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Topic: Crazy Canvas doodle shoes!!!  (Read 3719 times)
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nottheendoftheworld
« on: April 18, 2007 08:45:48 AM »

Check out these canvas shoes I customized. These are Wal*Mart converse copies, but at $30 less, it was worth not having the brand name! (I dont care about converse anyway, they just happened to be the only non-retiree-looking canvas shoes) They took me about two hours, maybe an hour each side. I simply sketched a doodle on with pencil, and then using fabric markers, a few finetip sharpies, and a little white acrylic paint in the clouds, I had my shoes! I dont think i'll do the insides of them. It may look too "busy". Opinions?

http://apollo.divshare.com/apollo2/files/2007/04/18/425332/Shoes_001.jpg
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2007 08:49:02 AM »

I love those! The artwork is very random and surealist.
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« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2007 08:52:49 AM »

These are UBERgreat!  I'm all about the tattoo look... plus sometimes white shoes call for some writing!  =)
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« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2007 09:13:46 AM »

those shoes are super amazing! i love the artwork you used. it's so different and it seriously came out so well! great job!
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« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2007 09:19:38 AM »

Thank you for the positive feedback guys! So does anyone have a thought as to whether i should also draw on the insides of the shoes or leave it? (Not the inside inside, but the other side of the shoes. Right now out of 4 sides only the outer 2 are drawn on).

Thanks again!
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« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2007 09:43:46 AM »

HEY i just bought those same shoes the other day for the sole purpose of coloring on them (i bought some for the kids i babysit too, so we can all do it) i really like what you did though! they look awesome
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« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2007 09:45:10 AM »

I think you should not color the insides. They are so perfect as is, totally not 'over-done'. You have a great eye for design!
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« Reply #7 on: April 18, 2007 12:44:19 PM »

they are amazing. they look like they were profesionally printed Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: April 18, 2007 12:57:27 PM »

Absolutely awesome!! Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: April 18, 2007 05:18:10 PM »

Those be awesome!

Converse are made by lil' sweat-shop kiddies anyway. Sad
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