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« on: October 05, 2013 02:16:29 PM »

Here's a little tower I made for Colorado Deb in the Favorite Book Swap Rd 2.  My favorite book which I sent her was "Titus Groan" and this tower contains some descriptive quotations from the book on the walls of the five separate rooms.

Made of toilet paper tubes, natch!  Smiley





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« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2013 02:28:55 PM »

Ok now I am sulking! How does someone as talented as you at embroidery also have tremendous talent at other crafts? NOT FAIR! (If you haven't gathered I love it!)
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« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2013 02:46:57 PM »

I love Titus Groan! All of Gormenghast is great, but the first book is the best. The tower is brilliantly simple.
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« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2013 03:00:25 PM »

Thank you!  I know there are a few other Gormenghastians here on Craftster.  Maybe we should resurrect that swap one of these years....  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2013 03:52:44 PM »

Such a wonderful and whimsical piece!! What did you make the stones out of?
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« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2013 04:17:10 PM »

Thank you!  It was so much fun, I think I'm going to have to make at least one more for myself!  The stones are egg carton.  Smiley

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« Reply #6 on: October 05, 2013 06:28:28 PM »

What an incredible project! You are so talented.  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2013 03:04:08 AM »

I love your tower.  How high is it? I really like the way the quotations inside can only be seen when you peer through the windows.
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« Reply #8 on: October 06, 2013 03:10:51 AM »

Thanks!  I forgot to measure it, but I think it's 10 or 11 inches high. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2013 11:58:06 AM »

another fabulous project!  I love the windows with the words in each room!
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