A Girlfriend for RePete -- Another Playful Pooch

March 12th, 2009 in member junk     
bridiemurphy bridiemurphy, member
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RePete sold for $930.00 at auction (benefits going to Community Montessori School -- YEAH)!  The bidding was so fun to watch...the runner up pleaded me to create another one for her...so, here she is. 

More tile from a torn down house, odds, ends from my Mom's stained glass work and a rock tongue.

A bone, a moon (will go on a tall, thin copper pipe), and a rock that is covered in tiles with Poppy flowers -- very Georgetown, Texas -- where this will be an outdoor installation.

No name for this blue eyed girl as she's going to a client...don't want to spoil the fun...BUT, if I had to, I'd call her Cleo.


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, artwork, glass, whimsical, outdoor spaces, white, porch, entry, black, farm, wire, ceramic, stone

Comments (9)

catbishop writes: I missed this here but saw it on Flickr and gushed.. Your dogs are sooooo great, seriously they have that small stocky dog personality and lifelikeness to them that is just crazy good. I'd love to see you make a zillion of these and he was well worth $930.

Huge Fan! Posted: 12:45 pm on April 23rd
writes: OK, LOVE HER! You are amazing with mosaic. Luv it.
And congrats on the $930.00 going to charity. Look at the good your hands created!!

XO JennyK Posted: 4:53 pm on March 18th
AtticusFinch writes: Congrats on a successful auction. Re-Pete was worth every penny. Cleo is a cutie too. Posted: 9:30 pm on March 13th
JunkArchitect writes: WOW! This is another masterpiece. You are incredibly talented with broken tiles!

Jim Posted: 10:52 pm on March 12th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Cleo looks like a fiesty little thing with that tongue of hers sticking out. What an awesome mate for RePete...even though they can't be together!

Congrats on such a great auction sell!! We all knew RePete was pretty darn amazing and I'm glad there were people there who appreciated all your hard work.

Well done!
Candy Posted: 9:02 pm on March 12th
CottageElements writes: Wow . . . great price! I'm sure everyone was thrilled. Nice of you to make another one. I'm sure new owner will equally thrilled with this one! Amazing job!

Lanni Posted: 5:39 pm on March 12th
suewhitney writes: Wowser Bowser!!! Congratulations! Re-Pete was worth every penny, but you must be proud. I know I am proud of you! Love his new girlfriend too and I think Cleo is a great name for her.

Congrats again!
Sue Posted: 2:58 pm on March 12th
shabbychick writes: I'll say amazing too...I'm with you, Geo!! She is so sweet, and her new owner is one lucky person. I know mosaic work is very time and labor intensive - you've done a beautiful job on your newest creation!!

Thanks for sharing! And congrats on raising so much money for your school!!!

Kathy Posted: 2:58 pm on March 12th
georgiamoon writes: This is amazing! I can't even imagine the work that goes into something like this. She is so cute! I can see why Re-Pete went for so much at auction...truly a work of art. Geo Posted: 2:18 pm on March 12th
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