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  1. Loved this. Oh the things we would give our mothers, I’ll never know if they were truly cherished or politely adored.

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  2. You brought it all back–the gold spray-paint smell, the macaroni, the Elmer’s. For the life of me, I can’t recall what we glued it to though. And “called it macaroni”, ah, yes! This too, I remember.
    Excellent piece!

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  3. An amazing and moving piece, and familiar, brings back those feelings of creating that special work of art as a child…. where did those pieces of art disappear to!? and I love “artistic noodlery” great line!! Michelle

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  4. Good work. Funny. Catalytic. I dig the metaphor; the quest for the darned thing and the disablement subjected to by the “dark” closet. Love that.

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  5. Lovely Elan but sad – and the old story of Cinderella was even sadder. Her dark closet was an open field where she was left to die.

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  6. The leaning high heel of pasta! =o)
    It brought back memories of mother’s day and father’s day projects for me!

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  7. Mum’s dark cupboard – my Mum didn’t menstrate apparently, nor have a belly button for I never saw one in he rold fashioned bathing suits….life of Victoriana. If it ain’t got macaroni it ain’t got that starch to stand the reign of time.

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  8. Again, Well done !
    Mother’s “Dark Closet” held many things. Some, of which, are best to remain, unfound.

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  9. this takes me to so many places…. recesses….. some good, some not-so-bad—– more distressing. I don’t think any of us ever know our Mother’s as .. that person ….separate from us.

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