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Topic: Edna Scissorhands Painting -IMG HEAVY-  (Read 6862 times)
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LolliDiablo
« on: February 07, 2012 11:23:51 PM »

Hi all!! So for christmas I wasnt in the position to spend! So I found plain oval cuts of wood to decorate at the Dollar Tree and an idea was born! My 8 year old daughter is into anime, zombies, Tim Burton films and stories, creepy cuteness and more. She is at the age where she thinks she is too cool for toys and really wants to make her room a cool hang out spot. So I came up with this!! I am pretty skilled at meddling with the crafts, and I can draw but I was terribly nervous about painting... that is about the only thing (besides lapidary and quilting) that I didnt think I could do! But, I gave it a shot. There are actually 3 paintings total but this thread is for the one I did of Edna Scissorhands. I sketched up what I wanted beforehand and transferred the image to the wood. Enjoy!!

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« Reply #1 on: February 07, 2012 11:30:08 PM »

This is absolutely stunning! You did an awesome job and now I sooooo want one!
I'm hitting "This Rocks!"
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« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2012 04:04:51 AM »

 Shocked completely awesome!
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« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2012 04:49:52 AM »

She's absolutely WONDERFUL! I LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE her!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 08, 2012 05:12:22 AM »

"this rocks"!  Wish I had even an ounce of your talent - amazing!  Shocked
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« Reply #5 on: February 08, 2012 09:13:37 AM »

"this definatly ROCKS!"
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« Reply #6 on: February 08, 2012 10:38:39 AM »

This is amazing, and I love the idea of a female Edward Scissorhands!! "Rocks" for sure.
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« Reply #7 on: February 08, 2012 01:36:11 PM »

 Thanks everyone!! Wink
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« Reply #8 on: February 22, 2012 02:50:36 PM »

So gorgeous, you make beautiful art. I love the eyes, they are so vibrant and even and proportional (for the style, especially).

Do you prep your surface beforehand? Always curious on the behind-the-scenes parts of artwork.
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« Reply #9 on: February 22, 2012 09:46:48 PM »

Way cute! I also like to use those wooden cutouts I find here and there. I especially love the lace and bow, it really adds a gothic cute touch to the finished work!
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