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    Impulse buy

    Just came back from an Arts & Craft show. Here's our impulse buy (the art not the table).


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    would you like an honest opinion, or a pat on the back?

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    would you like an honest opinion, or a pat on the back?
    I've seen your past critiques ... go ahead, it's not as if I painted it and trust me you won't hurt my feelings. It's not everyone's type of art, however I thought it looked pretty good against our newly painted wall.

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    I like that quite a bit. You have a really small table though.

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    I think it looks great against your red wall. BareRider said the table is small, maybe so, but if it's a good enough size for your needs, then that's swell.

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    for that room, it looks like it's a good decoration. nice contrasts
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    I like that style art....very nice and they match your wall colors well.

    I think I would hang the yellow one on the yellow wall rather than have both next to each other. Then again my girlfriend says I have no sense of style/decoration.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thebarerider View Post
    I like that quite a bit. You have a really small table though.
    Yeah, it's definitely a small table (5 feet long) but it weighs a ton. We have a small dining room so we were limited with the size of table we could use. There's only the two of us so for most occasions it works.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mustang1 View Post
    I think it looks great against your red wall. BareRider said the table is small, maybe so, but if it's a good enough size for your needs, then that's swell.
    Thanks. It freaked me out a bit when I came home one day to find the wall painted red. But my wife is the one with the artistic eye. She's also the one that spotted these paintings. I wouldn't normally pick these out for myself, however they looked great once we got them up on the wall.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KingTermite View Post
    I like that style art....very nice and they match your wall colors well.

    I think I would hang the yellow one on the yellow wall rather than have both next to each other. Then again my girlfriend says I have no sense of style/decoration.
    My wife says "he knows nothing about decoration" In your defense I thought you had a good point until my wife trashed it.

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    Your chairs are different colors.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Your chairs are different colors.
    Your grasp of the obvious is amazing. Still don't why we lost the Presidency.

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    I like them.

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    Nice - Luv the colors - goes well with the room too!

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    Great art should not match your furniture.



    (actually they do look good there)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alfster View Post
    Your grasp of the obvious is amazing. Still don't why we lost the Presidency.
    We lost! So does this mean I have to stop shooting at them damn Yankees?
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