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« Reply #150 on: September 10, 2008 06:29:54 PM »

The together was the inspiration for the piece - those little ones will always be tied together.  I'm glad you like it a-roze.

That, and I totally ripped off the book cover thing from Phizzy.

The texture on the photo comes from gesso, sandpaper, and spray web.  I love spray web.
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« Reply #151 on: September 10, 2008 07:16:00 PM »

The spray web is pretty fantastic. Does it come in those tiny little spray cans by Krylon?
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« Reply #152 on: September 11, 2008 06:41:18 AM »

Yes, I use the krylon brand, in the small size.  It's tricky to use because it's very hard to direct the spray.  I ruined the piece I'm working on for Racky with it.  I've found the best way to use it is to mask areas where I don't want it to cover with a torn piece of paper (torn to avoid a straight edge).  But unfortunately, I sometimes forget to do that.
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« Reply #153 on: November 05, 2008 11:22:00 AM »

I received from kat today!

Here's my grandmother, lovingly displayed on an old book cover, with the word "Fragile" under her. It's so sweet! Thanks so much, kat; it was worth the wait.  Smiley

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« Reply #154 on: November 05, 2008 11:31:11 AM »

Wow, more pictures! Cheesy She looks great, that's such a sweet photo!
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« Reply #155 on: November 05, 2008 11:37:36 AM »

After I posted, I went back through and looked at everyone's work again. This was such a great swap.
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« Reply #156 on: November 05, 2008 11:38:56 AM »

It really is.  I'm sorry for holding it up so long.  I'm glad your piece arrived Racky!
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« Reply #157 on: November 05, 2008 01:38:10 PM »

Its wonderful! I love how you used the book covers. I'm totally going to have to steal that idea for future projects.
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« Reply #158 on: November 05, 2008 02:19:06 PM »

Thanks AR.  I totally stole the bookcover idea from Phizzy, so we can rip her off together.  Wink
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