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« on: December 31, 2009 03:50:41 PM »

so, i have no idea if this will work.  

i made this card recently for my friend's birthday back in england (i moved to australia this year).  he's a total gaming freak.  

i made it from a random tetris screenshot i found on google, pasted it into an excel square grid and mapped it out!  the squares were perfect for x-stitching.
 
so, if it loads, here's the picture below!  if not, oops and i'll try again :-s



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below is the image i used to create the cross-stitch.  i actually then turned every square into four as it was going to be tiny, i was using 14 count aida. 



http://www.craftster.org/pictures/showphoto.php?photo=317668&ppuser=203062


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« Last Edit: January 02, 2010 04:03:24 PM by lerato - Reason: ETA the image used for the pattern » THIS ROCKS   Logged
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« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2009 05:13:06 PM »

 Grin  Oh, my, goodness...my best friend LOVES Tetris....I just might make her one of these for her birthday!  I've never seen anything like it!  How cool!
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« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2009 05:16:45 PM »

Thanks!  I can post the image I used to make it if you like. 

Tetris totally rocks.  I love stitching video games!x
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« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2010 11:50:34 AM »

I don't do cross stitch, but I might if I had a pattern this cool.  I love tetris, too.  Nice work.
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2010 04:04:19 PM »

basic image pattern is now included in the first post.  i just put an image into excel, made it 50% transparent, then turned the grid lines black so it made its own grid.

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« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2010 04:32:28 PM »

This is awesome...makes me want to make some sort of tetris art!
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