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« on: August 14, 2007 06:29:24 PM »

This Atreyu shirt is the first thing I ever stenciled, and I'm still proud of it. It was made almost exactly four years ago, but I've just gotten onto craftster, so I'm showing off my back catalogue haha.  I printed the stencil on computer paper, cut out all the little pieces with the exacto, and *hand rolled scotch tape, placing it on all the surfaces of the back of the stencil*. If you can't imagine this process, trust me, it was tedious, especially on the back stencil, and I was quite grateful to discover spray adhesive after that.


if you're not familiar, the first font is supposed to look messy and old and destructed, i'm not just super bad at stenciling!! Wink



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hand rolled tape! i was insane, but dedicated



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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2007 04:14:45 PM »

I'm not a fan of Atreyu really, but the quote makes me smile. Your process seems so HARD! Gosh. The quote on the front looks really good. <3
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« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2007 07:22:20 PM »

I am in love with Atreyu! Cheesy

That shirt is awesome. Your dedication totally paid off.
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« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2007 06:22:32 PM »

thanks both  Smiley  i've learned easier methods now, but i like the one of a kind look of hand cut one-use stencils
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« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2007 06:24:03 PM »

you...stenciled..th e Atreyu logo...by HAND?!? Shocked And using SCOTCH TAPE?!?  Insane!  I bow to your creativity!  I love Atreyu!  I totally just hit this rocks!
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« Reply #5 on: August 20, 2007 07:07:00 PM »

you...stenciled..th e Atreyu logo...by HAND?!? Shocked And using SCOTCH TAPE?!?  Insane!  I bow to your creativity!  I love Atreyu!  I totally just hit this rocks!

haha i seriously am insane! it took every ounce of patience i have, and i dont have much!!
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