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KittyWampus
« on: November 05, 2007 07:48:30 AM »

Well, not really, ok, the coffee has much more dominance...

This is my first posting/project/etc. I didn't finish the 2nd one yet, where do those spare moments go?  I will post it even if I don't finish by tonight, but I just wanted to put something up here. This was a really fun project, thanks Craftsters for making me do something creative for myself!
The original artwork for the first pillow is from the painting "Exhilaration" from Angel Sarkela-Saur. Because this is my first posting, it seems I am not allowed to post the pics dirrectly, sooo:
1st pillow=

http://i231.photobucket.com/albums/ee83/KittyWampusCrafts/DSCF2056.jpg
Tell me if anyone wants a closer pic.
The second pillow is defiantly a work in progress. I am hoping to finish tonight, but so much depends on if I get a seat on the train (that's when I do most of this) and if anyone puts up a fight instead of taking their bath (the other time I get the most done). The design is a spilling martini glass, as you can see from the pic, its a work in progress, but you can see where it is going by the pink pencil marks. Going to give it the same tumbling drops, with a relaxing man instead of jumping for the end. The pillow cases are the same color in real life, just WAYYY different lighting between the pics. Will do pics together when done.
2nd Pillow =

http://i231.photobucket.com/albums/ee83/KittyWampusCrafts/DSCF2057.jpg
I am considering putting text on them, let me know what you think, and YES, I KNOW they need to be ironed. Smiley
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inky86
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2007 08:16:44 AM »

Thats really spiffy. You did all that by hand? Shocked
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« Reply #2 on: November 05, 2007 08:17:38 AM »

I don't know where my spare moments have gone too ;P but i love the coffee one Smiley it's absolutely gorgeous Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2007 08:24:47 AM »

YOU ARE AMAZING, the shading on the coffee cup looks sooo realistic, and the drops that turn into a person is so cool, I probably wouldn't have been able to draw that much less stitch it
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allyinthevalley
« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2007 08:58:47 AM »

Cool! Would love to see some close up pics, if you've got them. Good luck on getting it finished!
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TracyLee22
« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2007 10:13:31 AM »

these are incredible!!
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« Reply #6 on: November 05, 2007 01:12:12 PM »

I covet them! So cute and amazingly detailed stitches. WOW.
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« Reply #7 on: November 05, 2007 05:25:29 PM »

yeah..that's awesome...i love both of them..even unfinished!
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« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2007 05:30:38 PM »

Ooo!  I love the coffee cup!  That would be neat on a shirt - do you have a transfer that you could post?
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cosmopolitan4
« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2007 08:33:56 PM »

LOVE the coffee one
your so talented!
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