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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby QueenBex » Mon Mar 03, 2014 6:44 am

"much better to have a bottom that naturally flattens out than one that goes every which way when it's sitting on a surface" -RMDC

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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby MeiTow » Sat May 31, 2014 10:11 pm

How about lesser fantastical creatures? We just did dragons, which EVERYBODY knows...but what about those lesser known fantasy creatures like selkies, brownies, kelpies, lesser well-known Japanese demons (we all know Tanooki but what about all the others?), etc.? Might be a cool idea to do something like this. We could make it even more challenging and limit the creature to the stitcher's area of the world (the U.K.ers pick from their myriad of creatures, Aussies can do their creatures, Americans do theirs, etc). When you post your entries you could post a little about the creature so others can learn about them (regardless of whether or not the restriction of your country only is enforced). I think this would be a really cool way to learn about the cultures of the folks that inhabit this bit of the Interwebs.

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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby Pyper » Sun Jun 01, 2014 1:08 am

That is a really cool idea :)
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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby QueenBex » Sun Jun 01, 2014 3:45 am

"much better to have a bottom that naturally flattens out than one that goes every which way when it's sitting on a surface" -RMDC

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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby MeiTow » Sun Jun 01, 2014 2:06 pm

OOooooo BMH! That sounds cool! As a lover of mythology, folklore, and cryptozoology I'm always interested in stories! I don't know if limiting it to stitcher's country would be too prohibitive (I guess it depends on where everyone is from; ie a disproportionate number of people in one area might end being counterproductive). Maybe just your favorite one in general would be good enough (maybe I'm just biased as my two favorite lesser known fantastical creatures are both from the U.K. tee hee). This way we could, potentially, get some from various areas that we wouldn't be able to normally (for example, I only one or two of us living in Japan right now but there might be more that are interested in Japanese culture and their demons).

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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby glitch » Tue Jun 03, 2014 10:42 am

I live under a rock, where it's nice and cool.

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Re: Challenge Themes and Stuff

Postby starrley » Tue Jun 03, 2014 11:40 am

Yeah, I'm in Texas, so the only local folklore I can think of is the Chupacabra (goat sucker.) I don't think I would want to stitch him, LOL. :)
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