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Topic: Angler Fish light...here fishy fishy mmmyum  (Read 14752 times)
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JCDillustration
« Reply #20 on: March 11, 2011 04:43:24 PM »

OK this will sound really weird but I love fish... and soft toys... and lamps!!! You have my vote!
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« Reply #21 on: March 11, 2011 11:01:21 PM »

Here is the pattern...or patterns for the angler fishy...

Profile of body and tail...


Chin and belly...


Fins...


Forehead...where the eyes would go....and upper lip/mouth....


And for the light stem I used a sock scrap...I guess you could come up with your own idea on how this part would look and pop it in at the top of his head...and as for the bumps on his head I had to put those on to cover up the light switch access area....with the teeth didn't use a pattern at all...just folded a white eco felt sheet in half and free formed the front teeth a lil' more fun that way...also the single side teeth where just cut out and hot glued on...and his lip was just sewn in after I assenbled him...at the base I used a draw string concept to gather and tie off the base...even if you don't want to make a lamp you could prolly tweek or taper the belly pattern at the square part to be sewn up and made like a regular plushie...and one last bit the side fins were labled wrong my bad(they look like a fan)...I used a basic cut and pinch seam to insert and sew the fins on his sides......hope you ENJOY!

And Thank You for your votes!!! Shocked Grin
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« Reply #22 on: March 13, 2011 06:21:21 AM »

This reminds me of the movie- Finding Nemo! Love it!!  Grin
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« Reply #23 on: March 14, 2011 02:40:54 PM »

This is so awesome!
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« Reply #24 on: March 15, 2011 10:41:34 AM »

aww thanks! Grin
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« Reply #25 on: March 18, 2011 08:51:42 AM »

This rocks! My bf is fisherman and said it's great!
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« Reply #26 on: March 28, 2011 04:49:46 PM »

Adorable...love it. Great spin on a hideous fish.
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« Reply #27 on: April 10, 2011 12:05:24 PM »

BEST NIGHT LIGHT EVER!!!!!! Shocked
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« Reply #28 on: April 12, 2011 01:29:37 PM »

you did a great job on this!  I would never have dared to tackle it. You've got guts and terrific design talent
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It were lightnin'...
marcyoreilly
« Reply #29 on: April 19, 2011 08:13:09 PM »

I LOVE THIS!!! Totally hit this rocks!  I love angler fish (and any other aquatic creature), did you make the light or find it somewhere?? I may have to copy it.
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