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Topic: Gone fishin' - a birthday prezzie for my pops  (Read 856 times)
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FoxyBlue
« on: May 17, 2010 08:16:33 PM »

My dad's the guy who can buy himself anything he wants, so he's hard to buy for...therefor I make him things. Here's a papier mache fish. He has a newspaper ball armature and is detailed with drywall compound. Kinda slapped together. I just used a stick as a fishing rod and some wire for the hook with a polymer worm. Hope he likes him! He's got hooks on his back and the fishing rod also has hooks. He's for hanging at our cottage.

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« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2010 04:59:23 AM »

That looks awesome  Cheesy My dad's birthday is coming up and I had the hardest time thinking of what to make him. Great job!!
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« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2010 06:33:16 AM »

This is really cool, I'm sure he'll love it. Plus, there's nothing better than homemade.
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« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2010 06:42:44 AM »

Thank you! It apparently went over very well! He says he loves it!
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« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2010 05:18:22 PM »

love it!!.... and to think i was going to tell you that if your dad didnt like it I would offer to hang it in my house.... so cute  (AGAIN!)
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« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2010 04:42:31 AM »

love it!!.... and to think i was going to tell you that if your dad didnt like it I would offer to hang it in my house.... so cute  (AGAIN!)

Hee hee! Thank you! Smiley
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