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« on: October 01, 2012 10:49:28 AM »


Magpies are my favourite bird so it was about time I embroidered another one!
This little guy is slightly padded to make him more lifelike and I used fabric paints for the background. I used some wool and silk strings for texture on the tree stump.
Thanks for taking a look!  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2012 10:51:21 AM »

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« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2012 10:55:06 AM »

Fantastic work!!! (as usual)
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« Reply #3 on: October 01, 2012 11:00:24 AM »

just wow!
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« Reply #4 on: October 01, 2012 11:04:27 AM »

I knew this was you before I even opened the thread! Grin  This is just beautiful sewphie -- I love all the texture in the stump.
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« Reply #5 on: October 01, 2012 11:12:28 AM »

absolutely beautiful!  The background is just perfect.  One of these days I'll figure out this stumpwork thing, but until then... I stand in awe!
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« Reply #6 on: October 01, 2012 12:26:10 PM »

Beautiful.  I love the way you have captured that structural blue in the wing.  So lifelike.
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« Reply #7 on: October 01, 2012 01:28:09 PM »

Very sweet!  By the sneak peak I first thought it was painted, that is just great work!
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« Reply #8 on: October 01, 2012 06:37:03 PM »

When I saw the thumbnail I thought this was an outside photograph. So realistic and stunning.
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« Reply #9 on: October 01, 2012 07:00:03 PM »

Amazing! There aren't enough adjectives to say how gorgeous your embroidery is.
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