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Guitar Man

By cattyal  
Just chillin' on a Sunday afternoon - well Woody was. Shame he can't afford as posh as guitar as the one he's sat on but he will just have to make do with his cheapie.

I ask you - just how hard can it be to set this picture up? First Woody just won't sit still - double sided tape saw to that! The guitar was leaning backwards - a cushion saw to that. Everything was reflecting - hooray for black velvet. The decent light has gone - arrrrrgh! I bumped the exposure up a stop on the pc to help compensate - hopefully that has done the trick. Oh yes and now I have three sets of dead batteries so I had to root out the mains cable for the camera.

I'm going to have a rest now!

Tags: Guitar General Woody Wooden man Humour and fun

Voters: tim_everington, TracyK, starliz and 34 more

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smileylaura 12 640 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2006 1:50PM
This is really funky! It would look brilliant on a music shop wall!
It's just so funky, I love it!

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thorn 13 124 2 Scotland
12 Nov 2006 2:37PM
Hi Allison,I think Woody looks really cool sitting there and so he should with the trouble you've had to go to.Stunning manipulation.Love his guitar.Well done to you,i think you need a cup of tea now or something anyway.Take care.AnnSmile
DolphinLady 12 54 1 Wales
12 Nov 2006 3:43PM
Woody is very lucky to have you, & visa versa I think!!!
Well worth all the problems you had Alison.
That is one fantastic guitar that Woody is sitting on...his isn't too bad either, musn't upset him.
He looks very cute sat there, could this be the 4th Beatle???
A wonderful image...well done.
NeilM 11 England
12 Nov 2006 4:09PM
this looks great, shame woody didn't smile!!!

banehawi Plus
13 1.8k 3880 Canada
12 Nov 2006 5:33PM
Very nice, - where did you get such a small guitar!

Possum 11 148 England
12 Nov 2006 6:03PM
Laughed out loud at the description - but sooo well worth the exasperation! This is such a brilliant shot, full of your wonderfully creative imagination. My absolute fave.
piccy 12 8 Wales
12 Nov 2006 6:11PM
And Woody played guitar. He looks so cool. Done a great job here despite all the frustration you suffered.
BenF 12 14 United States
12 Nov 2006 6:31PM
Wow, that's a pretty nice mini guitar. Great shot too.
DP_Imagery 13 24 6 Wales
12 Nov 2006 6:37PM
That's a nice looking guitar (yours that is Wink. Great fun. Bruce
beriah 12 1 Canada
12 Nov 2006 8:02PM
Fun one to look at Alison! well taken!
cattyal Plus
13 8.5k 6 England
12 Nov 2006 10:09PM
Hello and thank you everyone!

I think it was indeed worth the faffing about with this shot - I'd been waiting all week to set this up as I wanted natural light which of course was dull as ditchwater today!

The mini guitar came from a supplier of dolls house items - a lot of them are just about the right size for him so they come in handy. I just know I have a mini saxaphone somewhere in this house but do you think I can find it? Of course not!

If anyone is feeling brave I'm posting a picture in the mods just to show the indignity that I'm putting him through now - I'll explain there. Be warned - it's not a pretty sight!
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2016 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2006 11:15PM
A LISON for us all to relax. ACHORDing to a saying, all work and no PLAY makes a dull person and is INSTRUMENTal in bringing muCHILLness.
I like the way you STRUNG this together.
The mod is hilarious.
TessC 12 1 Ireland
13 Nov 2006 12:49AM
A super job done, despite all the complicationsSmile Woody sure knows style, I wouldn't mind playing that guitar. Nice work!
chase 12 1.1k 246 England
13 Nov 2006 8:53AM
Good one Alison,nicely rewarded with an HC,well done & well conceived.
cattyal Plus
13 8.5k 6 England
13 Nov 2006 9:44PM
Hello and thank you again everyone - certainly the HC was a lovely sight to see this morning - thank you Peter!

Very clever commenting Pamela and much appreciated Smile I'm glad you liked the mod too - that poor Woody does suffer for the sake of art sometimes - well most of the time!
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
13 Nov 2006 9:55PM
A terrific image Alison, congrats on the HC, hope you get a RC to go with it, Ed
KingArthur 11 8 Malta
13 Nov 2006 10:05PM
Nice work, congrats on your HC and pleased to make your RC Alison.

cattyal Plus
13 8.5k 6 England
13 Nov 2006 10:41PM
Thank you Joe and Ed - your rounding up the numbers is greatly appreciated!
Dotrob 12 Wales
13 Nov 2006 11:06PM
Great fun shot,I love Woody.
VintageRed 12 15 1 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2006 11:04PM
Good fun. Nick.
cattyal Plus
13 8.5k 6 England
19 Nov 2006 10:40PM
Thank you Leo, Dot and Nick - Woody does tend to get everywhere!
TracyK 12 4 Netherlands
23 Nov 2006 11:08AM
Very classy shot, Alison. Woody must be so proud.
starliz 13 1.6k 3 England
23 Nov 2006 11:20AM
humour aside which is always good,this is just lovely light on the guitar is perfect.

congrats. Alison well deserved.
cattyal Plus
13 8.5k 6 England
23 Nov 2006 10:45PM
Thank you Smile It was worth the faffing about trying to hold all these bits of velvet and wotnot. I wonder what Woody is going to be doing this Sunday? I've not a clue at the moment!
26 Nov 2006 3:30PM
I love all of the woody pics, but this is my favorite
cattyal Plus
13 8.5k 6 England
26 Nov 2006 4:44PM
Thanks Tim - it's one of the few Woody pics that have any vague sense of style Smile Most of the time he is arsing about!

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