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MagnoliaSimms
« on: April 05, 2010 10:37:40 AM »

I chose to depict the First Lady of the Silent Screen, Lillian Gish using thin spaghetti noodles



Here is the original:



These were taken using my cell phone camera, so I apologize for the poor quality. At least you can see the detail

Some closer views of the face:




A view from the top:


From the side:


From below:



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« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2010 11:33:35 AM »

Wow, that's amazing!!  Is she attached to cardstock?

Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2010 11:33:50 AM »

That looks great.
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« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2010 12:21:29 PM »

awesomeness. Just pure awesomeness (and green tea!)
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« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2010 12:38:10 PM »

She is amazing! seriously, I'm in awe! I've so been looking forward to seeing some projects, and this has definately been worth the wait!
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« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2010 12:54:45 PM »

Wow- that is impressive! You did a great job of capturing her!
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« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2010 02:32:35 PM »

great work! this is the technique i was planning to use for my project...but i never got around to it.  Embarrassed and it wouldn't have looked this nice, either!
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« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2010 06:32:12 PM »

wow that looks amazing!  i thought it was embroidered!

btw i LOVE your screen name!  great song  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2010 08:12:01 PM »

Awesome job!
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« Reply #9 on: April 06, 2010 08:36:16 PM »

Wow, that's amazing!!  Is she attached to cardstock?

Great job!

Actually, because I am incredibly stingy, she is attached to a cereal box that I painted white  Smiley
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