A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 302,571
Currently Running With Scissors:
645 Guests and 24 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Topics
Pages: 1 2 [3]
21  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Completed Projects / R2-D2, come here right now! on: September 17, 2008 05:41:42 AM
Boopity-beep-beep! [Yeah, that's totally what R2 sounds like..]

I'm currently studying Fashion Design at Tafe [college], and one of our classes this semester is fabric printing. I whipped up this pride-n-joy one class. I'm extra proud of it as each colour lays directly over the other, so it has to be perfectly aligned, or it just looks completely silly.
Alas, when I tested the stencil before printing onto the t-shirt, I didn't really concider the fact that having paint on the stencils makes it very hard to see through the plastic to line everything up.
The white is very rough on this stencil because:
1] The shirt fabric was thinner than I wanted, and started puckering and bubbling because the white area was so large.
2] After one coat, I kinda liked the retro look.






So far he's been a big hit with everyone who's seen it, especially the Star Wars costuming group I'm in. -cough/geek/cough-

Oh, oh. And I'm studying Fashion Design because it's the only bridging course to get into Costume Design. I'm reaaaaally not into fashion.
And so my geekdom comes full circle.


I should say, the layers are:
1- White body and appendages
2- Blue features, panels, and wiring.
3- Grey/silver highlighting and extra detailing.
Pages: 1 2 [3]


only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Photoshop Curves Tutorial - Part 2
How to Add Reflections in Photoshop
How to Create Actions in Photoshop
How to Backup Your Photos on Location
How to Create a Web Photo Gallery in Photoshop
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.