I like angels -- in a BIG way!!

November 11th, 2010 in member junk     
junkermidge junkermidge, member
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Well, this is certainly not my first time posting one of my angels.  But this one is a little bit bigger than the others, as a matter of fact, it's 9' tall!  Why 9'?  Well, taller than that would just be silly.

My inspiration was a set of saloon style louvered doors -- they reminded me of a pair of wings!  So I found an 8' 4x4 in my stash.  The head? -- the back side of a Chinese checkers board.  The halo is the metal ring from a barrel.  And the rest is some doodads to create a bit of detail.  Up close, she's a little scary!  But from a safe distance she looks kind of cool!  She's leaning against my house until she's finds her "forever" home.    


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, seasonal, , whimsical, fun, outdoor spaces, christmas, angel

Comments (9)

oldnews writes: LOVE her Midge! She is wonderful, and wow does she have presence!! Marie Posted: 5:42 pm on November 16th
JunkArchitect writes: That's the biggest angel I have ever seen and I've seen a bunch. I'm thinkin' there's no need for a Christmas tree, just throw some lights on your latest creation and you're all set.

Cool project!

Jim

Posted: 12:44 pm on November 15th
CottageElements writes: Midge, don't you know bigger is better! Or go big or go home? LOL! She'll definiately make a statement...great job!

Lani Posted: 12:02 pm on November 14th
artteachergirl writes: Hey you beat me to it! I've got a junk angel I am just finishing up, and was planning on posting her soon. Dadgum, I thought she was big at about 3 foot, but I guess she will barely come to your angel's belly button!:-)
Wonderful job Midge!!! I'll bet she is striking once you find a place for her. Posted: 1:22 pm on November 13th
RustyDiva writes: I'll be she's not scary at all. Love her tallness and the doors were perfect! Nice job Midge. Posted: 8:37 am on November 12th
MakinItHappen writes: COOL Posted: 8:15 am on November 12th
Prior writes: I love it Midge! You always inspire me! Lezlee Posted: 7:41 pm on November 11th
SweetMelissa writes: I think your angel is Super Sweet! Posted: 6:50 pm on November 11th
georgiamoon writes: Why wouldn't anyone want a 9 foot tall angel? Seems perfectly reasonable to me. I thinks she is really cool and just think of the holiday possibilities! Georgia Posted: 5:43 pm on November 11th
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