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« on: April 25, 2009 05:18:47 PM »

I had a sad little shadowbox which needed some background love:

I got into making inchies recently after drooling over Phizzychick's inchies and much stalking  Wink So I came up with these, being my 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th inchies ever!  Grin

And here's what they look like in their new home:

Gratuitous 1st inchie shot  Grin (My initials)

I'm still meh about the exterior and the bottom left inchie, but I like it. Will probably jazz up the outside with paint. Comments and crit appreciated! Thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2009 05:50:27 PM »

I love it! It looks great! I personally love the frame as is, because it puts all the focus on the center, but that's just me. Either way, it looks great!

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« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2009 07:10:04 PM »

What lucky little elephants! Your inchies are great and they look perfect in the frame.

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« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2009 07:16:10 PM »

Fantastic! I love elephants, and I love how you used two differnt types, the paper ones and painted wood? ones! Really great! And Phizzychick is such a fantastic and inspiring artist! I think painting the exterior in the same design as the elephants might be a great touch!
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« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2009 06:55:49 AM »

I love how you kept the sculpted elephants in the frame with the inchies.  Very nice touch.  good job.

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« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2009 10:52:14 AM »

This is so great! I love the little wooden elephants and the matching inchies. It gives me so many new ideas.
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« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2009 03:08:05 PM »

I really like how all the colors go together. You did a great job!

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« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2009 03:51:40 PM »

Ooh, they all look wonderful in there! I love the way the colours and dots tie everything together.

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« Reply #8 on: April 27, 2009 01:13:22 PM »

Thankyou so much for the comments!

The wooden elephants were souvenirs my father got from Sri Lanka a long time ago. They were originally meant to be hung up with string, to make a mobile of sorts I think. But I felt they needed to be "displayed" somehow  Smiley

The inchies were inspired by the elephants, they're just too darned cute!  Grin The frame is 4.5" x 4.5" which I got from Wilkinsons (UK)

Have a great day everyone!  Cheesy


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« Reply #9 on: April 28, 2009 06:49:39 AM »

i love it!! It looks so amazing with the inchies!  Cheesy

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