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Topic: Evil is powerless if the good are unafraid... Ronald Reagan  (Read 1794 times)
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« on: January 09, 2009 08:55:00 PM »

Here is a portrait I embroidered of President Ronald Reagan.
The company I work for was having an art show for it's employees and this is the piece I entered.
For my first portrait I think it turned out pretty well.
I made the pattern on the computer using Freehand and a photo I found of him.
The frame was from a thrift store and spray painted with a high gloss red paint.
I'm really pleased with how it turned out!!




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« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2009 09:53:38 PM »

 Grin HAHAHAHAHAHA!! Seriously awesome!  Kiss
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« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2009 06:42:18 AM »

This is so wonderful!  I miss Ronald and Charlton.
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« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2009 07:43:01 AM »

Yowsa!  That is great stitching!!  The frame really makes it pop too!  Good work.   Shocked
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« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2009 02:32:36 PM »

Awesome portrait of the Gapper. One of our best presidents IMHO
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« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2009 05:10:58 PM »

Amazing portrait & superb frame choice! Way to go!

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« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2009 07:34:00 AM »

Excellent job! Ronald Reagan always had the right words that would punctuate his speeches. Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2009 03:42:51 PM »

Interesting subject. Great stitching.
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« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2009 07:04:07 PM »

I actually thought about maybe doing all the presidents.... or maybe a series of a few.
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« Reply #9 on: January 11, 2009 08:59:34 PM »

That would be cool.
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