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Topic: ...my baby plays the guitar, I pick a banjo now...  (Read 9222 times)
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« on: March 03, 2010 07:38:09 PM »

This was initially going to be my entry into the current tiny thing challenge but the neck seems to have stretched a little beyond 2 inches. It bums me out a little but I don't want to enter it if it's above the size limit.

My wonderful feller recently picked up the banjo and I made this itty bitty banjo in honor of him. <3






I even made a mini-hard shell case to protect it.


...and of course it's lined with grey "fur" (felt...)


Secret compartment for extra fingerpicks/strings/what have you.



Hope you like it!
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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2010 07:46:38 PM »

So adorable! Great detail. It's a pity you couldn't enter it to the contest.
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« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2010 07:55:53 PM »

So cute and tiny!!
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« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2010 08:08:24 PM »

oh man, that is so fantastic Smiley too bad it's a little over the size limit though - i'd say you'd have a pretty good shot.
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« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2010 08:21:53 PM »

Beautiful! This looks so very good, what a great idea.
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« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2010 08:34:12 PM »

that is amazing and so much fun!!

Signed, a former banjo picker
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« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2010 08:42:26 PM »

That is soooooo cute. Alot of work went into that. Good job.
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« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2010 08:55:21 PM »

Awesome!!!  This rocks!
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« Reply #8 on: March 04, 2010 12:09:25 AM »

... rock me baby like a wagon wheel ...
I love that song -- my boyfriend is in a bluegrass band and they play it.
Love the mini-banjo too!
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« Reply #9 on: March 04, 2010 01:19:14 AM »

That is all kinds of awesome Smiley The detail is insane and the "fur" lining in the case is so clever! I love it!
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