A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 310,015
Currently Running With Scissors:
422 Guests and 15 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Fight Club Haiku Cross Stitch!  (Read 3284 times)
Tags for this thread: fight_club , bee , haiku  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
evabeloved
« on: September 27, 2011 07:14:24 PM »

"I wrote little haiku poems.  I emailed them to everyone."

Here is the gift I made for my best friend's birthday.  It is a haiku from the movie Fight Club:

"worker bees can leave
even drones can fly away
the queen is their slave"


It's a simple cross stitch (er, backstitch?) of the haiku mounted on cardboard and then placed in a shadow box frame (the picture doesn't do it justice, it really is deeper than it looks!) with a little bee sitting in the corner!  I'm pretty proud of it!  Cheesy











thanks for looking!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2011 02:36:47 AM »

The placement of this is really unusual, I love it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Look twice, buy once. Nooooo
Look twice, decide I can make one instead.
beki710
Offline Offline

Posts: 1226
Joined: 24-May-2008

Partly confused all of the time...


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: September 28, 2011 03:33:42 AM »

This is awesome, perfect for a fight club fan!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 34005
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2011 09:43:30 AM »

Very cool.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Aliped
Offline Offline

Posts: 659
Joined: 14-Aug-2008

Only dead fish go with the flow ....


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2011 11:35:13 PM »

This is quite lovely!

Your lettering is very nicely done, great idea!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Mini Cork Board
Triptychs: Art in Three Pieces
Meatless Monday: Italian Stew

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.