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« on: July 26, 2014 11:44:27 PM »

So, I just finished this little guy for Ludi, for the whimsical shrine swap! Cheesy I admit, he is quirky, unusual, curious, weird, odd, (gross!?), funny. I had a lot of reservations and anxiety including this guy in the swap, but I did anyway and she really seemed to like him! Cheesy

His body is made of cotton/viscos/rayon blend. His guts are made of felt. He is mounted on cork board and displayed in a hand painted/stained/stamped frame. 😊

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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2014 04:21:32 AM »

Awesome! Is it your own design?
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2014 06:13:08 AM »

I love my dissected amphibian!   Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2014 11:11:21 AM »

This is super duper cool!
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« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2014 07:40:29 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectSmiley
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« Reply #5 on: August 07, 2014 09:49:11 AM »

Yay!!!! <3 😊
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« Reply #6 on: August 08, 2014 10:53:48 AM »

So, I just finished this little guy for Ludi, for the whimsical shrine swap! Cheesy I admit, he is quirky, unusual, curious, weird, odd, (gross!?), funny. I had a lot of reservations and anxiety including this guy in the swap, but I did anyway and she really seemed to like him! Cheesy

His body is made of cotton/viscos/rayon blend. His guts are made of felt. He is mounted on cork board and displayed in a hand painted/stained/stamped frame. 😊


Edit for friendly and helpfulness -pattern is Emily Stoneking's Biology 101 - http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/biology-101.
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« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2014 09:22:38 PM »

Hey Sophie, thank you for informing me of my faux pas. I am still new to craftster and am trying to get the hang of things. I did not claim this as my own pattern. I can appreciate the learning experience, but perhaps a private message would be more helpful for us new inexperienced craftsters so we can correct our error before being judged publicly.
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« Reply #8 on: August 08, 2014 11:02:21 PM »

Congratulations on being chosen as a featured project!  You did a great job with him! 
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« Reply #9 on: August 09, 2014 09:23:09 AM »

Awww, Cryssoleil, don't feel bad - most things are made from patterns and not everyone always points them out.  I have that pattern, too, and I can see how much you've made this project something unique, aside from the body of the frog.  The frame, and the way you did the innards is brilliant!

I always assume things are made from patterns, unless it says otherwise.  If I want to know, I'll ask!  Then I can get the pattern for myself.  But I'm wary of linking paid patterns in my posts, because of the whole "I'm afraid they'll think I'm selling" thing, which is a big no-no in Craftster land (though it shouldn't be a problem if it's someone else's, but, still...).

Congrats on being featured, I love this!
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