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Florence77
« on: March 21, 2008 09:53:21 AM »

My mom isn't too good with computers, so I offered to put some pictures of her work on here so she could get comments. These are only two of her pieces: ROOSTERS Smiley

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mimiw
« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2008 10:00:11 AM »

Beautiful work!  I love the textured glass she uses!
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« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2008 10:05:38 AM »

You know, I keep seeing these glass works, and I think to myself, "Gee, you should try that - they look so pretty!" And then something like this comes along and totally makes me rethink it - it's such a high standard! I can't imagine how long it took to design this and put together, but surely it couldn't have been quick!

I love the wide shot of the first rooster - using clear glass instead of all colored squares really brings your attention to the geometrical aspect of the design, which I think is just gorgeous! And I have to say that the second guy's design captures the pride of a well-plumed rooster perfectly!

You're super nice to help your mom with the computer - I hope to see more of her work very soon!
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ddiana1979
« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2008 10:05:53 AM »

*So* beautiful!  I really love the autumn colors she chose. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2008 10:11:06 AM »

*speechless*  Shocked
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« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2008 11:42:59 AM »

This totally rocks my socks, I love the detail in the second project.
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Muria
« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2008 08:11:02 AM »

I'm not especially fond of roosters, but those look really well done. The colors are great, the textured glass is really awesome.  Great work!  Your mom's quite talented!
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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2008 06:47:11 PM »

Wow!!!!  Beautiful work........
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