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« on: February 05, 2014 08:46:45 AM »

 I am participating in the Winter Nerd Battles
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=429436.0#axzz2sSxgsNvA
and it is SO much fun. We get challenges each month and try to make projects fit each one. In January we had a challenge called "Put a bird on it" and our project had to contain a bird of some sort or something bird related (feathers, eggs, ect). It is up to you to interpret it as you will.
 I am terrified of three things, heights, my Dad's driving and birds. Just thinking of this challenge sent a shiver up my spine! I tried to think of a nonthreatening bird but since those are only urban legends I went for a less threatening bird. Or at least I tried too. I have been informed that chickens are quite vicious actually. Who knew? Not me because I am not getting near them!

 Here was my offering. I call her Lila and the Chicken. My husband says it's a rooster. LOL! Again, not getting close enough to check.

 Hope you like her. I think later on I may try to do something else with the background. Smooth it out or something. Not sure.  Tongue
 Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2014 11:18:37 AM »

Gorgeous as always!  Did you use a photo of a chicken to draw from? 
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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2014 11:40:02 AM »

 Yeah. I realized I had no idea what a chicken really looked like. Then again, it may be a rooster.  Tongue
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« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2014 12:35:44 PM »

I love her!
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« Reply #4 on: February 06, 2014 07:18:06 AM »

Yeah. I realized I had no idea what a chicken really looked like. Then again, it may be a rooster.  Tongue

Well, whatever it is, I like it!
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« Reply #5 on: February 07, 2014 11:48:31 AM »

This is lovely! Sorry to say, the chicken isn't scary at all. Wink
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« Reply #6 on: February 08, 2014 04:12:59 PM »

Beautiful!  On a personal note, I like chickens.  Hoping to have some of my own some day.
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« Reply #7 on: February 08, 2014 04:54:28 PM »

 Good luck gotgrey. Hope they don't turn on you!  Wink
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Very nice! I love the chicken-rooster. Wink
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« Reply #9 on: February 09, 2014 07:33:23 AM »

It's not the hens you have to worry about, it's the roosters.  They're the ones that can have a nasty attitude and turn on you.
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