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    I cut this 6x8 puzzle for a friend's birthday (still need to sign and date it).
    I tried a little bit of color line cutting around the cow's head, particularly the cow's black and white markings on her head, the ears and the muzzle. The flowers were a little trickier for me, not quite at that level of cutting yet...

    I'm thinking of cutting another one with the grey cloudy sky cut out of it so that the puzzle is only the cow with the sunflowers...
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    Nice work. My first freehand cutting (Christmas tree card) could almost be split down the middle by pulling from the top two corners. I think it would look great with the sky dropped out.

    My rookie suggestion. On the cow, instead of having your tabs going into the cow's ears have them extend from the cow's ears. Your tabs look like they lock really well.

    Congrats again.
    Sawdust King

    If there is one thing I can make perfect every time it is sawdust.

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    • #3
      Nicely done and looking forward to the clouds being cut away in your next attempt...
      "Still Montana Mike"

      "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
      Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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      • #4
        REALLY PHUN> Good start with the color lines. Keep it up.

        Carter

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        • #5
          Great job, Eileen!

          Your puzzle has brightened my morning, and has also left me curiously thirsty for a glass of milk.

          Nice work!
          Shawn Ferguson

          Come visit at The Ferguson Puzzle Company !

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          • #6
            Looks really good to me.... The cow picture is great looking also.

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            • #7
              Great Puzzle! Looks like a typical cow..... right in the middle of where she doesn't belong!!

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              • #8
                Thanks for the comments everyone, especially the one about cutting the locks into the sky instead of into the cow's ears. One more thing to remember and plan out when color line cutting...

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                • #9
                  love the image and love the puzzle.....the cow with the sunflowers is way kool....great job...

                  bob
                  "The Journey is the Reward"

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