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« on: September 11, 2008 10:16:24 AM »

This is a shirt I was going to use for the Harry Potter movie release in November. Seeing as it's now set for NEXT August (I hate so many things about this), I wanted to go ahead and do something different with the shirt. So I dug up a sketch I had done, and ended up re-sketching it onto the shirt (the original sketch was like, 5x7, so it had to be resized) and then painting over it with fabric paint. It's the first time I've ever done this, so I'm kind of pleased with myself.



So you can see the arm going into my armpit. Heehee.  Tongue


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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2008 10:33:19 AM »

Yay octopus. I think the drawing really suits the colour of the t-shirt.
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2008 10:33:49 AM »

That looks so awesome!!  I can't believe you hand-paited it - it looks almost store bought!  I loooove the fact that the one arm goes into your armpit - haha.  LOVE IT!  Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2008 10:40:20 AM »

soooo cute! looks great  Smiley i love the octopus & the color of the shirt.
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« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2008 12:50:50 PM »

That's a great shirt, love it!
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« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2008 01:01:48 PM »

Thanks everybody! It was a weird coloured shirt. I originally was going to put "Voldy's Gone Moldy" from Harry Potter on it.... hence the green colour... but when I changed my mind, I was like, what is going to look good on lime green?
I think it suits.  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: September 11, 2008 02:07:27 PM »

Absolutely LOVE it!!
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