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bowlordie
« on: April 09, 2008 09:30:03 AM »




this took me 2 weeks in my sculpture class and i used about 200 bags. it's about 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 and contact cemented to an old RV outdoor rug for secure backing.
it's not very practical for cats Sad but if it gets dirty from being walked on, it just takes a quick wipedown Smiley


this is me with my rug at the Belles Typography Show in Midland, Mi last week.
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« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2008 09:41:38 AM »

that is SWEET!
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« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2008 12:18:06 PM »

you guys are having great minds think alike week or something
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=239068.0

i like these indestructables rugs and i want to make one, too, now.
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« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2008 05:02:25 AM »

I've been looking for a non-shaggy rug to put under my dining table, as I hate the thought of dropping food into woolly pile. This could be the way forward Smiley
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kaymadben
« Reply #4 on: May 22, 2008 03:36:09 PM »

WOW! That is HUGE!! I love it. I love the fringe you put on the edge too. So cool!
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« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2008 03:44:33 PM »

Genius! Love it! And a perfect way to recycle, something that I think makes it all the more better! Cheesy
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amberNprogress
« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2013 05:41:29 PM »

OooOOooo that is a big rug. Great way to "upscale" plastic bags.  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2013 09:54:01 AM »

This is not like any plastic rug I've seen before, fantastic job.  Artistic and practical at the same time.  This must have taken you a long time to make.
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