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« on: April 04, 2012 11:19:06 AM »

The lovely sheepBlue invited me to swap with her in the Invite Your Partner swap and I decided I wanted to do an anatomical heart for her, but I wanted to make it a little interesting. So I decided on beading! I used three reds and a blue. I started by sketching it out and doing an outline stitch around the edges, then I just started filling in. When I finished I decided it was missing something, but then the idea hit me to play off the pattern of the background fabric to make blood splatters!



(thanks sheepBlue for these awesome photos!)

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Thanks for looking! Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2012 11:26:00 AM »

This is fantastic!  I love how the beads give the piece dimension...adding the spurts was a great idea...very fun piece and nicely done!  I am sure she loved it!
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« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2012 11:47:29 AM »

That is awesome! Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2012 11:49:53 AM »

This rocks!
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2012 12:00:33 PM »

LOVE IT!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2012 12:56:12 PM »

The spurts def finish it off nicely
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« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2012 03:31:04 PM »

Incredible!  I love the spurts!
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« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2012 03:45:46 PM »

Completely awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  The beading works great, the colours you chose are perfect and the background fabric with blood spurting stitches makes it fabulous creepy and emotive.  Fabulous job.
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« Reply #8 on: April 04, 2012 07:08:06 PM »

love it! you did a great job on this. and i love the little splatters
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« Reply #9 on: April 04, 2012 07:48:36 PM »

i love it!
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