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I know my place

By helenlinda
Many thanks to Eric for his User Award - was thrilled to bits.
Last night I got to thinking about class and .................and who better to refer to on this subject, than the fantastic sketch with John Cleese, Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett.
So here are the bottles in a completely different context tonight. The image is not perfect, but I'm going loopy trying to get the bottles to behave - so here, before I smash a few of them is my rendering of "I know my place"
Thanks for looking,
Helen
................and Large is essential !!!

Tags: Fun Digitally manipulated Class Humour and fun March 2010 A lot of bottles

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gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2010 8:21PM
Smile I remember the sketch well, and this is a fantastic representation. Well done!
Carol

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helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2010 8:26PM
Thanks Carol
Sean_Dillon 7 2 2 England
23 Mar 2010 8:30PM
Haha class - I remember the sketch too - well interpreted!
Anjantoo 8 7 1 England
23 Mar 2010 8:55PM
Brilliant Helen!
Jann
xxx
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
23 Mar 2010 8:56PM
The middle bottle in the central trio is leaning the wrong way Helen - for ( I look up to him.......... )
Brian.
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
23 Mar 2010 9:01PM
Lol...brilliant once again, Helen Grin

A.
JudeC 9 6 3 England
23 Mar 2010 9:03PM
Excellent work - Jude.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2010 9:17PM
great work Helen I can see Brian's point tho
PattiW 11 24 2 United States
23 Mar 2010 9:33PM
Really liking this bottle series! I look forward to the next, Patti
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2010 9:46PM
Many thanks Jann for your User Award - really appreciate that.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2010 9:50PM
Brian, thanks for your comment - I don't quite follow what else I can do - he's leaning away with his head tilted in order to look up - if he leans the other way, his head will be facing away from the tall bottle.............but maybe I've missed something obvious.
sparklep 9 146 1
23 Mar 2010 10:03PM
This is excellent work and I remember the sketch. Great pic.
colmar 9 42 35 Scotland
23 Mar 2010 10:45PM
Excellent .... Colin
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
23 Mar 2010 11:05PM
A lovely "bottle" image so well executed. I remember the sketch so well. I think the looking up bottle is OK.
Joan.
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
23 Mar 2010 11:16PM
Perhaps I have misread your interpretation Helen - I assumed in the 1st set one is pointing down to the middle class one. So on the 2nd set I assumed the middle one should be pointing towards the upper class who he looks up to.
I think it's a directional pointing/looking thing.Smile down to personal perception.
Brian.
Bob_V 9 1 2 United States
24 Mar 2010 12:01AM
What brilliant work Helen.
Bob
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
24 Mar 2010 12:39AM
I remember the sketch too Helen !! Now to really confuse things,I reckon the very last small bottle in the third set,should be looking up to the other two bottles there.The working class looking up to the middle class and the upper class. You would then have the large,medium and small bottle,all leaning in the same direction !!
Mick.
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
24 Mar 2010 5:08AM
Superb, Helen! Carol
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 6:55AM
Thanks for these suggestions - it is indeed a matter of personal interpretation Mick when he says I know my place, he always looks straight ahead, which is why I opted for the forward look.
Brian I think it is the tilt of the hat that Ronnie Barker wears that my middle set resembles - again I've tried to follow the opening sentences in the sketch as carefully as I can. A quick look at the link and you will see what I mean.
Excellent very good work.
Will.
24 Mar 2010 8:04AM
Helen, your inventiveness never ceases! What a superb idea, and well executed too. Great fun.
John
maroondah 13 239 1 Australia
24 Mar 2010 8:11AM
Brilliant image and I also recall the sketch.
Gerry
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 8:26AM
Thanks Will, John and Gerry
baclark 7 3.7k 24 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 8:42AM
Brilliant! I love that sketch! The way you've got the 'heads' leaning over is so good, made me smile to remember it.
Barbara
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 8:48AM
Thanks Barbara
DiegoDesigns 10 117 6 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 8:51AM
Beautifully executed, big is best... Dave
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 8:54AM
Thanks Dave
Super work. Great creativity.
John.
24 Mar 2010 11:40AM
Really amusing
And I know and love that sketch
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
24 Mar 2010 1:09PM
I think everyone interprets the actual sketch in their own way. I don't remember it in detail, but certainly in general. An excellent way of illustrating it here.
Chris
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
24 Mar 2010 1:27PM
Yes, must be viewed large, Helen! I remember this TV sketch from many years ago, and this is an excellent interpretation of it. Well done - certainly put a smile on my face!
TrevB Smile
P.S. The bottles are looking the right way as you've portraited them!
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 4:10PM
Thanks John, Barbara, Chris and Trev
clicknimagine 6 221 88
24 Mar 2010 6:03PM
brilliant...
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2010 8:34PM
Thanks Rahul
stevenb Plus
13 260 6 England
24 Mar 2010 11:27PM
Great Idea And a great image well done Helen

Bill
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2010 5:51AM
Thanks Bill
27 Mar 2010 6:27PM
excellent montage
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2010 8:47PM
Thanks Pascal
66tricky 9 742 Scotland
15 May 2010 4:13PM
Clever idea very well executed.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
15 May 2010 5:39PM
Thanks Richard

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