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Topic: the deceptive beauty of breast cancer (french knots galore!)  (Read 11671 times)
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« Reply #10 on: October 19, 2009 07:24:47 AM »

Wow! What a wonderful concept!
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« Reply #11 on: October 19, 2009 08:30:33 AM »

This is astounding. I'm so amazed at how your inspiration sprang from something so scrary.  I love the way you finished it in pillow form, too.

I just can't shake the idea of how this would be a wonderful object for a Cure charity auction.  Gorgeous job.  This rocks!
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« Reply #12 on: October 19, 2009 09:14:13 AM »

thank you everyone!

dancedupapillon, i had the same thought when i started it, but now that i've finished it, i'm not sure i'm willing to let it go! i think i'd have to make another instead!
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« Reply #13 on: October 19, 2009 09:18:53 AM »

Wow, that is such a neat concept. Thumbs up!
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« Reply #14 on: October 19, 2009 09:48:55 AM »

Fantastic project5, I think it's really thought provoking and wonderful.
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« Reply #15 on: October 19, 2009 10:02:21 AM »

I'm gobsmacked. This is brilliant.  You're a genius.
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« Reply #16 on: October 19, 2009 10:36:43 AM »

You made art. So powerful!

And French knots are easy, once you "get" them. That took me less than 5 years.
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« Reply #17 on: October 19, 2009 10:41:59 AM »

This is amazing-scary-brilliant and oh-so-tangible - so often needlework is one dimensional/flat, you've really made it come to life in this piece. Wonderful, wonderful work!
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« Reply #18 on: October 19, 2009 10:52:02 AM »

This is truly amazing!! I am jealous of your talent and patience.

I love the ideology behind this - it's worth repeating - AMAZING!
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« Reply #19 on: October 19, 2009 11:09:58 AM »

Brilliant!  You did a fantastic dimensional interpretation of the SEM image! 
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