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rookiecrafter
« on: December 04, 2011 05:19:42 AM »

This year I am giving friends crafty presents. I am giving away Kanzashi flower brooches and headbands, that I am showing on a different post. But when looking what else I could do with fabric remnants I found this cool project from dear Martha Smiley http://www.marthastewart.com/264830/no-sew-fabric-pet-portrait

Immediately I envision the funniest portrait for a friend with a pug.

I started making a portrait with fabric and felt. When I finished I showed it to my bf, and he thought my friends will think I was an oddball as the portrait turned out a bit creepy. Smiley Well, so I changed the way I am going to present it and took it out of the frame (sorry I only got pictures of my work on the frame) and turned it into a funny Xmas card.
Now this portrait is the front of a Xmas card. I just added cardboard at the back and made a cardboard frame on the front. I think it looks funny and my friends won't think I totally lost it!
Anyway, here is my portrait. Enjoy!



« Last Edit: December 04, 2011 05:22:51 AM by rookiecrafter » THIS ROCKS   Logged
NattyBee
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2011 05:52:26 AM »

That's really cute I like it!  and great idea for using up extra fabric  Smiley
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dishwasher182
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2011 08:48:12 AM »

awww! so cute!!
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kritterkarin
« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2011 07:01:45 PM »

I'm not sure exactly what it would take to make a pug look creepy (they're the sweetest goggies!).  You did a great job.  Your friend will love it!

I think I'll try doing this on some dog tees.  My pugs will then wear themselves!
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rookiecrafter
« Reply #4 on: December 10, 2011 05:51:32 PM »

Thanks all!

@ kritterkarin I meant that my friends will have though it was creepy that I was making a framed portrait of a pug, a pug altar... he, he...
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Jinjeet Phoenix
« Reply #5 on: January 14, 2012 08:38:42 AM »

rookiecrafter, what a great gift. This really rocks.
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