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« Reply #10 on: October 27, 2008 07:22:48 PM »

wow...wonderful work. love the red!
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« Reply #11 on: October 27, 2008 07:42:59 PM »

Thank you all for seeing past the subject matter to understand the intended message.  I was nervous that people would be offended by the images.  It really means a lot to me that people have been so kind.

This whole series has been an extravagant love letter to my husband.  He is 2 months into a year long overseas tour.  I miss him a lot.

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« Reply #12 on: October 27, 2008 09:02:42 PM »

the embroidery skill and the crazy patterns make this absolutely fantastic.
I love the red too!  Grin
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« Reply #13 on: October 27, 2008 10:04:37 PM »

i just googled 'blackwork' and according to wikipedia (however accurate THAT is...) "scarletwork is like blackwork, except it is sewn with red thread." there ya go!

i love it, by the way. my husband was like, "oh, wow... how did she do that?"
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« Reply #14 on: October 27, 2008 10:34:22 PM »

AMAZZZING!!  Shocked
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« Reply #15 on: October 28, 2008 01:20:48 AM »

It's beautiful. Really.
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« Reply #16 on: October 28, 2008 01:37:00 AM »

This is great. I love the black/red work on it, and the subject matter is very poignant.
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« Reply #17 on: October 28, 2008 04:14:37 AM »

Wow, completely amazing!  I want to make one of my gun!
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« Reply #18 on: October 28, 2008 05:33:06 AM »

Oh my so much detail! I like it a lot. =)
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« Reply #19 on: October 28, 2008 08:00:15 AM »

Excellent redwork, and awesome image!!! My hubby would even like this of his gun(s).  Smiley

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