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Topic: Crochet Statue Against Pollution- Better Pic Added  (Read 1559 times)
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gina-marie
« on: November 15, 2007 09:21:58 AM »

I'm in the middle of taking a 3d class at my art school and I have been waiting for the chance to incorporate crochet all year.  The assignment was to make a political piece.  I chose environment and use mostly only plastic bags to create this little bird.  He's about a foot tall. I also stuffed him with plastic bags and used green plastic bags as grass on his base.
Edit: okay, I'm changing the picture  to a much better documentation of the piece

thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: November 15, 2007 09:37:01 AM »

That is very cool!
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« Reply #2 on: November 15, 2007 09:56:27 AM »

that's so cool!  you did an amazing job.  it really does make a very important statement.
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« Reply #3 on: November 15, 2007 09:59:01 AM »

Very interesting creation, both in the idea and in the making ! Congratulations.
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krisiti
« Reply #4 on: November 15, 2007 10:03:11 AM »

Nice - my favourite use so far for plastic bag yarn.

Is it meant to be any specific type of bird? The beak shape in particular reminds me of a dodo.
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gina-marie
« Reply #5 on: November 15, 2007 10:06:35 AM »

thank you all so much.

It's not supposed to be any certain type of bird.. it kind of just ended up how it did by me just guessing how to make the shape of a bird in crochet.
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« Reply #6 on: November 15, 2007 05:31:07 PM »

a very clever re-use of those bags.
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« Reply #7 on: November 15, 2007 10:31:57 PM »

that is SWEET
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« Reply #8 on: May 26, 2008 06:24:09 PM »

alright, hope these pictures show more of the basic idea
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« Reply #9 on: May 27, 2008 05:08:46 AM »

I can't see the pic :-/
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