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« on: August 29, 2014 12:06:37 AM »

I made this little owl dotee doll for Ludi in the the fall dotee doll swap. I cut out a simple goddess-like shape from cotton and stuffed it up nice and squishy with fiber fill. The barn owl image and the owl skeleton were painted on with acrylics. The tatted border is vintage, handmade that I found in a little shop here. The tail is made with vintage wool yarn, the kind with little loops every inch or so. I wanted to make a bird-themed piece for Ludi but couldn't get the idea of some sort of skeleton out of my mind. This was my solution. A mash-up of themes!







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It's beautiful and though provoking. Thank you.
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« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2014 05:40:08 AM »

It's such a beautiful and detailed piece.  Thank you for making it for me!   Kiss
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« Reply #3 on: August 29, 2014 05:44:10 AM »

I love how you took your idea and ran with the mash up!  Interesting piece, beautifully executed!
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« Reply #4 on: August 29, 2014 06:37:20 AM »

Oh, I think it is lovely!
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« Reply #5 on: August 29, 2014 07:19:02 AM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #6 on: August 29, 2014 04:02:46 PM »

The skeleton on the back was surprising! I really think it's a gorgeous piece...beautiful work!
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