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Topic: X-Stitch a piece of Fine Art ! - Now with closeups of the stitches!  (Read 4120 times)
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« Reply #20 on: September 14, 2008 05:24:36 PM »

Dang! This is awesome. And way to stick to it. Smiley
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« Reply #21 on: September 14, 2008 06:54:00 PM »

OH.MY.GOD.   i have no words...this is amazing! i can't even imagine the patience you have...this is one of my favorite paintings and you have definitely done it justice
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« Reply #22 on: September 14, 2008 07:49:25 PM »

I've seen these fine art kits for years and have wanted so much to do one but I know the time involved and I've always put it off. This gives me second thoughts. It would be almost like contributing to the arts to have a piece this beautifully evocative of the original. To me, cross stitch lends itself well to the recreation of impressionist pieces because of the color blending.

This is awe inspiring. The fineness of the stitiching is particularly amazing.
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« Reply #23 on: September 15, 2008 10:10:48 AM »

Man! Those close up's are crazy! Absolutely mind blowing
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« Reply #24 on: September 19, 2008 11:43:02 AM »

holy crap, all those stitches!!! Shocked  Thank you for posting close-ups of your amazing work!  I'm completely in awe!
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« Reply #25 on: September 19, 2008 12:00:45 PM »

Wow, that's awesome!  So much better than a poster or print!
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« Reply #26 on: September 19, 2008 08:24:34 PM »

Thankyou, I have to agree. It is definitely better than poster or print, because neither of those would get the reaction that my piece gets when my husband and I have friends over and he proudly brags to them that it is not a print, but instead, cross stitch. Everyone who steps over our doorstep gets the tour of 'Things That Lindsey Made'.   Cheesy
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« Reply #27 on: September 20, 2008 06:39:19 PM »

that is SO gorgeous. I love it!
I would totally frame something like that too. Way too nice to be home decor, its art!
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