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Animals/objects starting with the letter "u" (for painting)
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Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:08 PM
I'm having a painting done of DS's name (Hunter) where an animal or child-friendly object of that letter is painted underneath the corresponding letter (eg: Helicopter under "H", Tractor under "T", elephant under "E" and rabbit under "R") but I'm a bit stuck for ideas for "n" and "u".
The best I've come up with is "nest" and "umbrella". Boring. Anyone got any better ideas???
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:16 PM
Northern hairy-nosed wombat
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:18 PM
I too was going to suggest a unicorn for u. For n maybe numbat or newt? Good luck!
Damn - didn't scroll down far enough to see you had already put those in descentia!! LOL I am absolutely no help whatsoever then!!
Edited by clh03, 15 April 2008 - 09:20 PM.
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:20 PM
I can only think of a umbrella, unicorn, unicycle, universe, underwear .
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:21 PM
ukulele? A bit obscure I know. I like PP's unicorn suggestion though
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:21 PM
I posted too slow lol
Edited by blackcherry, 15 April 2008 - 09:22 PM.
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:25 PM
I originally thought of unicorn - but is it a little too feminine for a boys room (DH assures me it's very phallic but I'm not convinced )
I'm not putting underwear in a painting on my son's wall!
I also considered numbat but thought it might be a little too obscure. Keep 'em coming ladies, it's very useful!
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:25 PM
Get your hands on Anamalia (is that how you spell it?) by Graeme Base- that'll give you some inspiration. I'd pull my copy out and have a look but I've just got bubba to sleep and I'm not risking going in there!
Edited by fezzy, 15 April 2008 - 09:26 PM.
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:38 PM
ooh - UFO - good one subamum! I love it!
Fezzy - that book sounds SO unreal (I just googled it) - I can't believe I've never heard of it! I'm always on the prowl for good books!
Posted 15 April 2008 - 09:47 PM
sorry in advance if I repeat ...
Animals - Urchin, Underwater frog, Uakkri (south american monkey)
Place - Uluru
Narly - a picture of a surfboard?? (scraping the bottom now!)
Posted 15 April 2008 - 10:01 PM
Oooh UFO was a great idea scubamum!
For 'N' what about:
Nothing ( just joking)
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