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« on: July 07, 2007 02:04:14 AM »

I had no clue where to put this so i decided to put it here.

Lately i have been getting into making things from twist ties and only twist ties and my fingers are used to make them. so no glue or anything to hold it together.

I started off by doing hula people, which actually have been a hit at the gift shop i work at and was able to sell some.

Today i decided to go a bit more 3d and created this giraffe. I already have someone waiting to purchase it. Who would of thought that you could sell twisty ties?

anyways, i don;t think that the picture do it much justice and it's very sturdy. Don't mind the base, i need something to transport the giraffe home with out it getting squashed and thought i would get creative and tape down some grass and ran out half way through.

so enjoy and tell me what you think.
oh and i also made the Queen Twisty Mermaid that is currently in the challenge

haha. doesn't the shadow look like a skeleton...
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« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2007 02:39:00 AM »

That's bloomin BRILLIANT! Where on earth do you get twist ties in those colours?

« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2007 03:01:55 AM »

wow, that's so cute.

And you are so creative, that you can think of turning those metal sticks into this crafts.

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« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2007 04:05:15 AM »

Wow- a true work of art!! I'd like to see your hula people too!

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« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2007 06:22:29 AM »

I love it.  I can't believe it's all twisty ties.  Amazing!

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« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2007 06:24:48 AM »

This is so awesome. Where do you buy shiny colored twisty ties? I saw the mermaid tiara and I love it also. I never knew twisty ties came in so many colors.

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« Reply #6 on: July 07, 2007 09:25:38 AM »

Wow, that is really neat! I am impressed with what you can do with some shiny covered wires - so clever!  I really want to see the hula people you are making too, independent of the crown! 
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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2007 11:07:12 AM »

that is seriously too cool! i think i almost peed mysself because it was really THAT AWESOME!!!! the mermaid tiara is pretty spankin' also. really awesome job! i never knew those things could look sooooo good.

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« Reply #8 on: July 07, 2007 01:40:37 PM »

holy crap, that's great. what is that giraffe made of again?
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« Reply #9 on: July 07, 2007 04:01:51 PM »

when I was away at school I had a friend who made an entire band out twisty ties. Guitarist drummer, the whole nine yards!

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