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« on: June 14, 2009 08:00:49 PM »

Awhile ago our wall clock stopped keeping time.  While looking around for a new clock, I had thought about making one.  I remembered this comic page themed piece of paper I'd picked up ages ago and wham! an idea struck.   So here is my comic themed clock:





   





I didn't take any in progress pictures, even though I kind of meant to... Roll Eyes  I got excited and then was on a roll.  It's not perfect, the most obvious defect is the pow sign at 3 o'clock isn't aligned right, but I love it anyway.  I used a wooden plate from Hobby Lobby like this:

and some small wooden circles to paint the numbers on.  The rest is paint, paper, and glue. Oh and a clock working plus hands of course.

Thanks for looking!
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pinkypurple
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2009 08:14:33 PM »

I love it! Fantastic work :-D
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kneedeepnsurprise
« Reply #2 on: June 14, 2009 08:20:35 PM »

So cool!!!! My boyfriend is really into comics... I may need to make one of these for his art studio.
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« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2009 08:21:06 PM »

That is so awesome! I wish I had one for my room!
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« Reply #4 on: June 14, 2009 11:14:32 PM »

i love love it!
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« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2009 06:03:17 AM »

Thanks everyone!    Smiley

kneedeepnsurprise:  my boyfriend loves it and now he wants to copy the basic premise and sell them.   Roll Eyes  He tends to have ideas and not act on them, so we'll see where this goes... 
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« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2009 07:32:48 AM »

Love it! Hey, what time is it? It's Bang o'clock! I would have way too much fun with that. Great work!
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« Reply #7 on: June 15, 2009 12:43:40 PM »

My favorite is splat o'clock.   Grin
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« Reply #8 on: June 15, 2009 01:00:31 PM »

This is a great looking clock.  I have a thing for weird clocks, and this one's right up there.  Well done.
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