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Topic: This little piggie went to heaven  (Read 865 times)
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« on: July 07, 2008 10:02:56 PM »

My sister in law has a little boy who she lost not long after his birth. She recently asked me to make something for his grave. The only request, was that it was a pig of some sort. That was her knick name for him. I had no idea what to do, but finally just started playing around with different materials I felt would work well outside. Here is what I came up with. The "K" was for his first name. My little Piggy angel:
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« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2008 10:15:34 PM »

That's so sad about her loss, but how sweet of you to make this for her. It's adorable, is it metal?
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« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2008 01:08:56 AM »

Thank you for your kind words. It is a Styrofoam piece covered in a heavy duty art aluminum.
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