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.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 302,750
Currently Running With Scissors:
419 Guests and 5 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Topics
Pages: [1]
1  Halloween / Halloween Decor and Parties / My Hallowe'en Masterpiece! on: October 30, 2007 08:38:15 PM
So, I was watching Martha Stewart last week, and she and a guest carved Celtic knots on 'funkins'-fake pumpkins. Now, I live in an apartment, so a real pumpkin isn't very practical for me. So I went on down to my local Michaels and picked one up and set to work. Two days, a plethora of tools (including, but not limited to, a regular pumpkin carving knife, a motorized pumpkin carving knife, and a dremel tool), and some glue (unfortunate accidents) later, I have the coolest thing I've ever made.

Here it is unlit, a little rough looking, but still cool:



And lit with an eerie light (actually my iPod with the backlight's brightness turned all of the way up):



SO HAPPY WITH IT. I think this is going to start a post Hallowe'en fake-food carving extravaganza!
2  FIBER ARTS / Felting: Discussion and Questions / Darn Superwash Sock Yarn on: October 09, 2007 07:51:06 AM
(I was advised to move this here from the knitting board-hopefully someone can help. Cheesy)

Okay, I have a question. I just came across http://kneek.wordpress.com/2007/07/01/holey-heels/ <---this tutorial about darning knitted socks with roving. Great idea! I think to myself. One of my pairs has started to wear through already.

Buut...I don't have any roving. I do, however, have yarn leftover from knitting the socks in the first place. So, this brings us to my question.

Will superwash sock yarn needlefelt? I would try this myself but I'm in the process of moving and therefore all of my needlefelting stuff is packed away.

Thanks in advance! Cheesy
Pages: [1]


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Concert Photography Tips
Prime Lenses Vs. Zoom Lenses
Dan Bracaglia Talks About His Digital Photography Experience
Wedding Photography Techniques
Studio Photography Tips
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Bird Feeder
Tute Tuesday: Rustic Fabric Pumpkins
I See London; I See France!

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.