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« Reply #10 on: April 16, 2013 01:24:13 AM »

That is unbelievably charming.  You're so creative and the detail is so wonderful!
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« Reply #11 on: April 16, 2013 01:43:07 AM »

This rocks. This is incredible! What a little work of art! I love it...  Is the girl a clay model or a plushie? I LOVE this!
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« Reply #12 on: April 16, 2013 04:15:49 AM »

So awesome!
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« Reply #13 on: April 16, 2013 05:03:51 AM »

So beautiful! I can feel the breeze blowing from the movement you got in the piece. And it is a piece of art! Smiley
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« Reply #14 on: April 16, 2013 05:55:31 AM »

I am so glad you worked out the kite detail...I thought the girl was wonderful on her own when you previewed her, but the addition of the kite is the best!  I love that you even have the grass blowing!
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« Reply #15 on: April 16, 2013 06:26:36 AM »

This is adorable.
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« Reply #16 on: April 16, 2013 08:22:01 AM »

This is stunning. How did you get her dress to stay up?
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« Reply #17 on: April 16, 2013 08:40:39 AM »

This is one of the most awesome things I've ever seen here.
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« Reply #18 on: April 16, 2013 09:50:01 AM »

Thanks, everyone! The girl is basically a tiny Waldorf style doll, complete with a shaped head, knit fabric body, and wool wrapped wire armature to make her poseable. Her skirt is sewn to the inside of an arm and also gathered and sewn to itself. It helped to have a stiff fabric! Originally, the kite had a tail but it was too heavy and had to be removed.
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« Reply #19 on: April 16, 2013 11:23:11 AM »

AMAZING!! What a very pretty pincushion, more a piece of art!

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