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« on: August 11, 2009 06:31:41 AM »

I was recently in the Theatre Swap and made this for my partner.  I was quite pleased with how it turned out.  But apparently I didn't take very good photos of the finished piece.  So I ended up lifting out some the photos from the swap gallery!  Thanks for taking such good pictures Randi!

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Drawn image on 1/4 inch plywood


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Close up of copper wire and grout


Thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2009 07:48:39 AM »

I love this! I love theater!
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2009 09:32:42 AM »

Excellent work!  The colors look great!
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2009 09:38:13 AM »

Thanks for the compliments!  Smiley  Much appreciated!
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2009 09:42:48 AM »

Really beautiful work DoodleLou!  And I love how nice and tight your color palette is!
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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2009 12:32:23 PM »

Looks amazing!  I love the copper in there for texture.  Great work.
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« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2009 12:54:45 PM »

Thanks for the kind words jennieingram and Pinokeeo! 

I thought the copper wire was a fun and unique element to add to the piece. Added the definition the masks needed.

You know....I have to say...The more I see this piece....the more I miss it. 

I really think I'm going to have to make myself one. Or at least make one for our local community theatre...  Wink
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« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2009 07:10:54 PM »

Excellent! You did comedy & tragedy proud with this mosaic. The colors are great, and the copper wire is a good choice with the grays.  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2009 02:07:15 PM »

Thanks, HSG! 

As soon as I saw the Theatre Swap, I had a flash of inspiration of doing the masks in glass.  Not so easy for copper foil and solder....but mosaic? For certain!
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« Reply #9 on: August 20, 2009 06:55:08 PM »

And I think completely worth the effort!
This is even more gorgeous in person.  Grin
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