This is my contribution to Diabetes Art Day! If you click the picture, you can read some notes about the supplies I used to create my voodoo self portrait.

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Comment by Scott Strumello on September 1, 2010 at 1:40pm
Is that Play-Doh?!!
Comment by Karen Graffeo on September 1, 2010 at 1:43pm
It is!!! It was part of the SWAG we got at BlogHer last month. I had planned to give it to my godson . . . until my D Art Day inspiration hit. Poor Zach lost out. :)
Comment by Gerri on September 1, 2010 at 1:44pm
Wonderful!
Comment by Gerri on September 1, 2010 at 1:45pm
Love her test strip hair.
Comment by Karen Graffeo on September 1, 2010 at 1:49pm
Thanks Gerri. I happened to have plenty of used test strips hiding around my house. :) Lots of (fresh new) lancets too!!
Comment by Ashley on September 1, 2010 at 10:17pm
It's adorable...AND true. Super cute!
Comment by KimKat on September 2, 2010 at 8:57am
Why is there a lanclet right near the boobage area? I hope you don't stick your self there! Ouch!

Very cute! What are those orange blobbie things supposed to be?
Comment by Karen Graffeo on September 2, 2010 at 9:02am
Nope, no sticking my boobage area. (Ouch!!) I just randomly stuck supplies all over the voodoo doll. Artistic license, I guess?

And the "blobbie" things are actually made with red - in my mind they are smears of blood, but I'm happy if people interpret this however they see fit. :)
Comment by Bug74 on September 2, 2010 at 7:42pm
This just made my day!!!

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