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Topic: First mosaic Mother's day - Kermit the frog  (Read 6985 times)
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« on: May 14, 2008 11:53:55 PM »

My mother is obsessed with Kermit so  i figured for the women who has everything, i would make her something she doesnt have. I did this whole thing in one day ( the saturday before mother day lol). Im pretty happy with the way it came out i probably wouldnt do so much color in the backgound next time but it was for her and she likes lots of color so i worked out fine.

It still needs to be grounted but i havent decided what color to do yet i thinking gray.

She thinks she wants to turn it in to a table its fairly large my brother is holding it for reference any ideas?


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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2008 12:02:16 AM »

Really amazing - applause, applause, applause!!!
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« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2008 12:57:39 AM »

Oh, I LOVE IT!~  What a great job!  I love fraggle rock, and would love some done of them.. did you grout it?  What did your mom think?  Linda P
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« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2008 01:08:03 AM »

Fabulous.  I've always had a weakness for Kermit.

For what it's worth I think the colours look fine, though they may all calm down a little more to your liking when you get your grouting in, especially if it's a light grey.  You could always experiment on a test tile or something.

The table idea's a good one too, I'd certainly have my tea off it. Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2008 01:13:44 AM »

I totally love it! And a table would be a cool idea!
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« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2008 04:06:07 AM »

You did an amazing job!

I would for sure make a table or frame it once it is grouted. Your idea of using gray for the grout color is the same thing I would do.

Good luck grouting, and please post your updates. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2008 04:37:17 AM »

You said that your Mom likes color so I'd grout it in white which would make all the colors on it *pop* real well.

You did a great job!  I know she loves it.  It would be a great table top, too. Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2008 04:40:32 AM »

This is awesome!  Love it love it LOVE IT.  Now you need to do a Miss Piggy to go with it!

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« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2008 04:41:08 AM »

i thought it was awesome in there first photo, where i assumed it was, like, trivet-sized
(btw, a kermit trivet would be very cool...)
but then - in the photo with your brother that shows how giant the mosaic is
well it's just absolutely amazing
it would make a great table
and i'd also love to see it when it gets grouted
(and turns into whatever it's going to be)

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You  did a great job~ I really like it!
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