to shake yourself up now and again, she said blithely- although you couldn't have told me at the time. I felt so good about re-doing that lamp that it galvanized me onward... work has just flowed. Hmm... what can I break next?!