Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

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Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby kb1315 » Wed Nov 02, 2011 6:38 pm

Hey all!

New to this forum, but thought I'd check it out.
Made this Samus for my friend Brandon's 25th B'day. Took a little over a week to complete, off & on, & measures about 3' tall.
Lemme know what ya think!

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Photo he took after hanging it.
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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby blackmageheart » Thu Nov 03, 2011 12:18 pm

Awesome! Always good to see a Samus :grin:
Why's she hiding in the closet, though?
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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby Pyper » Thu Nov 03, 2011 3:06 pm

Wow. How do you make them that big and not have them fall apart?
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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby kb1315 » Thu Nov 03, 2011 5:30 pm

@Pyper, I just bought a whole bunch of peg boards, created the entire thing on my dresser top, & ironed it only once I was finished with the entire piece.
Then, just to make sure it would hold when hung on a wall, I glued strips of a thin, clear plastic board to strategic points. :)

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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby $n0wflake » Thu Nov 03, 2011 6:38 pm

Impressive!!
:yahoo: And I agree with the comment above, why hiding in the closet??
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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby monochrome » Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:03 am

What a beautiful, detailed, HUGE sprite!

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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby heliumkidd » Sat Nov 12, 2011 8:56 pm

very nice. i'm so glad i logged in today... this makes two awesome samus sightings, and of the same sprite nonetheless :clap:
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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby VampireIdle » Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:08 am

Not to be a necro, but I have just recently found this post via pinterest and I was wondering if you would have a pattern for this exact samus perler? And if so are other people allowed to use it? I would love to make the same thing for my fiance ♥
Thank you in advance for your answer x
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Re: Metroid Samus 3' Perler Project

Postby blackmageheart » Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:28 pm

VampireIdle wrote:Not to be a necro

It's totally fine, because it's SAMUSSSSSS. Also because I say so. And Samus :D :D :D

I don't know if you'll get a response from the OP but while you're waiting, I know a few beaders use the cross stitch patterns and then just pick out the bead colours themselves. I'm not a beader myself so I don't know how workable that is for this sprite, but I'm sure there's a pattern for it somewhere around here (I definitely have seen at least one of these Samus sprites on my computer, although it may have been the Gravity Suit)

Anyone with beading experience that can help out?
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