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Old 01-14-2008, 08:58 PM
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Hi Everyone!
Just thought my first post should be one with pictures.
My husband has been teaching me how to build lures and I thought I would give it a try. These are all handpainted, with oil paint...I turned some - but Mike has been turning lures like a mad man so he gave me some to tinker with (he's also the one who did the tail wraps and such) - I'm still learning!. I know they don't look like most other lures... but I thought I would see what you all thought of them... please let me know. Thank you! ~ AmandaRose (Mrs. Smulax) Go Pats!
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Old 01-14-2008, 09:16 PM
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Sweet!!

Somebody likes to paint.......some of us could use some tips from time to time.

I told myself that this year I was painting only solid, primary colors, black, yellow, and white, the big 3, keeping it simple. So far, it's not working, it's too much fun to fool with paint.
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Old 01-14-2008, 10:04 PM
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dont forget to sign them, because those works of art are already collectors items.
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Old 01-15-2008, 06:17 AM
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The creativity is really flowing here. Those plugs look great. Let's see some more.
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Old 01-15-2008, 06:26 AM
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Now this post made me smile. [insert big grin]


If they swim properly Amanda Mikey wont live it down if you catch a fish with them.
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Old 01-15-2008, 09:01 AM
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I have to question whos teaching who... those are too pretty to fish.. beautiful job!
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Old 01-15-2008, 11:20 AM
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I teach her to turn and do bucktails. and she teaches me to hand paint. out of every batch I prime I usualy give her a few to paint. then of course she makes her own to paint.
If you think those plugs are cool you should see some of the art we have in our house. Yea she is a keeper.
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Old 01-15-2008, 02:31 PM
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Very nice Amanda!! I'll have to show those photos to Shelley C. here at work (you know her right?)
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Old 01-15-2008, 05:39 PM
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Those are great. That's what plugs are missing. A woman's touch.
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Old 01-15-2008, 07:40 PM
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Thanks Guys, you know how to make a girl smile! :)
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Old 01-15-2008, 08:43 PM
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Add those to your Fine Arts insurance policy at home. They are exceptional!
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