Extreme Makeover by Carina Granlund (Petsmo, Finland)

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Mail-art by IUOMA member Carina Granlund (Petsmo, Finland)

March 9, 2014 - Carina Granlund has made this impressive entry in the MinXus-Lynxus Who Has The Best Hair Contest. The concept seems to be a hair makeover in preparation for the competition. First, a booklet in a plastic bag was sealed with black electrical tape:

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Imagine shearing her hair when so many other contestants entered wigs!

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And the result is Groot Suster? (Alas, we are not all South African beauties; and MinXus-Lynxus favors redheads regardless.) Then something very interesting was enclosed in this envelope:

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Then a great postcard:

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And here is the envelope in which all was enclosed:

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I can't thank you enough for this wonderful entry, Carina!

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Comment by Dean aka Artist in Seine on March 11, 2014 at 10:12am

Truely a great piece              of hair!   Very fun indeed.

Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 10, 2014 at 11:50pm

Alicia, we could make a nice wig for Ray.

Somewhere at IUOMA before there was a PiPi Longstocking discussion. Does Carina's hair remind you of PiPi Longstocking?

Comment by Alicia Starr on March 10, 2014 at 10:46pm

Outstanding. Perfect form. Degree of difficulty, take off, flight. 10!

Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 9, 2014 at 10:29pm

Carina, I knew you would send something great as always but I didn't expect this. This is  truly becoming the Greatest Show on Earth. Marie is visiting uncharted regions in search of the ultimate wave & sheep shearing. We can expect her commentary to resume at M-L the week after next. So that's how much time remains.

Rebecca - remains cool and collected as the pressure mounts.

Thanks to Ruud for featuring this blog!

Comment by Carina on March 9, 2014 at 6:58pm

Thanks for the nice blog, DVS! Mission Makeover is completed. And it was much fun :D Thanks for your involvement and work!

Thanks Rebecca :)

Comment by Rebecca Guyver on March 9, 2014 at 9:07am

Unbelievable entry!

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