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Topic: The Golden Girls In Glitter!  (Read 16119 times)
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grammardog
« on: April 13, 2009 11:31:12 PM »

Obviously, I need not explain my all-consuming love for The Golden Girls, so let's just move straight on to the photographs!



Here we are, wide awake together in the middle of the night.  We're thinking about having some cheesecake while talking about Stan.



Black and crystal glitter and glue on 16 x 20" canvas. I found the portrait on the internerd, Photoshopped it a bit, divided it into 80 even squares as in a graph paper type of deal, drew a similar but larger grid on my canvas, and painstakingly drew all the little knobs and bobs of the Girls. Then I even more painstakingly applied glue and glittered all night long.

In retrospect, I would take more care to erase or paint over the pencil gridlines, as they are visible if you get too close. I may get some opaque white glitter to re-cover the white parts, but it seems like a faraway idea right now. I will get some more black glitter to do the edges of the canvas, possibly try to fix Blanche's slightly wonky nose a little bit, and then I will hang it in my living room and smile at it every day.

I am really, really proud of this frigger!
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wendyloo
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2009 11:49:21 PM »

You just made my frickin day!!!!!! You are my new hero  Grin

I've seen every episode at least a dozen times, and they still make me laugh!
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« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2009 12:06:56 AM »

holy crap!! that's silly... in a good way.  A very good way Grin Good job.
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« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2009 12:28:59 AM »

yeah. that soooooooo rules.
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« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2009 12:34:23 AM »

Glitter + the Golden Girls= Thank you for being a friend!
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craftygrace
« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2009 12:52:21 AM »

FANTASTIC.

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kingfrancebald
« Reply #6 on: April 14, 2009 01:40:46 AM »

I love them!!! I need to come up with something this ridiculous <3 You're my new hero.
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ledleeaf
« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2009 01:46:00 AM »

simply awesome
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Radmom
« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2009 03:54:13 AM »

Holy Cow that is awesome.

I love the show myself. I swear It represents each and every lady represents someone in my family. ROFL
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grammardog
« Reply #9 on: April 14, 2009 05:19:08 AM »

Thanks, everybody!  I usually do quilting, so it was fun to do something that I could start and finish in a day.
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