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« on: March 26, 2012 07:42:21 PM »

It is finally done!!


It is stitched on white 14 count Aida using DMC floss.

Size wise -- unknown because I cant find my tape measure.
It measures in stitches-- 150 W x 187 H. It took just over 3 months to complete.

The dragon is based on this dragon sketch. http://thaxllssillya.deviantart.com/art/Xeiraenus-164010675
She gave me permission to use it!!
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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2012 07:46:54 PM »

Holy Cow, That's ghoulish!! I have a deep admiration for your dedication! - Hitting the button Cheesy -
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« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2012 07:55:29 PM »

just wow!  thought it was a sketch at first, and then saw it was needlework.   Shocked Rocks!
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« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2012 05:14:44 AM »

oh my gosh, you embroidered that?!? ghoulish.
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« Reply #4 on: March 27, 2012 08:02:58 PM »

Wow oh WOW!!
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« Reply #5 on: March 28, 2012 04:12:06 AM »

Thanks everyone!!
The artist who drew the dragon was pretty amazed as well. It would be cool to stitch another one of her dragons -- just not right now. I can't stitch another cross stitch with grey tones yet!! I'm on another search for my next project.(another dragon I think) I want to start in a couple months. (after I have a small break this time)
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« Reply #6 on: March 31, 2012 08:56:23 AM »

Wow! Great work!
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« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2012 02:38:26 AM »

that is incredible - such a lot of work but it has really paid off
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« Reply #8 on: April 04, 2012 07:47:27 AM »

Wow - this is gorgeous!! I thought it was a sketch, too. The detail is ghoulish!
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« Reply #9 on: April 08, 2012 01:22:14 PM »

My gosh i thought that was a beautiful sketch but to see its actually an embroidery is even more ghoulish. what stiches did you use the work looks so fine its wonderful.
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