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« on: August 27, 2007 02:13:11 PM »

I leave for college in a week, but all of my friends have already left. As a result, I am sitting around and wicked bored. So, I decided to take some cool evolutionary sketches of animal fetuses by Earst Haeckel.

My first attempt was with freezer paper. Note: Do not attempt to iron a notebook. It doesn't really work and you'll ruin it. The stencil turned out great, but now the notebook is all bubbley and kinda unusable.





Second and best attempt. It's a chicken fetus!




Third attempt was bad- it was a turtle fetus. I wiped it off and started over.



My second attempt at the piggy fetus:



It doesn't really look like a pig, but it's cute.

I like them, and am looking forward to using them.
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« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2007 02:16:31 PM »

These are so cool and so clever, great job.
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2007 02:56:35 PM »

Nice - clever and unique.  You'll sure know which notebooks are yours. 

(And you are so right about iron-ons on notebooks - holds true for scrapbook albums as well - even if they seem like they are cloth over fiberboard, there is some secret plastic-y item under those covers that does not like heat!)
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« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2007 04:20:55 AM »

Fantastic imagery! What goes better with school than fetuses? Beats me. And lesson well-learned about ironing on meltable surfaces, I assume? Wink
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