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Old 05-09-2012, 04:42 PM   #1
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Default Board-Wide Challenge - my sewing entry

If you looked in the project showcase, you may have seen this guy already. Sorry about that, but I'll use a different photo! I won't repeat the details of why I made this creature. But I will say that I had no tutorial or pattern whatsoever. I made this thing totally by the seat of my pants.

In case you haven't looked at the project showcase, this beautiful creature is a Zergling. The same creature that I want to recreate in felt.
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I started out with felt, printed out pictures and some terrible sketches.
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And got to work making the body.
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Then forming the legs.
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Then I added some embellishments. And noticed areas that needed tweaking like the awkward way his legs splay out.
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So I tweaked and added final touches like a face and claws and ....

Ta da!!!!
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He turned out pretty cool!

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