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Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby jeala » Thu Jun 11, 2009 7:22 pm

This is my lovely first cross stitching project in a long time. Thank God I'm starting on something like this, rather than a huge project, where my little flaws would matter. Since I'm in Tae Kwon Do, I wanted to make a wall hanging to go along with my trophies and belts. It says "Tae Kwon Do" in Korean. I apologize for the crappy quality of the picture. >.>

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I started just going line by line, but when I figured out that I 'm bad at counting black squares, I started just doing an outline. I messed up at least once on each character, but it was so minor that it didn't hurt it. IT'S STILL ANNOYING. I'll post a new pic when it's done.

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby nyami » Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:47 am

I think we can all relate to missing one stitch...(or...a ton in my case). I like the idea of your stitch and would love to see it when it's completed!

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby jeala » Fri Jun 12, 2009 7:36 am

Thanks! :D I'll post it when I'm done.

I'm with you on missing several. ANGER. XD

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby jeala » Sun Jun 21, 2009 12:04 pm

FINISHED. D: (I don't know if I like it.) Believe it or not, my favourite part was putting my name on the bottom!

I finished this last Sunday, but since I hate painting, it took me this long to paint the frame for it. XDXD So here's a picture of the finished thing.

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby nyami » Sun Jun 21, 2009 1:38 pm

Looks awesome! very well done!

man wish i could sign my name like that =)

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby jelibe » Sun Jun 21, 2009 3:43 pm

That looks great. It will work well on the wall. You did a good job with the painting too :)
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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby jeala » Mon Jun 22, 2009 9:11 am

Thanks you guys. ^^ I can't wait to hang it up, I think it's gonna look nice by my belts.

And Nyami! This site can help with getting your name into Katakana. :D

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby nyami » Mon Jun 22, 2009 10:23 am

jeala wrote:Thanks you guys. ^^ I can't wait to hang it up, I think it's gonna look nice by my belts.

And Nyami! This site can help with getting your name into Katakana. :D


awesome!!!

....tho what's funny is my name is actually japanese...but i've never seen it spelled anywherez...

thanks for the link!

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Re: Tae Kwon Do Cross Stitch

Postby jeala » Mon Jun 22, 2009 5:51 pm

nyami wrote:
jeala wrote:Thanks you guys. ^^ I can't wait to hang it up, I think it's gonna look nice by my belts.

And Nyami! This site can help with getting your name into Katakana. :D


awesome!!!

....tho what's funny is my name is actually japanese...but i've never seen it spelled anywherez...

thanks for the link!


Oh yeah? That's really cool! You're welcome for the link, I hope it helps!

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