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OxMonkey
« on: May 05, 2006 12:33:51 AM »

I bought this print for about $1.50.  It's a reproduction of a vintage advertising art poster for "Pears Soap" with a little girl climbing into the bath tub with her Pears Soap.

BEFORE


AFTER

Nothing like lighting up...taking your clothes off...and enjoying a near-religious experience (...or so I've been told!! Wink)

And a few details:


If you'd like to see the step-by-step process it's right here:  http://guisidoscrafts.blogspot.com/2006/05/craft-challenge-11-thrift-store-art.html
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« Reply #1 on: May 05, 2006 01:45:05 AM »

Hahahahahahahaha! thats hilarious!
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« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2006 05:51:25 AM »

 Cheesy That is extremely funny. Thanks for the detail pictures - I wouldn't have notice the pill, pot leaf and joint otherwise, and they really add a lot to this piece.
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« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2006 06:02:25 AM »

this is great! i love it!
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« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2006 08:21:26 AM »

that's really well done. I love the way you've kept the feeling of the picture, but changed the meaning enitrely!
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« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2006 09:54:49 AM »

I love the patterns.  I feel like I'm really trippin' while I look at it. Wink
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« Reply #6 on: May 05, 2006 11:30:00 AM »

Thank you everyone!  I had the concept in my head but no idea how to execute it and last night it all came into place...I'm soooo happy with the result  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: May 05, 2006 12:28:08 PM »

I'm confused Huh
Is this about a little girl using pot?
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« Reply #8 on: May 05, 2006 12:42:17 PM »

I'm confused Huh
Is this about a little girl using pot?

God no!  I didn't intend it that way at all.  Just a woman...female figure
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« Reply #9 on: May 05, 2006 04:52:04 PM »

love the colors!  very nicely done Cheesy
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« Reply #10 on: May 05, 2006 05:02:20 PM »

Super cool. 
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« Reply #11 on: May 05, 2006 05:45:43 PM »

This makes me laugh, but it is really well executed. Love the look of it!
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« Reply #12 on: May 05, 2006 06:09:50 PM »

hell YEAH! That was really creative and well done.

And it also makes me sing RENT in my head.

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« Reply #13 on: May 05, 2006 08:00:21 PM »

that is so freaking awesome!! crazy awesome! i love it!
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« Reply #14 on: May 06, 2006 12:32:06 PM »

This is great!

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« Reply #15 on: May 10, 2006 11:49:30 PM »

ooooh man, that's hilarious.  You got my vote for sure.
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« Reply #16 on: May 11, 2006 04:59:48 PM »

 Grin Thanks everyone!!  Grin
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« Reply #17 on: May 12, 2006 09:20:09 AM »

That's gorgeous - ever think of doing those for sale?
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