Building A Boyfriend

This last weekend the Top Floor Art gallery was all abuzz as we hosted our Build A Boyfriend workshop. The day was filled with chatter, laughter, and squeals of glee as we brought our creations to life from our imaginations. Heather created a half dragon, half man from Dungeons and Dragons lore; Anja modeled hers off of actor Richard Speight, Jr. as Gabriel in the show Supernatural. Emma worked on the dashing David Tennant as Dr Who.

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We began with cutouts of our boyfriends and stitched them together. We all had a giggle as we stuffed them, sewed them together and began to embroider their features. The fun part comes when deciding on hair style, eye colour, facial expressions, and other details!

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The concentration was fierce in the gallery.

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The day finished on a high as the boyfriends were completed and we could all stand back and admire our handiwork!

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img_6363.jpgI couldn’t resist making an homage to Stephen McClean, artist and co-owner of Top Floor Art!

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Nikki
    Aug 23, 2016 @ 15:18:09

    Stephen boyfriend is great! Sorry holidays made me miss it although maybe captain mal Reynolds would have been too much work

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