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diosaperdida
« on: November 22, 2005 06:17:06 PM »

Hi, I'm new and decided wht the heck..I'll not be too shy and go ahead and post some stuff. So, first post...a mosaic I completed for my children to step on to get to the ladder for their slide. I have tons of these old irregular stones/blocks from a renovated pond. Lets hope I get it to work right.


ok...the preview worked..whew...
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« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2005 06:54:00 PM »

I love it.  What did you use, old dishes and such?  It's really cute!
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diosaperdida
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2005 09:55:29 PM »

I only see a link..I know what the problem might be though...
Strawberry, I used old dishes, and smashed the heck out of them on my patio...alarmed the neighbors, so I really enjoyed it. I bought them at the thrift store. I will try the photo again though....if for no other reason, than a learning experience.
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diosaperdida
« Reply #3 on: November 23, 2005 09:58:17 PM »

ok...lets see...different host. This should be ok.

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« Reply #4 on: November 26, 2005 06:30:45 AM »

Nice - like all the color - I never can find interesting dishes to smash at our thrift stores - might have to try the dollar stores.
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« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2005 11:02:36 AM »

Oh I know goatgoddess...its sometimes hard to find anything but ...well..ugly stuff that people gave away! Alot of..plain biege too..not so great for mosaics..although I have quite a collection of it, from plates that have a white or cream colored background..I WILL make something from those pieces! One day...
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