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weighanchor
« on: May 02, 2009 08:28:53 PM »



I finished this the other day. I sortof like it.

It's inspired by the new Decemberists album, The Hazards of Love. In short, this guy killed his kids and then their ghosts come back to get him. The song they sing is sortof haunting, and I couldn't stop thinking about it, so I made this!



It's about 4x6 in size. It's a shadowbox frame I got at Goodwill for about 1.99. I painted the inside white, cut the guy out of white cardstock and the ghosts out of tissue paper and shone a light through it and voila! What do you think? :]
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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2009 08:43:52 PM »

I think I like it a lot!
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weighanchor
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2009 08:59:21 PM »

I think I like it a lot!

Why thank you!
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wistful fant
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2009 09:53:03 PM »

I recently got the CD!  Cheesy  This is so cool!  I love it!
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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2009 09:54:39 PM »

Wow! I love your technique. Actually, I love all the work I've seen of yours on here. I don't think I'd like the song though- I hate creepy-haunting-children-singing. It totally gives me chills. But I love how this looks! Smiley
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weighanchor
« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2009 11:25:39 PM »

I recently got the CD!  Cheesy  This is so cool!  I love it!

UGH i am in love with the cd xD!
thank you!!
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weighanchor
« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2009 11:26:44 PM »

Wow! I love your technique. Actually, I love all the work I've seen of yours on here. I don't think I'd like the song though- I hate creepy-haunting-children-singing. It totally gives me chills. But I love how this looks! Smiley

gracious, thank you!
normally that stuff freaks me out too, hahaha.
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« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2009 08:03:36 AM »

ohmygoodness the yellowish lighting behind it makes it even better.
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« Reply #8 on: May 03, 2009 10:29:18 AM »

ohmygoodness the yellowish lighting behind it makes it even better.

MHM I am a fan.
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« Reply #9 on: May 14, 2009 06:43:08 PM »

HOLY CRAP.
love love love.
Love the band, the cd, and i LOVE this!
great job!
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