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« on: September 14, 2011 08:29:18 AM »

Hola!!  I stitched this up for ZidishaLuxe in the Ongoing Hoopla Swap Round 3...she has received and posted in the forum so now I can share with you all.  I chose to stitch this for her because she had this piece of art on her wist list and I thought it was interesting.





I painted white fabric to get that background color, to match the artwork...used felt and stitched on with split stitch, used backstitch, french knots, satin and chain stitch.  I used chalk for the white color on the skulls eyesockets and actual blush and lipliner for her face.  I would do something different from the chalk next time for shading.  Hope you dig her!
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« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2011 09:23:20 AM »

this hoop is just awesome!!!!! now wisted=)
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« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2011 09:32:38 AM »

this is outstanding! I'm amazed at the details..
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« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2011 10:08:14 AM »

amazing!!!
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« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2011 10:46:23 AM »

Very pretty!
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« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2011 10:51:11 AM »

Haunting and spooky.  The design, stitching, and colors are all so lovely.  I like the shading, too.
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« Reply #6 on: September 14, 2011 02:29:26 PM »

Thank you so much!!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2011 03:57:57 PM »

this is so awesome! i am def. pinning this right now!
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« Reply #8 on: September 15, 2011 07:54:01 AM »

Wow this is absolutely gorgeous the detail is amazing.

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« Reply #9 on: September 17, 2011 11:51:19 AM »

this is gorgeous! great job
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