Portal Gun Cross Stitch by Lord Libidan

Portal Gun Cross Stitch by Lord Libidan
Portal Gun Cross Stitch by Lord Libidan

Title: Portal 2 Gun
Date Completed: November 2018
Design: Lord Libidan & AngryBetta
Count: 18
Canvas: Pearl Grey
Colours: 12
Video Game: Portal & Portal 2
 
Sometimes, patterns take AGES to make, and for my Star Trek Voyager LCARS cross stitch that was definitely the case. However thanks to a lot of it being backstitch I rocketed through the pattern, meaning I didn’t really have anything to move onto next. This was far from something that happened before, in fact, I’ve written a post on how to get over a creative cross stitch block, and one of my favorite ways; look up portal stuff.
 
I know that seems weird, but the portal community has a massive breadth of fan art styles, and normally this means I’ve picked up an idea or two, however this time I came across a portal gun cross stitch by AngryBetta on reddit and knew I had to stitch it too. However, I also knew that stitching someone else’s pattern was a departure for me, and thanks to my recent Harry Potter Golden Snitch cross stitch taking a lot of time, I had some time, so I took inspiration from Portal 2 itself and decided to add a GLADOS potato to the arm of the portal gun.
Portal 2 screenshot (source: mobygames.com)
Portal 2 screenshot (source: mobygames.com)

There are also a few small adjustments on the orginal to make it look slightly closer the the real Portal gun.

One thought on “Portal Gun Cross Stitch by Lord Libidan

  1. Great job! My hubby and I both love the portal games. We even use to play the glaDos song or sing it for our son when he was a baby.

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