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Helena Puck
« on: April 16, 2012 06:49:15 AM »


My partner from the 80s movie swap just posted what I sent so I thought I'd share the embroidery I made her.

Since we are both fans of Ludo from Labyrinth, I decided to make an embroidered Ludo. I'm still somewhat new with embroidery, so I just did a simple outline using a combination of backstitching and split stitching.

I created a pencil sketch in photoelements using a photograph from the movie. I traced the pencil sketch with a sharpie and put it under the white fabric. This helped get Ludo's body shape. I drew in the face myself and most of the fur by hand. I am really happy with him.
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« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2012 08:22:16 AM »

Aw, that's one of my favorite movies, and I recognized Ludo right off!

You did a great job!
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« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2012 08:59:28 AM »

I love this so much. You did an excellent job. Thank you. He's already hanging on my wall  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2012 06:21:29 AM »

What a wonderful swap piece!
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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2012 09:56:27 PM »

"Ludo friend!"

That fuzzy face could not have been easy to transfer. Great job!
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« Reply #5 on: May 19, 2012 09:38:22 AM »

Aw! Cute!
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« Reply #6 on: May 23, 2012 09:32:13 AM »

oh i love him!
great job!
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« Reply #7 on: May 23, 2012 11:32:50 AM »

Thanks!
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« Reply #8 on: May 24, 2012 06:41:48 PM »

this is absolutely freaking awesome!!!!  your partner is so lucky!!
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