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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Sailor Collar Scottie Dog Print sweater on: January 18, 2006 09:57:52 PM
Yeah I was just wondering what the shape of the collar looks like when its flat.
So pretty, good job.
2  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Completed Projects / Re: come one! come all! post pics of your tattoos! on: January 15, 2006 02:13:06 PM
Local Girl Denise, I LOVE your tattoo! Great idea & awesome work!

Why thank you darling
3  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: Resin + Christmas + random objects + me = cool gifts on: January 10, 2006 10:31:05 PM
Well... when you are using self made molds made out of latex, you dont need to use a release becasue the latex
is so smooth and rubbery that they just pop out when you push on them.

And dont worry Im happy to answer any questions. In fact I wish I had someone to ask stuff when I was learning.
4  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Completed Projects / Re: come one! come all! post pics of your tattoos! on: January 10, 2006 01:19:54 AM
My first and only...
It's an Edward Gorey picture from one of my favorite books the epileptic bicycle.
Thoes are both fresh photos I don't have any recent. Its been 4 months
I plan on getting more soon.

           
5  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: Resin + Christmas + random objects + me = cool gifts on: January 09, 2006 10:53:02 PM
First of all thank you for all the lovely comments. They didnt come out as planned but now Im happy with them. And so to answer questions.

The mold I made using brush on rubber latex and a deodorant lid. You have to apply and re apply for about a day, layers of latex. Letting them dry in between layers you end up with a rubber mold in the shape of you lid. You can re use them because rubbing alcohol can take off any old resin.

I never really did any polishing to them. And if I did I wouldnt know what to use because my dremel tool didnt work on my only test subject.

When I varnished them I used some crappy wood varnish that my mom gave me. I didnt realize that it was for wood and it made them look crappy so I When to Revy and bought krylon epoxy enamel.

Rubber Latex + Casting Resin + Catalyst- You can all get at Michaels
Deodorant- anywhere
Varnish- Revy or anywhere like that

     
6  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Resin + Christmas + random objects + me = cool gifts on: January 08, 2006 11:31:20 PM
This was my first time doing anything like this. I didnt make to many because I didnt know what I was doing.
Im pretty happy with the way they came out. But now I know what to do better next time.
I guess I forgot to menton the fact that necklaces. This is just a picture of them before the rings and necklace part were added.
The last one I some how messed up on the varnish and now it looks wrinkly. But I guess you get the point.

     

     
7  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Re: sweater boots! on: December 14, 2005 09:31:50 PM
Please show me how you do this.
8  HOME SWEET HOME / Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: General / Re: Hidden Pocket Pillow - Tutorial - Image heavy on: April 16, 2005 10:57:46 PM
No actually whats funny is the fact that I have the same meat fabric that i bought from dresew and I also made a pillow out of it. I would take a picture of it right now but Im lazy so here is one with it in the background. The pillow is kind of smushed but you get the idea...
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9  OCCASIONS AND HOLIDAYS / Valentine's Day / Re: present for a not quite boyfriend? on: February 11, 2005 11:38:49 PM
Lol I'm having the same problem... I dont know what to do, but the boxers sound like a good idea espically considering he needs some new ones.
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: swan dress (thank you bjork) on: November 07, 2004 12:02:10 AM
lol I made the same costume. I won a gift certificate for it at work. I will have to post some pictures when I get a hold of some
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