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Topic: Challenge 29 entry: HARLEY QUINN (BATMAN) SKATEBOARD  (Read 20961 times)
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« Reply #10 on: July 03, 2008 08:39:33 PM »

If it wasn't from a Bruce Timm illustration as inspiration...I would've guessed it was inspired by illustrator Shane Glines. This Rocks! Gotta love Harley! Wink You did a beautiful job with her!

Shane was actually Bruce's protege for a while and did the character designs for Batman:The Animated Series and other Batman shows.  ^_^  I'm a HUGE fan of both of them, and have a great original Harley sketch from Bruce. 

I'm loving the skateboard!  I can't believe how nice it turned out.  I would have thought it was a professional print job if I didn't know better.  This is definately at the top of my list for this challenge!
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« Reply #11 on: July 03, 2008 09:19:54 PM »

I LOVE Miss. Quinn. She's always been my favorite Batman character. Wonderful paint job. I dont skate, but i would for this board!
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« Reply #12 on: July 03, 2008 09:29:47 PM »

Great job!  It looks very professional.  What kind of paints did you use?
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« Reply #13 on: July 03, 2008 09:38:48 PM »

HARLEY! My favourite cartoon character!!!

They need to bring her out on a new Batman to the big screen.

I always loved the things she used to call the joker... PUDDIN'!
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« Reply #14 on: July 04, 2008 12:42:05 AM »

wanna have it! wanna have it! Awesome!
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« Reply #15 on: July 04, 2008 12:49:38 AM »

that is absolutely awesome!! i painted a skateboard once and i totally forgot about it til i saw this, youve inspired me to try it again!!
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« Reply #16 on: July 04, 2008 08:01:05 AM »

I LOVE HARLEY!!!...hence my avatar hee hee. It's so awesome seeing more Harley stuff on craftster, awesome work! It looks great!
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« Reply #17 on: July 04, 2008 09:27:12 AM »

Great job!  It looks very professional.  What kind of paints did you use?

I primed first with a spray primer (after sanding like crazy, of course), then I used good ol' acrylic (not the watery craft stuff, though, the acrylics for painting canvasses etc.) Then I did some spots of important detail with permanent marker, then I varnished with a water-based varnish that wouldn't eat my marker or paint.  A word to the wise: be careful with your varnish choices, and esp. make sure you test any paint and markers on a scrap of the same material you're painting on (ie. I tested my markers and paint under the varnish on a scrap of wood, since this board is wood). I had to test a bunch of brands of markers to get one that wouldn't run when the varnish hit it. And a special secret tip: markers and acrylic paints need three days to "set" and stop off-gassing, so DON'T apply varnish to anything that is less than three days' painted. You can ruin something really special.
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I am always open to personal swaps...I'm always on the lookout for new bags, shawls, punk/steampunk accessories, Altoids tins, etc. As a professional illustrator/fine artist, I can offer something crafty, or something more artsy. Let's talk!
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« Reply #18 on: July 04, 2008 11:39:28 AM »

I hit this rocks.

I have a bamboo sector 9 board I've been meaning to paint.
Maybe I should get on that.

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« Reply #19 on: July 04, 2008 12:01:16 PM »

I absolutlely love Harley Quinn. You did a fantastic job with this! XD Makes me want to go out and paint my brothers skateboard.
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