Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-22-2009, 04:44 PM   #31
Anarfea
1st Leg of the Journey
 
Anarfea's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Budapest
Posts: 124
Thanks: 26
Thanked 30 Times in 30 Posts
Maybe I just have really bad taste or something but I thought it was funny.

A bit creepy with the girl but it isn't real.
__________________
Nothing is worth doing that isn't worth doing badly.

Find me on Ravelry as TheNatKnits
Anarfea is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 07-22-2009, 05:17 PM   #32
hookedonknitting
1st Leg of the Journey
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 232
Thanks: 53
Thanked 41 Times in 40 Posts
really?? That's some photoshopping then!!
hookedonknitting is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2009, 07:13 PM   #33
bree
1st Leg of the Journey
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Canada
Posts: 103
Thanks: 26
Thanked 28 Times in 21 Posts
Yeah the first thing I thought when I saw the photo was that it had to be photoshopped.
bree is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2009, 08:22 PM   #34
Arielluria
Instepping Out
 
Arielluria's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: TX
Posts: 2,972
Thanks: 490
Thanked 414 Times in 309 Posts
Originally Posted by Jan in CA View Post
You've got to be kidding me... Just poke my eyes out.. please!

Hey Daddy what's this?
http://youknitwhattwo.blogspot.com/
Too much time & no class!
__________________
A righteous man has regard for the life of his animal (Proverbs 12:10)
Adopt a pet PETFINDER.COM

Free patternns on My blog or on Ravelry:
Arielluria is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2009, 08:24 PM   #35
Lady Violet
Working the Gusset
 
Lady Violet's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Gallifrey
Posts: 1,135
Thanks: 301
Thanked 223 Times in 197 Posts
I am soooo glad I didn't follow the link....
__________________
"You can start going to the tanning bed now so you'll look all spiffy in your dress." - my brother

"Beautiful yarn speaks to the soul of a knitter." - Shandeh

"The Swatch is good. The Swatch is wise. Listen to the Swatch." - Sandi Wiseheart


Lady Violet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2009, 09:07 PM   #36
Jan in CA
Moderator
Mod Squad
 
Jan in CA's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Southern CA
Posts: 37,218
Thanks: 1,664
Thanked 8,764 Times in 7,132 Posts
I don't know..I don't think it's photoshopped. I mean what's to photoshop? And even if it was it doesn't change anything. It's still in poor taste to have it displayed like that.
__________________
Jan

When asking questions ALWAYS post the name and a link for the pattern if you have it.

NEW! KH knitting video archive
~HOW TO POST A PHOTO~

Jan in CA is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2009, 11:56 PM   #37
scout52
Working the Gusset
 
scout52's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 1,497
Thanks: 912
Thanked 651 Times in 610 Posts
Anarfea, don't feel bad, I laughed too. My next thought was OMG how long did that take to knit and they must be sooooo HOT in those things.
scout52 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2009, 07:30 AM   #38
sandy57th
Knitting the Flap
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 319
Thanks: 0
Thanked 77 Times in 63 Posts
She's an English artist who specializes in fiber arts. Anna Maltz. So no photoshop. But I wonder if the girl in the photo did that on her own, or if the photographer/artist suggested it. Or worse, does she play with her father's stuff in general and so it was a normal activity. I think the idea and art of doing it is great. I think the little girl holding her father's thang is hideous. That's a real family. There's another family who posed in Maltz's suits and she wanted them to go out to a public place and they refused. So it's not about the models and their morals, it's about Maltz. I've seen her interviewed and there's something about the way she talks that makes her sound crazy.
sandy57th is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2009, 11:51 AM   #39
GinnyG
Instepping Out
 
GinnyG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 2,452
Thanks: 654
Thanked 819 Times in 673 Posts
I don't find the suits HALF as disturbing as the child touching the man's penis. In an "adult" world the suits might have some entertainment value (I said MIGHT) but there is NO EXCUSE for involving children.
__________________
GinnyG on Ravelry, I'd LOVE to be in your "friends"
GinnyG is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to GinnyG For This Useful Post:
MoniDew (07-23-2009)
Old 07-23-2009, 12:02 PM   #40
Lucy78green
Turning the Heel
 
Lucy78green's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Posts: 556
Thanks: 152
Thanked 109 Times in 98 Posts
Send a message via ICQ to Lucy78green Send a message via MSN to Lucy78green
I thought it was some sort of weird hippy 70's sex education experiment gone wrong, like those hideously out of date videos they made us watch in school
__________________
Lucy78green is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
A warning to all. trvvn5 General Knitting 20 04-25-2010 10:07 AM
A word of warning leaette General Knitting 18 01-31-2009 01:45 PM
Any knitters in Coldspring, Livingston or nearby Kell Bell Knitters Knear You 1 07-30-2008 06:06 PM
MY SPACE WARNING! mulene General Knitting 6 12-06-2006 01:41 PM
OT: Scam warning njknitter General Knitting 27 05-05-2006 04:21 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:41 PM.