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1  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Completed Projects / Re: freezer paper stencils: uterus, DFTBA, archer, rocky horror on: January 09, 2013 07:42:37 AM
I love the "grow a pair" shorts. I always say that (referencing my ovaries) and I generally get a few strange looks, but maybe I should just write it on my shorts instead! Feminism!
2  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Completed Projects / Re: Antlered Cat & Serenity Shirts! on: January 09, 2013 07:33:41 AM
I adore the antlered cat. Reminds me of the infamous jackalope!
3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Lace Peter Pan Collar Dress. on: January 09, 2013 06:56:28 AM
Adorable!! I would definitely buy this if I saw it in a store!
4  MORE ART, LESS CRAFT / More Art, Less Craft: Completed Works / Re: My daughter's crayon art on: January 09, 2013 06:53:06 AM
What a talented kid! I love it!
5  CLOTHING / Costumes: Completed Projects / Re: EPIC Yarn Dwarf Beards! on: January 09, 2013 06:52:42 AM
this is beardtastic!
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Accordian collar shirt-skirt two piece into knee length dress on: August 17, 2011 06:43:06 PM
So I forgot to take pictures of the "before", but since you all are craftsters, I'm sure your imaginations can get the gist of it and I can just show you the "after" (which is the best part anyways, right?)



Basically the top was a puffed long sleeve disaster. Who adds huge puffed sleeves to compete with an already awesome accordian collar?! It reminded me of something out of Big Love, complete with a high waisted ankle length skirt. I found the set at a garage sale for two dollars and fell in love with the interesting collar...so I  altered and combined the two pieces to make a dress! It's kind of 1950s June Cleaver, no?



So the construction bizzare, but I'm really pleased with how it looks. I may add some darts to the back but overall, I think I'm ready to wear this baby out to a tea party, or some other gathering of good people.

Comments and critiques welcome!

7  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Completed Projects / Reginasaurus, Folding Chairs, Bacon=vegetable (pic heavy) on: August 25, 2009 03:13:57 PM
I accidentally posted this in the general image reproduction techniques page. Oops! If a mod wants to take it down from there...go right ahead! Sorry for my mistake Sad

I'm a HUGE Regina Spektor fan and my friend had an extra ticket to her concert so OF COURSE I said yes and OF COURSE I made t-shirts for us Smiley (If you are said friend, leave now!) Both are quotes from Regina Spektor songs.

I used freezer paper, my exacto knife, fabric paint and shirts from Good Will Cheesy

Reginasaurus:


With Me in it:


Folding Chair (the shirt's more yellow in real life):


With me in it:


And here's a shirt I made a while back. I stole the shirt from Diesel Sweeties after I found out about the hilarious Baco-vegetarian movement (because who can resist bacon?!)


All in all, I'm pretty happy with the results. The lettering was a lot of work, but it turned out fabulous! The images....not so much. A little bleeding but nothing too horrible not to wear the shirts! They're my largest efforts for freezer paper stenciling thus far so I'm a pretty proud crafter Smiley

Comments? Questions? Constructive Critisism?
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Easy Tank Dress on: July 20, 2009 06:59:54 PM
I know this is a stupid question, but what type of pleats did you use? And like someone else asked did you use a serger or regular sewing machine?

B y the way, I love, love, love the combo Smiley
9  MORE ART, LESS CRAFT / More Art, Less Craft: Completed Works / Re: Harry Potter and I (well, not really...) on: July 06, 2009 03:17:35 PM
I think it's great :]
where do you plan to go to college?

Thanks Smiley I'm going to U Mich!
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Lolita Skirt on: July 02, 2009 07:36:08 PM
Usually I don't like lolita stuff..but I love this! The print is adorable and so is the skirt Smiley
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