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« on: May 23, 2012 04:03:00 PM »

I'm not sure where to put this.  I had an extra piece of wood lying around and wanted to try string art.  I have seen other people do this with states and place the heart where their home town is.  



I printed out an outline of Wisconsin (our new home), taped it to the wood and nailed small nails all around the outline as close as possible.  I used all the colors in my embroidery stash (except for black, white, and brown), and evenly split them among the outer nails, 10 nails per color.  



After I finished, I took a sharpie and drew the quote.  What do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2012 04:31:16 PM »

Welcome to Wisconsin! It's pretty awesome here! Your string art is very pretty! I like all the colors Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2012 04:55:28 PM »

I think I have to pin this.
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« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2012 05:08:20 PM »

Yay!  I grew up in Wisconsin, and most of my family is there!  Madison is an awesome place to be!
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« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2012 05:19:52 PM »

Wisconsin is the BEST! I love your interpretation of string art. I may have to make one of these for myself Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: May 23, 2012 05:29:32 PM »

This is so great! I've seen similar things on pinterest but I like your rainbow version even better.
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« Reply #6 on: May 23, 2012 07:49:25 PM »

This is the prettiest string art I've seen in a while Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: May 24, 2012 07:06:33 AM »

Love it! If the heart was another inch north it would be perfect for me. *Pinning*
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« Reply #8 on: May 24, 2012 07:14:46 AM »

Thanks everyone!
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« Reply #9 on: May 24, 2012 07:20:22 AM »

Very cool.
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