A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Monday, May 23 News:  It's time to vote!  Which Craftster member rocked dollar store crafting?  Cast your vote here!
Total Members: 305,673
Currently Running With Scissors:
382 Guests and 4 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop
  Show Posts
Pages: [1] 2
1  Archive of Past Craftster Challenge Entries / CHALLENGE 55 ENTRIES / Re: Paper Mama! on: October 04, 2010 05:23:04 PM
Thanks everyone!  The layers are achieved by using double sided foam mounting tape. I buy a big roll of it and just cut it down to whatever dimensions i need for a project.  The cutout itself is from various types of scrap-booking paper, some is card stock, some is a little flimsier (it kind of all depends on finding the right color/texture/pattern in whatever type of paper I can).  She is made out of blocks of color as opposed to individual pixels.  I thought that would be better to show some dimension.   
2  Archive of Past Craftster Challenge Entries / CHALLENGE 55 ENTRIES / Paper Mama! on: October 04, 2010 04:03:31 PM
I love cutting things out of scrap-booking paper and knew that would lend itself well to this project.

I started out with a bit of pixel art so I could figure out all the colors I would need as well as what shapes to cut out.


I usually have some pretty cute company when I work.  


Mama in cutout form




A closeup of Mama to show her layers


Mama with her background next to the original sketch


Framed Mama!


I'm new to Crafster and this is my first challenge.  I had a lot of fun and I hope you like it!
3  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: My Mad Hatter costume sneak peak with LOTS of pictures on: October 04, 2010 03:31:46 PM
Love your embroidery work on the pants.  Can't wait to see it all finished!
4  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: Queen of Hearts Costume *Now with action shots* on: October 04, 2010 03:28:39 PM
I love that you went all out from the tips of your shoes to the tips of your fingers.
5  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: Wild thing, lion king and Cats! oh my on: October 04, 2010 03:23:59 PM
That Lion King costume is absolutely amazing!  I had never thought of making a costume from the musical!
6  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: Wizard of Oz on: October 04, 2010 03:22:14 PM
You can find cheap funnels at car supply stores (I bought one recently for 99 cents at Autozone) and just spray paint it silver.
7  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: Maleficent's headpiece? on: October 04, 2010 03:19:32 PM
Try Styrofoam.  They sell so many shapes at craft stores that you should be able to easily modify one to fit your needs.
8  Halloween / Halloween Decor and Parties / Re: Tricky Treats! on: October 04, 2010 03:17:01 PM
I hate to say it, but I actually like those peanut butter taffy candies  Grin
9  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: EDWARD CULLEN! on: October 04, 2010 03:14:31 PM
That glitter!  I couldn't stop laughing when I first saw it!  Fantastic job!
10  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: Retro Bumblebee on: October 04, 2010 03:12:47 PM
Too cute!
Pages: [1] 2


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
How to Make an Origami Jumping Frog
How to Make an Origami Fish
How to Make an Origami Lily
How to Make an Origami Bat
How to Make an Origami Inflatable Bunny
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Reusable Dryer Sheets
Tute Tuesday: Painted Background
Easy Summer Salads

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.