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« on: July 06, 2014 04:29:14 PM »

For Perfectly Bohemian in the Enchanted Forest Swap, embroidery on printed fabric, based on the painting “Portrait of a Young Man Wearing a Red Cape and Large Hat,” ca. 1795-1800, by Francois-Xavier Fabre.

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« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2014 04:40:14 PM »

Lucky partner!  He...THEY are FABO Ludi.  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: July 06, 2014 04:43:28 PM »

I am kind of in love with this piece.  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2014 04:46:42 PM »

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« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2014 05:15:41 PM »

Wow! First of all, great stitch work as always.  Secondly, this is such a great idea!  Has a very fine art feel to it, and I want to see more.   Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2014 05:22:57 PM »

Thank you!  I can't wait to do more in this idiom, but need to get more printer ink!   Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2014 06:00:38 PM »

Great work! Love it!
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« Reply #7 on: July 06, 2014 07:27:51 PM »

Absolutely love it!
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« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2014 07:36:39 PM »

Love it! Quick question about the trim, how did you make it look seamless without a join?
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« Reply #9 on: July 06, 2014 07:52:56 PM »

This is just too cute, and what great embroidery work. I love it.
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