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« on: November 17, 2010 05:59:57 PM »

I made a young Vincent Price portrait for one of my newest craftster friends in the hoopla swap!

Here is a picture of the pattern being transferred in pencil. I hold the hoop down over the fabric to keep it from shifting.


It's stitched with mostly 2 strands of floss to keep it pretty detailed, but I can't keep my stitches neat & tidy for the life of me. Ah well.

I'm pretty happy with how it turned out.

Before Halloween I contacted some fellow stitchers about doing a Vincent Price stitchalong. If there's any interest, I'll upload the pattern & give it it's own post. The stitchalong pattern is from my own drawing of an older Vincent & I'm willing to share.
I'd love to see what others do with it.
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« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2010 08:53:20 PM »

that is awesome. I could tell who it was just in the thumbnail!
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« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2010 03:54:46 AM »

that is awesome. I could tell who it was just in the thumbnail!

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« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2010 06:54:34 AM »

I love this! You did such a great job! I'm still pretty intimidated by portraits and haven't tried one yet... yours looks fab!
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« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2010 03:46:57 PM »

Awesome! I love embroidered portraits.
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« Reply #5 on: November 18, 2010 04:46:38 PM »

There's my handsome man! He looks so cool in my wall and I cannot thank you enough. You did a kicka$$ job and I would lobe a VP stitch along too!
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« Reply #6 on: November 18, 2010 07:25:58 PM »

VERY cool! I love me some Vincent Price!
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« Reply #7 on: November 19, 2010 04:17:15 PM »

Oh MY! So rad! Vincent Price is amazing. Wish he were still alive.
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« Reply #8 on: November 20, 2010 07:50:39 AM »

I love this more than you will ever know. It's just perfect.
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THIS IS AWESOME
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