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Topic: **Nice Bass** Fish Art Painted Boxer Shorts  (Read 1342 times)
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« on: August 22, 2006 02:02:00 PM »

Man, posting my crafts is addictive.  I get feedback, praise, and I get a total high when I see how many ppl have viewed my project and...even better...REPLIED!  AHHHH.

Speaking of personal ego stoking...this isn't really my project.  My fianc is Herr Craftster this time.  The school where I taught has a spring fair every year.  There's a popular booth where you can do "Fish Art".  You paint a fish (real, dead, stinky) and then press a garment of your choosing (buy a shirt, bring a shirt) on the fish.  I gave Mr. Fianc a pair of plain white cotton woven boxers (do you know how hard those are to find?) for his birthday; the next day, we set off to the fair to decorate those undies! 

I write too much. 

PICTURE!!

I tell him he has a Nice Bass.  It really is a bass.
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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2006 02:19:46 PM »

that's awesome!

Is there any dead fish smell attached boxers from the fish?
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2006 02:30:54 PM »

haha, funny story. I second the 'does it smell like a fish' question, which ounds extremely wrong when talking about undies, lol.
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« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2006 04:20:31 PM »

<333 it clever and fun
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« Reply #4 on: August 22, 2006 08:01:40 PM »

Painting a dead fish....wow....never would have thought of that one. A few more weeks on here and nothing craft related will surprise me anymore. Your guy really does have a great bass....
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« Reply #5 on: August 22, 2006 10:16:14 PM »

I've been meaning to do this forever, except with "nice bass" stencilled on the back...because my last name is Bass.

Although, the dead fish makes for a pretty good story, and a cool image!
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« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2006 10:48:48 PM »

Oh man!
We did this project on my first day of third grade and I remember having so much fun!

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« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2006 06:37:05 AM »

My boyfriend's parents actually have a very cool print of a fish made the exact same way! I love the idea of putting the bass on the bim Grin
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