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« on: April 04, 2013 01:49:10 PM »



I wanted to do something a little different for this portrait of Wednesday (Classic TV swap), so I couched down some black yarn, and left it loose so I could have it hang down in braids. I really like the effect!



It was my own original image, embroidered on some lightly rose patterned white cotton, using 3, 2, and 1 strands of floss, and thread for the shading on the eyes.



The pattern on her frock is a series of free-handed X's, done like cross stitch. There is probably an easier way to do this, but I think it looks pretty cool.



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« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2013 01:51:34 PM »

Oh my goodness! I am in LOVE! absolutely wonderful.
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« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2013 02:00:15 PM »

Awww thanks!
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2013 05:20:02 PM »

Fantastic!  I recognized her immediately!  Love the hair- LOVE the dress- love everything about this!
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2013 06:17:15 PM »

That is very cool!  I love the Addams family & now I wish I had joined that swap!
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« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2013 06:51:37 PM »

It's so well done !

It's really nice. I'm stitching pictures at the moment and it's really difficult. I"m impressed !
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« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2013 06:23:13 AM »

I love love love Wednesday Adams!! I love this!!
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« Reply #7 on: April 16, 2013 02:19:14 PM »

So cool, love the hair!
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« Reply #8 on: April 17, 2013 11:51:55 AM »

This is fabulous! You totally captured the essence of her! Love the hair too! Wink
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