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Topic: Thanks to Crafster, I'm in an art show.  (Read 1673 times)
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« on: July 10, 2005 02:20:46 AM »

I saw an ad in the Craftster classifieds a few weeks ago from the Erotic Museum of Hollywood calling for submissions to a Folk Art show. They said they were especially looking for erotic needlecrafts and I thought, I do that! They were especially looking for "Outsider Artists" and I thought, that's me! And since Hollywood is about a 15 minute drive from my house I thought I'd give it a try.

Really, I'm not a pervert. I make a lot of stuff that is very different from these. It's just, every now and then I make something that would make my mother blush.

I submitted this Raggedy Anne all grown up painting that I did in 1997.

And this, that I did in 1998:

And this, that I did after I read the ad, thinking they might like it.

And yesterday I got an email saying my work has been chosen for the show! I don't know which pieces but I'm super excited I got in. I've only ever shown in small town shows before. I love Craftster for letting me know about this!
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« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2005 08:01:39 AM »

You are super duper talented.

I love your work, everything.

The neck tie/ shirt one is really unique.

Congratulations to you!!!  You deserve it!


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« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2005 11:32:51 AM »

amazing work. crafter really is a doll.  Tongue
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« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2005 10:51:22 AM »

Thats great that craftster was a help in getting you that by telling you about it  Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2005 08:10:37 PM »

I absolutely LOVE the necktie one!!!!
I'd love to see some more of your work   Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: July 30, 2005 05:58:47 PM »

congrats! thats awesome that you were chosen. i visited the erotic museum of hollywood last year when we took a road trip to cali from vancouver. there are some pretty interesting things on display there...if you know what i mean  Wink

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« Reply #6 on: August 08, 2005 11:28:56 AM »

AWESOME AWESOME!!!  I couldn't think of a better museum to be accepted into (honestly).

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« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2005 11:37:28 AM »

god that tie one is SO AMAZING


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« Reply #8 on: August 08, 2005 11:42:51 AM »

Congratulations! Yeah, the tie one is my favourite I actually saw that before I read your message and I was like, "Hmm, what that abou- OoooOOoh!" Roll Eyes
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