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alison.anne
« on: August 27, 2012 08:17:40 AM »

Here's another image conversion of mine. This is the retro version of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation logo. The CBC makes government-funded TV and radio, which I listen to all day long.



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I'm thrilled with how this turned out. I'm getting much faster and cleaner with my stitching, which is super satisfying.
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« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2012 08:46:34 AM »

Wow, I haven't seen THAT symbol in a LOOOOOONG time! Smiley brings back memories of my childhood!  nice job!
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2012 09:28:57 AM »

Love it!  As soon as I saw it on the front page I knew it was the CBC logo.
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« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2012 09:51:43 AM »

CBC!  yay!  I love that old symbol.  so many memories of Mister Dress Up and the Fraggles.  Great stitching!
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« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2012 10:09:34 AM »

CBC!  yay!  I love that old symbol.  so many memories of Mister Dress Up and the Fraggles.  Great stitching!

...and The Friendly Giant!  Nobody has any idea what I'm talking about when I say, "Look up.  Look waaaay up..."
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« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2012 11:02:04 AM »

I LOVE this!!!  The old symbol is my fave too, you did a fabulous stitchin' rendition!



...and The Friendly Giant!  Nobody has any idea what I'm talking about when I say, "Look up.  Look waaaay up..."

haha my teenagers always give me the "huh" look when I say that too Cheesy  very close to the "my mother is nuts" look....
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« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2012 12:01:04 PM »

Wow, I haven't seen THAT symbol in a LOOOOOONG time! Smiley brings back memories of my childhood!  nice job!

It's making a comeback--I see it on hats and t-shirts all the time. Granted, mostly at the kinds of places where you'd find a bunch of CBC fans: farmer's markets, music festivals, university campus...
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« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2012 12:49:45 PM »

man! I used to think he really WAS a giant - the miniature furniture totally fooled me. Rusty was creepy though. And the CBC logo caught me right away! - love the retro!
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« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2012 02:11:21 PM »

Being from Canada I recognized this right away! Great job:)
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« Reply #9 on: August 27, 2012 03:40:25 PM »

Ahhh, reminds me of the good ol' days.  Great stitching!
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