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« on: August 10, 2011 08:18:40 PM »

I picked this guy up on a whim at the hobby lobby a few weeks ago and decided to give him a little more color. Painted his body teal and blue, gave him so purple antlers and a little pink nose. He doesn't show it in this picture, but I have since given him several coats of varnish and put sparkles on his antlers.
I LOVE him to death and I really want to make a whole herd of rainbow colored reindeer to keep me company in my craft room <3



Front view, he has such a sweet little face! I'm so pleased with how well it turned out!



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There's no reference in the photos, but he measures about 4-5" high Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2011 08:26:14 PM »

Wow! You really know how to take plain, old fashion toys and make them amazing. This is quite nifty Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2011 08:27:30 PM »

he's very cute. he brought a smile to my face!
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« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2011 08:28:11 PM »

This is so cool! I love it!

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« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2011 09:54:35 PM »

A teal deer? A TEAL DEER?  Grin If this was unintentional, it's hilarious. If it was, kudos to you.

Have no idea what I'm talking about? Er, well, that just means that you don't frequent the bottom of the barrel forums that I sometimes visit. .__. Teal dear is a way of saying the acronym "TL;DR," which in turn stands for "Too long; didn't read," aka, the goto phrase for those with internet ADD who don't want to read more than one paragraph at a time.

I apologize now for wasting your time. Nice work though, even without the meme reference.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2011 01:03:48 AM »

I love him!  May have to give this a go.
Hope you don't mind if I steal the idea!  It really is genius!


Teal dear is a way of saying the acronym "TL;DR," which in turn stands for "Too long; didn't read," aka, the goto phrase for those with internet ADD who don't want to read more than one paragraph at a time.


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« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2011 07:37:12 AM »

A teal deer? A TEAL DEER?  Grin If this was unintentional, it's hilarious. If it was, kudos to you.

Have no idea what I'm talking about? Er, well, that just means that you don't frequent the bottom of the barrel forums that I sometimes visit. .__. Teal dear is a way of saying the acronym "TL;DR," which in turn stands for "Too long; didn't read," aka, the goto phrase for those with internet ADD who don't want to read more than one paragraph at a time.

I apologize now for wasting your time. Nice work though, even without the meme reference.  Smiley

Haha! I totally know the meme! This particular Teal Deer was no reference to it, although I do have a TL:DR little fawn necklace floating around. I just happen to really like the color teal XD
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« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2011 08:13:00 AM »

I love him!  You definitely need a herd of rainbow reindeer.
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« Reply #8 on: August 11, 2011 08:58:55 AM »

I love reindeer/caribou Cheesy And I am sorry but I giggle at Tealdeer XD
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« Reply #9 on: August 11, 2011 09:08:47 AM »

He is so cute Grin You did a GREAT job!
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