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Topic: Knitting a comic book page...very slowly. *Update! Panel 2~!*  (Read 19523 times)
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« Reply #70 on: November 30, 2008 12:21:47 PM »

woah...completely WOAH!!!  Shocked Shocked Shocked

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« Reply #71 on: December 04, 2008 08:35:19 AM »

Thanks for the update. All I can say is WOW!

How's your sanity holding up?  Grin
« Reply #72 on: December 04, 2008 09:45:47 AM »

Thanks for the update. All I can say is WOW!

How's your sanity holding up?  Grin

Not so good right now! I don't really get to bed before 2 AM from now until the end of the semester. And I sleep in my studio a lot  Undecided  But, just three weeks left. I'll be sure to post my finished pieces.

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« Reply #73 on: December 04, 2008 11:41:43 AM »

*sends supply of sanity-enriched-chocolates to bleachrainbow*

Hopefully these will help.  Grin
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« Reply #74 on: December 15, 2008 03:07:41 PM »

I just showed this to my 9 year old daughter who loves comic books and both her and I are extremely impressed.  The talent on this forum amazes me!
« Reply #75 on: December 18, 2008 06:47:16 AM »

Basically, I take the image, scan it into the computer, then resize it to how ever many stitches wide I need (ex: 125 pixels wide = 125 stitches wide) Then I opened up a new layer and redrew the picture pixel by pixel in two tones (trust me, the resize looks pretty awful by itself, and you get a lot more control this way) I used to do some pixel art, so I'm used to working that small. Then you size it back up to however big you want to print it (make sure it's not being resampled though, you want to keep all those sharp edges) and make a grid over top of it so you can count each block.

I'm using photoshope, but I'm sure something else could be used

I'm just a simple little knitter.  Is there a site where I could use a scanned picture and get a pixelated image?  I have very little, if any, artistic ability.

By the way, your talents amaze me.
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« Reply #76 on: February 06, 2009 05:50:17 PM »


Craftster Best of 2008!


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