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« on: February 22, 2007 08:31:50 PM »

I made this for my current love interest.  The fabric is actually painted.  I wanted it to look like concrete:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v198/katelear/banksy.jpg


For not having an embroidery hoop for the first half, I don't think I did too bad a job! Tongue
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« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2007 12:48:49 AM »

This is so cool. I love it! Are you planning to turn more of Banksy's art into embroidery? would love to see it if you do.
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« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2007 02:58:15 PM »

Shocked i <3 Banksy more than life itself, luckily i live very close to london and get to see his pieces in real life ahh.... i just got the coffee table book....picture books are the best!
but amazing embroidery x
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« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2007 08:47:49 AM »

love that... I really like that you painted the fabric, looks great!
Oh and that is awesome for no hoop, although it was probably nice to not have the "ring" to iron out. I am not a fan of ironing Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2007 09:06:57 AM »

love that... I really like that you painted the fabric, looks great!
Oh and that is awesome for no hoop, although it was probably nice to not have the "ring" to iron out. I am not a fan of ironing Cheesy

Ha, it still needs to be ironed unfortunately, but the paint managed to relax some of it.  Too bad i don't have an iron!
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« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2007 12:26:30 PM »

Great job.
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« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2007 07:30:39 PM »

I love Banksy!  This is awesome
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« Reply #7 on: March 18, 2007 01:47:51 PM »

wow. that's great, i've been wanting to try this sort of thing for a while and my brother is a huge bansky fan.

i also like that you said "current love interest" i always use that phrase and didn't know anyone else who does. (although some people seem to be slightly offended by it)
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« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2007 11:43:45 AM »

Gorgeous. I love Banksy too... I had him embroidered on my skin. Smiley

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a377/mezofoprezo/keriwithtattoo.jpg
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« Reply #9 on: March 30, 2007 12:06:51 PM »

ADORE THIS!!!  Did you do it by hand!?  It almost looks machine done... Forgive me for being a little silly... WOWZERS!  LOVE IT!
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