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Topic: Revenge of the Stumpwork Tentacle: Tentacle Twinchie!!  (Read 1860 times)
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« on: July 10, 2014 02:18:45 AM »

I was making something for the lovely sheepBlue for OWS. She asked for an embroidered twinchie, and she also had MissingWillow's marvellous miniature crime scene on her list of inspiration. Plus, some of you may remember a previous incident with a tentacle, which I knew sheepBlue liked. So all these things came together in my brain .....





It is made of silk fabric, felt, wire and embroidery thread, and tiny 00 model figures. I mounted it on a 2" x 2" artist canvas (just stitched on, no glue). It was a lot of fun to make!!

Poor little sailors .... there is no escape from the Tentacle ....
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« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2014 02:35:37 AM »

Perfect! Stay out of the water...Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2014 03:32:49 AM »

I love it!  Cheesy Mr. Tentacle is waving at me from across the room hehe.
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« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2014 04:35:22 AM »

This is so great!  I love the effect of disturbed water using knots!  And of course, gotta love tiny people!  And tentacle!   Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2014 04:48:52 AM »

That's really fun! I hadn't thought about using a small canvas as a base like that... Hmmm...
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« Reply #5 on: July 10, 2014 05:32:59 AM »

Uber cool! Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2014 05:43:07 AM »

Fantastic and interesting needlework...so out of the box!

It is scary and yet I can't look away! Grin
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« Reply #7 on: July 10, 2014 06:19:56 AM »

That's so fun!!
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« Reply #8 on: July 10, 2014 11:01:33 AM »

Very cool!  and I must say that Tentacle Twinchie is the best 2 word combo ever Grin
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« Reply #9 on: July 10, 2014 02:14:49 PM »

This is the coolest thing ever.
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