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BadBird
« on: August 19, 2005 11:32:04 PM »

I had to post this.  My friend is to shy to do it herself, but she said I could do it.  
In Jean's coup she has placed stainglass windows which tell the story of Christ in the form of a chicken.  Now don't get mad, Jean is into art history and historically the rooster has been used to represent Christ. Inside of the ceiling is painted blue with tin stars stuck to it.  There is also a chandaler (sic) w/ chickens hanging inside.  Unfortunately, I don't have photo's of the newest edition to the chaple, a steaple w/ stainedglass.
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« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2005 11:39:17 PM »

Uh, whoa, gorgeous.  Good for her to have chick chicks, too.
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« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2005 11:40:11 PM »

Wow that is hilarious. I love it!!! SO funny, I love the chandelier.. she did an awesome job!!! Grin
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« Reply #3 on: August 20, 2005 03:15:58 AM »

That's astonishing and gorgeous. They must be some spiritual chickens she's got there!
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« Reply #4 on: August 20, 2005 03:32:06 AM »

i want that. hehehehehe
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« Reply #5 on: August 20, 2005 08:21:31 AM »

This totally rocks!!!!!
What a unique way to combine sharing the gospel and caring for the birds!
I would love to see pictures of each stained glass panel and the story behind each one!
I'm guessing she did the stained glass herself?
Definitely share pictures of the steeple too!
I LOVE IT!!!!
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« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2005 03:57:47 PM »

wow, i am totally blown away by that!  your friend has some serious stained glass skills!  not to mention a great sense of humor!   Wink
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« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2005 04:30:18 PM »

That is awesome!
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« Reply #8 on: August 25, 2005 04:34:04 PM »

Yes, Jean did all of her own stain glass, In fact she learned how to do it just so she could use it in her coup.  I will be taking some new photographs of it soon and will post those.  I'm hoping to get detail images of the windows, the steeple, and who knows what else.
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« Reply #9 on: August 25, 2005 04:50:34 PM »

oh my god i love it!!! eep.. Shocked now all my kitties are yelling they want a kittie coop..!!!!! what? oh and one just wants a chicken..not to eat..for a friend..like gonzo and camilla..*shakes head and apologizes*
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