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« on: February 25, 2007 07:52:16 AM »

I took a clock (pictured below) that once belonged to my daughter, and altered it to look like this:


It displays 12 Artist Trading Cards (atc's), one for each hour of the day. The center of the clock says "Make time for fun!" Here are a couple of closeups of the atcs themselves:
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Obviously, I was influenced by the zetti style of artist Teesha Moore. Some of the images of children I used are unknowns, but the pictures on numbers 1, 4, and 8 are from a family photo, number 7 is my great aunt, and numbers 3 and 5 are my grandmothers as little girls. My grandmother in #5 was an artist. I think she'd be so pleased to see herself with the stripey zetti legs and her little pointed hat!

Here's the "before" picture:


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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2007 08:12:39 AM »

That is an amazing clock! I love that it has family photos, it makes it so personal. Gorgeous work!!
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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2007 08:18:31 AM »

Racky, this is really awesome.  Well done!  I the character of the clock.
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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2007 08:30:50 AM »

That's really kick ass! I clicked this rocks.
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« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2007 08:49:15 AM »

I love it! It's so cool  Grin Nice touch with the family photos and I just love the Zetti influence
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« Reply #5 on: February 25, 2007 09:00:28 AM »

Racky- this is even more gorgeous than I expected. I have always loved your ATC work- but I figured a clock would be hard to convert- Boy! was I wrong! It is amazingly gorgeous. Kudos to you!
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« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2007 09:42:53 AM »

Wow. really, just wow. this is fantastic! (and Ive added it to my favorite projects by other people, as well)
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« Reply #7 on: February 25, 2007 10:27:52 AM »

Wow! This looks amazing!
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« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2007 10:35:15 AM »

That clock is beautiful!
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« Reply #9 on: February 25, 2007 11:22:28 AM »

So beautiful racky!  I love all the ATCs and making them into a clock is genius!
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