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EVA1968
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« on: December 17, 2008 09:00:52 AM »



I really enjoying sharing my completed work on this forum; your comments are always so encouraging. You are looking at a couple's wedding picture. The father is deceased so their daughter hired me to have this picture made for the mom as a gift. The effect of the vail covering her hair and dress was challenging but I think the colors I used makes it look like it is really covering a portion of her hair and dress , it also looks as if his coat is transparent under the lace of her bouquet.
In case this it the first time you have seen my work; You are looking at hundreds of pieces of different color card stock paper that I cut to pin sized pieces and replicate a photo provided to me from the client. Once I have duplicated the photo in mosaic form I place it and seal it on a ceramic vase that, yes; I make and paint as well. I hope you like. (the picture is about 4x6 and the vase is about 10x9.
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« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2008 09:48:33 AM »

wow. this is the first time i've seen one of your works before.
very well done! how long does it take you to make one of these? how long did it take you to make this one?
very nice!
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« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2008 11:43:47 AM »

Thank you; it took about 24 total hours to complete. I still have a full time job so I work on my art in the eveing and on the weekends. It can take me more time depending on the details in the picture. I also do full color pics so those take a bit more time..cutting all the different colors.
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« Reply #3 on: December 18, 2008 07:56:06 PM »

wow. yeah, i bet they do!
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