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Sochi Flag Mix-Up by Ravyn-Karasu Sochi Flag Mix-Up by Ravyn-Karasu
So, early on in the Sochi Olympics, there was a flag mix-up between Canada, Netherlands, and USA. When I shared the score board with a friend on FB who happens to RP Canada from Hetalia, she screamed out (in character) "NO! Give me back my Maple Leaf!" Aaaaaand, that prompted me to do my first Hetalympic painting. I feel bad that it took the entirety OF the Sochi Olympics to actually get the things done.


It was a pain in the ass to paint. Canada was the MOST cooperative character. He's paler than I had expected, but I figured...he takes his Maple Leaf VERY seriously.

For those of you who have NOT figured it out yet, YES, I KNOW the flags are wrong. That's the joke.

First time painting America and Netherlands. America's map of the US was a pain to paint too. The joke there, for those that don't know, America, despite having traveled the world, tends to only use a map of the USA to find things...a nod to how most Americans tend to forget anything exists outside of our own country.

The characters are from Hetalia if you haven't guessed by now. Also, in case you can't see America's map too well, the images are of the Statue of Liberty, The Seatle Weather Needle, Mount Rushmore, and the Alamo.
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SageofAges729 Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2014  Student Writer
Pffft! :rofl: Oh poor Canada! That quote though is hilarious! :XD: I don't remember that mix up, but I bet some people threw a hissy fit over that. :lol:
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Ravyn-Karasu Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2014
Apparently there was another flag mix-up as well but I only just saw a capture of it the other day and don't plan to do another Hetalia reaction for it. But it is pretty funny. I've done a few Hetalia pieces but this one seems to be the most popular and most far reaching lol
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Missplayer30 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist
LOL, I ship USCan and Nedcan.
NedUs sounds like a funny crack. XD
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Ravyn-Karasu Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
I don't necessarily ship any of them, however, USCan can make sense as does NedCan...so I don't DISLIKE those ships. I can enjoy them. They have some validity.  NedUS, okay, that's just wrong LOL.
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x-Kaja-x Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2014  Hobbyist
awww
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x-Kaja-x Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2014  Hobbyist
Canada is so sweet!
really great job!
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Sekemorri Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2014  Student General Artist
Aw, poor little Canada X3
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Ravyn-Karasu Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2014
I seem to always be torturing him in some way....I swear, I really do love Canada LOL
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Sekemorri Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2014  Student General Artist
I love Canada too! :iconyaycanadaplz:
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JazzLassie6020 Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
OH NO!!! OUR LEAF!!! GIVE IT BACK!!! :iconnuuuuplz: 

Its great to be a Canadian traveller, because you can just smack a maple leaf on everything you own and people will know where you come from. ^^; So yes, we'd like it back plz! 
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