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« on: September 04, 2013 10:34:47 PM »

Hi all,

I am trying to finish this shrine and I'm having trouble coming up with what else I should put in it. As you can see from the picture I have some shells and a message in a bottle. Any ideas what else? I thought of fish, but I don't know how they would look with the octopus  Undecided
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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2013 02:42:36 AM »

Starfish, seaweed, pebbles, driftwood, coral, sponge

Just some ideas hope at least one is helpful!!
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« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2013 06:20:31 AM »

You could decorate the back a bit more with waves and any of the above to give it more depth...then put in your 3-dimensional stuff as suggested above:  driftwood, coral, more shells, maybe some netting, and definitely fish...the octopus looks great so far..it will be a lovely shrine!
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« Reply #3 on: September 05, 2013 12:59:01 PM »

Lovely so far! I think the driftwood idea is great. Maybe some bubbles coming from behind the shells, just so you know something is behind there, but not what Smiley
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