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« on: August 11, 2013 03:14:43 PM »

My Dad is a big fan of Harry Potter, so I made him this Owl Post embroidery for his 83rd birthday this month.  Smiley



about 4.25 inches in diameter
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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2013 05:15:42 PM »

Wow, that stitching is gorgeous! I love this hoop so much. I bet your Dad will love it!
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2013 05:45:25 PM »

Thank you!  I'm trying to work smaller and more detailed, and this one seemed to take a long time!   Tongue You can't see it really in the photo, but it is dimensional, with the owl slightly padded, the letter more padded, and the beak projecting out from the piece to overlap the letter.
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2013 08:57:02 PM »

This is GREAT!  I can totally see the dimensions - I bet your dad loved it!
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2013 09:56:13 PM »

this is beautiful!
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« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2013 05:46:07 AM »

Thank you!   Kiss
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« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2013 07:13:26 AM »

That is an awesome amount of work!!!   Grin  It's beautiful.
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« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2013 07:48:36 AM »

Thanks!  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2013 08:03:54 AM »

You do realize that you are killing me with all of your awesome projects, right? This is just beautiful!
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« Reply #9 on: August 12, 2013 08:46:43 AM »

Aww, thank you, kittykill!  No deaths intended!   Cheesy
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This is beautiful!
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« Reply #11 on: August 12, 2013 04:36:55 PM »

Thank you!   Smiley
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« Reply #12 on: August 15, 2013 03:14:53 PM »

This is fantastic! I'm sure your father was over the moon with this, any Harry Potter fan would be, great work!
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« Reply #13 on: August 15, 2013 07:36:23 PM »

Hey, um, I'm a big fan of Harry Potter too, hint hint... Cheesy Another brilliant piece of art Ludi!
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« Reply #14 on: August 16, 2013 06:48:38 AM »

Congratulations! This has been chosen as a featured project!
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« Reply #15 on: August 16, 2013 08:30:40 AM »

Ludi, another wondrous work! You are a truly gifted Stitch Witch Cool Grin

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« Reply #16 on: August 16, 2013 09:44:27 AM »

Thank you so, so much!   Cheesy Kiss
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« Reply #17 on: August 17, 2013 12:56:10 PM »

Beautiful, just totally and completely beautiful!
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« Reply #18 on: August 17, 2013 03:20:39 PM »

Thank you very much!   Smiley
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« Reply #19 on: August 17, 2013 09:38:56 PM »

Oh my goodness, this is a beautiful piece. Wonderful job on embroidering the owl, it came out absolutely stunning!
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« Reply #20 on: August 18, 2013 05:55:53 AM »

Thank you!   Smiley
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« Reply #21 on: August 18, 2013 04:37:04 PM »

This is so awesome! You did a beautiful job and the stitching is amazing! I bet your Dad was thrilled with this. Smiley
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« Reply #22 on: August 19, 2013 05:34:59 AM »

Thanks!  I haven't been able to give it to him yet, he's been so busy traveling!   Cheesy
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« Reply #23 on: August 20, 2013 11:52:29 AM »

Amazing and very beautiful! Great work and such a lovely gift!   Cheesy
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« Reply #24 on: August 20, 2013 04:13:45 PM »

Thanks!   Smiley
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« Reply #25 on: August 22, 2013 07:42:25 AM »

that hoopla is awesome!!!!!  pinnded!!! Grin Grin Grin
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Oh thank you so much for pininating!   Cheesy
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« Reply #27 on: August 26, 2013 04:47:06 PM »

I finally gave this to my dad on Saturday - in the hospital!   Cry  He somehow got an infection in his foot or leg and it became cellulitis, so he's on 2 intravenous antibiotics.  He seemed very pleased with the gift, and is doing ok.  He still hopes to fly to California some time this week to visit relatives!   Shocked  Not sure I'm keen on the idea if he's still sickly....

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« Reply #28 on: August 27, 2013 08:01:46 AM »

Healing vibes to your dad!
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« Reply #29 on: August 27, 2013 09:22:50 AM »

Thank you!   Kiss
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