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« Reply #30 on: April 06, 2009 10:15:10 AM »

soorawn, I see what you're saying now. I like that idea, but you're right, you would also need to put something to keep the balance.

EstherR, I would love to have a link to the group, and feel free to link them to here as well.
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« Reply #31 on: April 06, 2009 12:55:05 PM »

 Grin Grin ;DI LOVE every part of this!!!
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« Reply #32 on: April 06, 2009 03:22:41 PM »

That is amazing. I love it.
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« Reply #33 on: April 06, 2009 03:27:00 PM »

So very, very pretty. Nicely done Smiley
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« Reply #34 on: April 07, 2009 09:43:19 AM »

This is simply fantastic. I love how it looks inside the glass dome.  I wouldn't change a thing.
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« Reply #35 on: April 07, 2009 10:23:37 AM »

As a tree fan and a Cherry Blossom fan and a Swarovski fan I can tell you that that is utterly gorgeous!!

I now, officially, covet your tree Smiley
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« Reply #36 on: April 07, 2009 01:11:56 PM »

WOW! Im impressed!
I would love one of my own!
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« Reply #37 on: April 07, 2009 02:42:29 PM »

I love trees, and this is so beautiful. Thank you for your description of the design process, too. I've made a couple of wire trees in the past, but the construction was from the bottom up and did not work out so well. Your way results in a much more organic look...espeically in the close up. The wires all twist together and seem to mimic the natural knots and whorls on a tree.
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« Reply #38 on: April 07, 2009 03:31:54 PM »

Wow!  This is breathtaking!  I think this one is by far the best I've seen.
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« Reply #39 on: April 07, 2009 05:42:15 PM »

I love trees, and this is so beautiful. Thank you for your description of the design process, too. I've made a couple of wire trees in the past, but the construction was from the bottom up and did not work out so well. Your way results in a much more organic look...espeically in the close up. The wires all twist together and seem to mimic the natural knots and whorls on a tree.

I think most people that do wire trees work from the trunk up, but I found someone who did it the opposite way and I ran with the idea. I find it a really fascinating process and I love to talk to other people who create things like this. Smiley
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