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orangegurll
« on: May 01, 2006 03:35:13 PM »

*Disclaimer* No smurfs were harmed in the making of this piece...

When I saw this embroidered mushroom all I could think about was smurfs dancing around it with tons of psychedelic colors. And I got it for 2 bucks not the marked price.
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This is a scan so you can see the details. The finished piece is on an 8x10 canvas.

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I decoupaged pages out of magazines down, then splatter painted on top. I then glued sequins on the shrooms and glued that and the smurfs down. Then I mod podged the foot to cardboard and put springs on the back to  raise it above everything else. Then I painted the lyrics to the smurf theme song down. This was so much fun to make, I hope you like it!
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« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2006 05:31:01 PM »

Damn! Now I have that smurfin' smurf song stuck in my head!

I do like your creation even though it has infected my brain.

Good work!
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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2006 10:05:07 PM »

Ahahahahahahahahahaha!!!!  that foot rocks!  It's so perfectly Monty Python!
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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2006 10:39:32 AM »

Smurfs kick so much butt-- that is hilarious!  Great artwork!
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VaxGirl
« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2006 05:46:37 PM »

Smurficide!  I love it!
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orangegurll
« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2006 07:28:22 AM »

thanks guys! I appreciate your comments.
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« Reply #6 on: May 17, 2006 03:25:39 PM »

That just tickles my funny bone. Great job
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