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« on: November 29, 2008 02:31:58 PM »

So, some of you may remember me as green_day_gurl_ (I made the Van Gogh converse here:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=39772.0 )
I went on kind of a hiatus for a few years, but I'm back and have a brand new screenname!  Still been crafting all the while, though  Wink

And now I present to you three of my latest projects


Here's one of my latest projects--cheap shoes from Wal Mart, some acrylic paint, and black sharpies, and voila!












The second and third pairs were of black, low top converse that belong to my cousins, Lexie (13) and Mariah (12).
They had seen my "Silver Lining" flats and wanted THEIR shoes painted when I went up to CT (they live in CT, I live in FL) for 4 days.....yeah, lots of pressure, and I was scared to death that I was going to mess them up, but they wound up loving them.
Both were done with acrylic paint and glitter glue.


Here are Lexie's:








And Mariah's (my personal favorite):


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« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2008 02:39:31 PM »

very nice!

i like them all  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: November 29, 2008 02:49:11 PM »

I really love the second and third pair you did for the girls.
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« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2008 04:09:45 PM »

Totally awesome!
I'm in love with the first pair! <3
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« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2009 11:55:45 AM »

wow, they're all super cute,
I'd love to have some like these =)
I like the galaxy ones most, they're gorgeous!
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« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2009 03:10:42 PM »

I love the fireworks pair.  They're all awesome!
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« Reply #6 on: April 12, 2009 06:09:40 PM »

'd do anything to able to paint like that! wow your shoes are amazing!
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2009 12:08:01 PM »

I like all of them Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: May 14, 2009 11:09:53 AM »

i love all of them but i love the silver lining shoes just a tiny bit more ^^

its so simple and cute  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: May 16, 2009 03:05:35 PM »

great job,
I especially love the 1st pair.
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« Reply #10 on: May 17, 2009 10:21:08 PM »

Wonderful job.
I absolutely love the 1st pair.
This will change the way I shoe shop!
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« Reply #11 on: May 11, 2011 04:31:46 PM »

I know you posted this like forever ago, but I just found them.  ^_^  They are so friggin' cute!  I'm pretty sure the first pair is my favorite!  Even though I do love the firework ones.  My husband is working on getting his pyrotechnic license so he can shoot off fireworks AND get paid for it.  Those firework shoes would be awesome to make for him.  What kind of paint did you use on these?  And how well did they hold up after wearing? 
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« Reply #12 on: May 15, 2011 08:23:56 AM »

I love all of them, especially the fireworks one! I'm so going to try something like this with an old pair of chucks.
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