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« on: July 29, 2009 05:29:05 PM »

The latest edition to the Varmint Voodoo collection... The Tick!  I've lately learned that a couple of people I know have Lyme Disease and had been thinking about trying to come up with a tick and then a special request put me over the edge into actually doing something about it (you know who you are  Kiss ).



Researching ticks and their anatomy (so I could get the eyes kind of close to where they're eyes actually are) really grossed me out.  I've never seen one in person and I hope I never do.  Dis-gus-ting.
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« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2009 05:30:24 PM »

 Shocked Daz Freakin Super Kwaii!

thankz 4 postin' & sharin'
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« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2009 05:39:24 PM »

Shocked Daz Freakin Super Kwaii!

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« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2009 06:04:30 PM »

Very well done tick! You've got the detail down. Lyme disease really is more wide spread than most people realize. This is an excellent way to inform people. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 29, 2009 06:28:27 PM »

Very well done tick! You've got the detail down. Lyme disease really is more wide spread than most people realize. This is an excellent way to inform people. Smiley

Thanks, HSG! I can not take credit for the image other than finding it.  It's from a collection of copyright-free old etchings of animals.  I sure wish I could draw!  But yeah, it does seem like all of a sudden I'm hearing about people with Lyme disease more and more frequently and some of them local-ish. 
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« Reply #5 on: July 29, 2009 06:37:08 PM »

this is great!  but you have to do a bedbug! 
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« Reply #6 on: July 29, 2009 07:31:47 PM »

this is great!  but you have to do a bedbug! 
Thanks! I may need to take a break from the bloodsuckers for awhile though.  Ew!
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« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2009 10:09:32 PM »

i love all of your varmit voodoo guys!
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« Reply #8 on: August 13, 2009 08:47:47 PM »

i love all of your varmit voodoo guys!

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