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« on: October 04, 2011 05:29:44 PM »

AMIFRIENDS had a wish for a self portrait of Frida Kahlo in the Ongoing Hoopla Swap and I just could not let the opportunity go by! I made her this hoop...


Frida in a Hoop by Troublet42, on Flickr

...and here is a link to the original self portrait that was my inspiration

It's worked in crayon tinting, split stitch, back stitch and a smidge of french knots. Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: October 04, 2011 06:17:10 PM »

well, what can i said?Huh just a few words:
I looove it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
it came out amazing!!!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #2 on: October 04, 2011 07:30:43 PM »

so very cool!
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« Reply #3 on: October 04, 2011 10:27:09 PM »

Really great!  Nice work, TroubleT!
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« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2011 01:43:42 AM »

Fabulous - I love Frida
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« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2011 08:57:32 AM »

So amazing. You captured it perfectly.
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« Reply #6 on: October 06, 2011 08:29:07 AM »

Beautiful, Beautiful work!! you really did an awesome job!
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« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2011 10:07:58 AM »

That's my favourite painting by Frida! Love it!
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