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« on: October 20, 2013 02:05:54 AM »

I had started working on this back in June or July (I forget which) for the Summer Nerd games battle royale: Marvel vs. DC.  I obviously chose DC.  this was done on 28 count because I didn't want it to turn into a poster.  if I had done it on 14 count, it would have been more than 20 inches wide.  and because each stitch was so tiny, I was unable to finish in time to enter the challenge.  but I finished it around the very end of September.  and here it is:



my fingers were killing me by the time I was done.  and I even drew blood a few times when I'd stab my finger with the needle.
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« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2013 06:01:23 AM »

KK, I love this! What a great design! It's absolutely perfect!
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« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2013 09:04:33 AM »

WOW!!!
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« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2013 02:05:47 PM »

WOW! WOW! WOW! This is so amazing!
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« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2013 02:34:06 PM »

thank you thank you.  Grin

the picture isn't that great though.  it looks like I only used 4 shades of red when I actually used 8.  and in real life, only 2 colors look the same.  *sigh*  bummer...

oh well.  I still like it.  Smiley  now to get it framed...
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« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2013 06:28:12 PM »

I can't believe you finished this with a thread count so small! Beautiful work. If there's anything wrong here I can't spot it. The pose is so dynamic too.
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« Reply #6 on: October 20, 2013 07:46:24 PM »

hee hee.  thanks!

as far as oopsies go, I think I only really made one.  but it was so minor, I don't even remember what/where it was.  Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: October 21, 2013 12:04:15 AM »

*cues Batman music* Cheesy
This is awesome!
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« Reply #8 on: October 21, 2013 06:55:10 PM »

thank you!  Grin
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« Reply #9 on: October 22, 2013 06:22:10 AM »

It boggles my mind that you have the patience for this! Truly heroic! 
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