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BLucy
« Reply #20 on: August 25, 2010 06:54:48 PM »

This is great!  I too prefer your colors, especially for the room. 

Do be careful of paper around electrical outlets.
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melloduck
« Reply #21 on: August 26, 2010 11:46:41 AM »

WOW!!! From the preview I didn't expect it to be that large! Love it!  Grin
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alesanddert
« Reply #22 on: September 05, 2010 05:01:45 PM »

I have always wanted to do a wall mural! This is very inspirational. I love the colors and it makes the room look great.
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« Reply #23 on: September 09, 2010 06:03:54 AM »

This is very striking and beautiful!  Absolutely fabulous job and thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #24 on: August 31, 2011 09:21:04 PM »

maybe someone will find this useful:

-I manipulated several (tiny!) La Gerbe jpgs I could find online in Photoshop
-all jpgs were vectorized using VectorMagic -> svgs
-resized (no loss of quality) and then converted to pngs
-finally I used Posterazor to cut pngs so that they can be glued together as a poster -> pdfs (I believe I used a 6x10 page setup, but you choose any other scale; start with an svg, resize it, get a png, then make a pdf out of it)

then just glue all printed PDFs together in the right order and you'll end up with a huge "poster"which you can then use to cut out individual leaves. looks great! (I'm not too much of an artist and I wouldn't be able to get it done without this)

have a look what's inside, you'll probably need just a file or two (i.e. an svg or maybe a png directly). pack includes 9 svgs, 9 pngs and 9 pdfs

http://hotfile.com/dl/128552647/bbf8bb9/La_Gerbe_craftster.zip.html
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Beunruffled
« Reply #25 on: December 27, 2011 10:33:50 AM »

Wow I would have never thought to decorate like that with paper! How creative!
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