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lolbrainsarian [Oct. 22nd, 2008|09:21 am]
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(my costume from Sunday's Zombie Walk in Toronto)
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[User Picture]From: emilytheslayer
2008-10-22 01:26 pm (UTC)

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Oh, well done indeed.
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:42 pm (UTC)

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thanks! :)
[User Picture]From: cassildra
2008-10-22 01:27 pm (UTC)

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That is incredible! Nice work!
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:42 pm (UTC)

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thank you!
[User Picture]From: mizarchivist
2008-10-22 01:35 pm (UTC)

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That rules! (hah- rules- I did that pun thing, didn't I?)
Was it cathartic to do that to the cataloging book? How'd you rig it up?
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:44 pm (UTC)

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hee!
I actually printed the cover image (and spine and page edge image) on glossy photo paper and glued it to a cardboard contraption, which I attached to a hairband. Then a zillion bobby pins and the glue-like nature of the fake blood kept it very firmly in place all afternoon. :)
[User Picture]From: mizarchivist
2008-10-22 01:47 pm (UTC)

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ok- good to know! I totally want to do this now :) Brilliant.
[User Picture]From: llyfr
2008-10-22 01:45 pm (UTC)

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OMG. That is awesome!!!! Best use of AACR2 *ever*.
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:48 pm (UTC)

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hee!
everyone got that i was a zombie librarian, which was cool, but i actually had one girl come up and take my picture saying "i always said the aacr2 would be the death of me, but i never meant it literally!" heehee!
[User Picture]From: llyfr
2008-10-22 01:51 pm (UTC)

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I think every cataloger, everywhere, has said the same thing about AACR2! :-P Thank you so much for sharing this ... I now have the best.costume.design.ever for the next party I have to attend. ;-p
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:58 pm (UTC)

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my pleasure! have fun! :D
[User Picture]From: jackolantern
2008-10-22 01:52 pm (UTC)

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A winner is you!
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:58 pm (UTC)

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lol. *curtsey*
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[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 01:58 pm (UTC)

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thanks! :)
[User Picture]From: exrat
2008-10-22 02:05 pm (UTC)

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Now we all need to find some zombie Internets to give you.
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 02:07 pm (UTC)

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lol!
[User Picture]From: zoltara
2008-10-22 02:26 pm (UTC)

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Nice!
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 03:30 pm (UTC)

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thanks!
[User Picture]From: akeyoftime
2008-10-22 02:32 pm (UTC)

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I've heard the AACR can do that to people :P (Great costume!)
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 03:30 pm (UTC)

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lol :)
[User Picture]From: polianarchy
2008-10-22 02:51 pm (UTC)

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ah! you win!
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 03:31 pm (UTC)

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whee!!
[User Picture]From: pellegrina
2008-10-22 03:00 pm (UTC)

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Oh, very good indeed :D
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 03:31 pm (UTC)

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thank you!
[User Picture]From: linguafranca
2008-10-22 03:05 pm (UTC)

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Awesome!
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 03:31 pm (UTC)

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hee, thanks!
[User Picture]From: betsybang
2008-10-22 03:10 pm (UTC)

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Love it!
[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 03:31 pm (UTC)

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thanks! :D
[User Picture]From: sarastro_us
2008-10-22 04:48 pm (UTC)

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I know that learning AACR2 feels like a lot to cram into your brain at once, but I can assure you, THIS APPROACH DOES NOT WORK!

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[User Picture]From: lola_joan
2008-10-22 04:51 pm (UTC)

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lol!
[User Picture]From: mizarchivist
2009-10-31 09:57 pm (UTC)

One year later

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So, last year I ended up not doing zombie librarian, but I am tonight! Thanks for the inspiration. I just finished making my fake blood (chocolate, peanut butter and corn syrup as the interesting ingredients) I'm going to smell like the candy people are handing out, I think.