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Topic: Dirty (update): FINISHED stencil of my muddy sister!  (Read 1176 times)
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« on: September 10, 2007 12:31:51 PM »

OMG! its only my second ever stencil.  Ha, can you say I like challenges!  I hope she loves it as much as I do!!!!
Used freezer paper.  I want to marry freezer paper. (and its intentionaly mottled. i stipled it with a stiff brush)



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« Reply #1 on: September 10, 2007 10:34:57 PM »

Thats an awesome job for only your second stencil! I dont have the patience for one that detailed!
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« Reply #2 on: September 10, 2007 10:37:31 PM »

Wow thats neat.
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« Reply #3 on: September 10, 2007 10:41:43 PM »

Oh wow ... it's so detailed!!
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« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2007 08:15:10 AM »

I like it. The mottling looks great.
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« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2007 08:18:24 AM »

using a makeshift light box was my saving grace...that and a little prozac will make you want to stencil the Sistine Chapel! LOL

I used a small crate and a disassembled shop lamp to make the light box.  My Cutting board is cloudy white, so it was perfect.  Except when I had the bulb too upright and hubby was helping and pushed down too hard cutting and now i have a melted hole in my board.  Undecided    Its still usable though, and it was a valuable lesson learned.

with such a detailed stencil though, its a one time use only.  all those tiny spots ripped right off when i peeled it off...even when the paint wasnt all dry.  

She loves it, btw!

and here is the picture it is from.
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Annabelle Ann
« Reply #6 on: September 15, 2007 11:15:48 PM »

Wow, that's so cool!
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