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Topic: CLOSED: Spring Nerd Battles --March 1, 2014 - May 31, 2014--  (Read 44521 times)
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« Reply #50 on: March 05, 2014 03:36:39 PM »

Battle/Challenge: March - UFO
Team: Textbook
Bonus Points: 10 - UFO yellow!
Project Name: Updated Desk Chair
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Brief Description: My ugly chair has been just that, ugly, for years. I'd purchased primer and the lime green paint some time ago but because of our lingering winter weather of random snow, rain, and lots of cold, I had to put this off. I'd also purchased hip new fabric for the seat cushion that was previously blue and filthy and would not match the new green color. Finally last week we had some afternoons of sunlight and I hauled the chair outside to sand/prime/then paint it. Voila! I finished the seat cushion last night. It has a yellow flower in the pattern... is that enough to count?? I am so glad this is finished, it looks much nicer at my desk now.
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« Reply #51 on: March 05, 2014 08:59:26 PM »

wow, that chair is CUTE!
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« Reply #52 on: March 06, 2014 11:37:55 AM »

coulsenl - Cute tags...love the use of those book pages!  And your twitterpated banner is adorable.

bunny1kenobi - You must have such an excellent button collection to just just whip up those beauties! 

gozer - That's the cutest monster!  He makes me so sad about my post-it book marks.  Cheesy

artsycandice - Great chair makeover!  Such pretty fabric for the cushion, too!
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« Reply #53 on: March 06, 2014 11:40:45 AM »

~*Congratulations, gozer!*~
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« Reply #54 on: March 06, 2014 11:40:58 AM »

~*Congratulations, artsycandice!*~
You are the first to earn the March UFO badge.


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« Reply #55 on: March 06, 2014 11:51:16 AM »

 You really breathed new life into that chair artsycandice! It looks great.
 
 LOVE the bage for Idioms. LOVE it.
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« Reply #56 on: March 06, 2014 12:26:22 PM »


Battle/Challenge:  March - Friendship is Magic
Team:  Wordy
Bonus Points: none
Project Name:  Dan Gurney portrait
Brief Description:  Portrait in clay of race car driver Dan Gurney, for my husband.  Hell scan this and make a digital model to be printed for his business Immense Miniatures.  The features of the sculpture are simplified and exaggerated in order to read clearly at 1:43 scale.



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« Reply #57 on: March 06, 2014 01:16:35 PM »

That's amazing Ludi!  It's so life like.  I've never been able to draw or sculpt people....
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« Reply #58 on: March 06, 2014 03:22:21 PM »

Thanks, suereal!  It's a challenge to try to get folks looking like themselves.  Shocked
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« Reply #59 on: March 06, 2014 04:54:40 PM »

Ludi, that is awesome!  And that it will be made into miniatures!  You and your husband are so talented!
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