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« on: February 01, 2008 11:32:31 AM »

This is the last in my series of 'childhood heroes' embroidery portraits, Bob Ross. <3

Here are all of them together, Crystal Gayle, Shel Silverstein, Jacques Cousteau, Bob Ross

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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2008 11:36:29 AM »

Look at those happy little trees! Bob Ross was one of my favourties too, as well as Shel Silverstein. I've long considered getting a half-sleeve of where the sidewalk ends tattooed. Amazing work and a fantastic idea!

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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2008 11:36:57 AM »

These are great! You weren't an odd child, I idolized Bob Ross too! I also like Shel Silverstein. What a great way to keep memories alive! Keep up the good work!

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« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2008 11:37:59 AM »

uh hi, this is SO FREAKING AWESOME!!!!!!  i LOVE LOVE LOVE bob ross!!!! and i LOVE bob ross *embroidered!!!* i cant spell! Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy

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« Reply #4 on: February 01, 2008 11:38:13 AM »

This is too cute!  I love his french knotted beard and the happy trees.  I also like your little raccoon. Smiley

Shel rocks!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 01, 2008 11:40:24 AM »

I love Bob Ross and the happy trees! Such a sweet rendition! I love the french knot beard, too, and his raccoon buddy!

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« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2008 11:42:13 AM »

oh my goodness!  Those are all just perfect.  You really captured the personalities.  I love Jaques on the fish, and those are some very "happy trees"

Well done!

« Reply #7 on: February 01, 2008 11:44:42 AM »

You may have been an odd child, but I think all four of them would appreciate these. They are a fitting tribute.

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« Reply #8 on: February 01, 2008 11:45:18 AM »

Happy little trees!   Cheesy

I guess we're all a little odd, Bob Ross and Jacques Cousteau are still my heroes.

Your embroidery is great, I love all the details like the mushrooms and raccoon. And Bobs hair is perfect...looks just like him.

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« Reply #9 on: February 01, 2008 11:46:35 AM »

"Happy Little Trees..." My favorite is when he used to paint "Happy Little Clouds" because I never thought of clouds as happy until he said it Wink

I love this! And, I have fond memories of all 4 of the folks you've immortalized in floss. Nicely done!

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