Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Catch-up » Sun Nov 10, 2013 1:34 pm

That's one of my favorite lines Tina. :D
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Quatermass » Tue Nov 19, 2013 10:27 am

My avatar is of the Eighth Doctor, as played by Paul McGann in The Night of the Doctor, and the signature is a darkly funny line from the same.
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby The Mad Collector » Tue Nov 19, 2013 3:06 pm

There were so many great lines in that mini episode :D
One of those? Oh I'm sure I have one somewhere..

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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Sister Jennifer » Wed Nov 20, 2013 12:01 am

Quatermass wrote:My avatar is of the Eighth Doctor, as played by Paul McGann in The Night of the Doctor, and the signature is a darkly funny line from the same.


He's a firm favourite in our house. Great avatar, the best you've chosen so far ;) .
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Periwinkle » Sun Nov 24, 2013 8:41 am

My Avatar came from Kel I think it was on the Shop forum - she used to do a cartoon strip of the fans adventures - it was brilliant - my sig is a quote that I really relate to by Prince.
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Tonyblack » Sun Nov 24, 2013 10:57 am

Periwinkle wrote:My Avatar came from Kel I think it was on the Shop forum - she used to do a cartoon strip of the fans adventures - it was brilliant - my sig is a quote that I really relate to by Prince.

It was Zephyr that did the cartoon strips, Peri. ;)
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby raptornx01 » Mon Dec 09, 2013 5:12 pm

Mine is a fanart of Lion & Mouse, a Pair of characters from the story I mentioned in the reading now topic.

Probably the strangest hero duo I've come across. A 200+ year old undead former member of the royal guard, and an ancient dragon that was changed into a mouse.

They aren't in the story that much, but they stole the show for me. :lol:
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Conforumist » Mon Dec 09, 2013 9:31 pm

Looks like it's time to get festive!
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Slantaholic » Tue Dec 10, 2013 7:56 pm

Do people make festive Discworld avatars?

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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Ghost » Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:02 pm

last year I trimmed one down to size from a much bigger picture
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but I've trimmed down a gif for this year but I'm not sure about using it
I've gotten attached to my dancing skeleton
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Slantaholic » Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:13 pm

Hipbone smacking skeleton. Whip it, baby!

Why do the knees have to stay together, did you horizontally flip one image over before animating it? Or is it made of lots of images? It's too fast to tell.
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Ghost » Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:22 pm

I didn't create the gif I just trimmed it down to size using a online gif editor
http://www.online-image-editor.com/
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby shivers » Tue Dec 10, 2013 9:42 pm

Must get myself a shiny new avatar soon. Love the dancing skeleton.

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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby Tonyblack » Tue Dec 10, 2013 10:48 pm

Good to see you again, shivers. :)
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Re: Explaining your avatar and/or signature.

Postby raptornx01 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 3:04 am

Conforumist wrote:Looks like it's time to get festive!


good point.
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