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Smudgebait
« on: February 27, 2007 10:51:42 AM »

I made this clock out of a French beret as a participant in last October's Art and Soul Retreat in Portland OR.  The theme was Paris In My Soul.  I stuffed the beret with batting and sewed my Mother's vintage French mini perfume bottles to accentuate the numbers.  The clockface was printed, in reverse, on the computer, then transferred to sheer, lacy fabric which was supported by a thin, round piece of cardboard. Eiffel Towers were also computer printed, then cut out and attached over the original hands of the battery operated clock.  I used vintage hat netting for the bow and propped the finished product on a 10" silver painted wooden easel.  Viola!
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thecoffindontwantme
« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2007 12:51:21 PM »

This is so beautiful.
I love it
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2007 03:07:58 PM »

gotta say i love this! I have a huge collection of hats like that and some are in rough shape but woul dbe perfect for something like this. What a great idea!
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2007 11:29:10 AM »

ART! Very beautiful, very inspiring! What a great idea!!
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