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Topic: Metalocalypse Murderface Needlebook  (Read 2383 times)
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« on: May 07, 2008 01:08:39 PM »

My fabulous partner Ghilie had mentioned she wanted a needlebook in the Adult Swim swap, so I had to oblige with the most brutal needlebook ever, Murder Needles! I decided to post it up as a separate project, as that was the first thing I had really made large-scale with felt and it was learning how to make a new thing, so I was happy with how it turned out.

I did Murderface's murder-face and murder-fro in felt, and then made a tiny freezer paper stencil for the facial details. I stenciled the text on the felt, and then sandwiched some cardboard on either side and steam-a-seamed it all together. This was sadly before I had any of the web stuff and I did it all with the 1/4 inch stuff, hopefully it will survive! I then just put a skull bead on a photoclip and attached it to close, just to give it a more 'metal' vibe.

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« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2008 01:28:17 PM »

I love the detail of the skull bead and photoclip - genius! Well done. Although you've probably figured it out by now having finished your first big felt project...felt is terribly addictive!! Grin

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« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2008 01:28:52 PM »

That's so awesome!! *sigh* I love crafty Metalocalypse fans!

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« Reply #3 on: May 07, 2008 01:53:41 PM »

I absolutely love it! So clever and Murderface is my favorite! Grin

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you rock. Grin
« Reply #5 on: May 30, 2008 02:15:24 AM »

That is awesome!  Shocked
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« Reply #6 on: May 30, 2008 08:46:59 AM »

Holy Brutality! I love Metalocalypse and I love sewing. This is freaking awesome!

« Reply #7 on: June 01, 2008 09:52:08 AM »

Thats hilarious! I love it!  You should email a pic of it to the adult swim guys and see if they put it on the air.
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« Reply #8 on: June 01, 2008 09:55:39 AM »

Heh..thanks, guys! There are so many awesomely brutal Adult Swim crafts on craftster. We should do another adult swim swap! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=238927.0 is the gallery from the last one.
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« Reply #9 on: June 19, 2008 11:06:20 AM »

ADULT SWIM SWAP! how did I miss that? I'm such a lame ass, thats all I watch. If there is another I am so in! I  love the needle book, thats too funny!

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