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« on: August 05, 2008 04:49:50 PM »

i haven't posted anything in awhile because i've been embroidering, but i finally finished this.  i started it back in march or something when it was still really cold out here, and then when it got warm, i totally stopped stitching on it!

The finished work is 6x4, 73 color palette, for a grand total of 11, 616 stitches!!!

i wanted to enter it in the Minnesota State Fair, but i missed the registration deadline.  Sad

here you go...

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« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2008 04:52:50 PM »

I love it!  That is truly awesome, you crossstitched the next president of the United States! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2008 04:59:16 PM »

I totally hit this rocks. It's so awesome and creative and it must have taken you forever. I have a feeling it's going to be featured on the front page sometime soon.

Amazing
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« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2008 05:00:45 PM »

That's amazing! I'm jealous. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: August 05, 2008 05:02:32 PM »

Wow!  My jaw literally dropped.  Amazing, great job Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: August 05, 2008 05:05:08 PM »

When I started, it was still unclear which one of them would end up with the nomination...but I hope you're right about having stitched the next president! Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: August 05, 2008 05:31:56 PM »

oh my GOD! wow that is really really impressive! i'm in awe. that must've taken so much patience!
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« Reply #7 on: August 05, 2008 05:42:53 PM »

lots of patience and a 3 month break between barack & hillary. Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: August 05, 2008 05:44:43 PM »

WOW.  thats all i can really say, its amazing. i love the picture you chose to base it on.
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« Reply #9 on: August 05, 2008 05:49:18 PM »

 Grin This is just awesome all the way around! Great job!
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