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Topic: Recon,Reuse,Revamp Disneyland to Steampunk  (Read 10548 times)
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« Reply #20 on: July 20, 2009 08:00:01 PM »

That's wickedly awesome. Seems a trip to the mum's might be in order soon...
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« Reply #21 on: July 21, 2009 07:42:30 AM »

I love what you did with it! I remember sitting there for silhouettes at Disneyland and thinking it took an ETERNITY! I also thought that all the noses looked the same on every silhouette.

We don't live anywhere close to Disneyland and my girls are 2 so sitting still isn't an artform we've mastered yet. However, I do know that you can turn a profile into a silhouette very easily in Photoshop. I was thinking about doing this, and now I've got some serious inspiration from yours to get it done!

Thanks, your piece is gorgeous!
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« Reply #22 on: July 21, 2009 08:19:36 AM »

Thanks!  The photoshop idea is great.

 I have also seen a tutorial somewhere where you just take pictures of the profile that you want, develop them, then cut it out and use it as a template and cut the silhouette out of card stock.  Photoshop would be easier though.  Grin
We should totally put this over on the craft-along-thread!
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« Reply #23 on: July 21, 2009 01:25:00 PM »

Wow, This is an amazing project! I really love this! You did such an amazing job!
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« Reply #24 on: July 21, 2009 02:24:27 PM »

I really like how this turned out. The original looks really boring before you added all the character to it.
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« Reply #25 on: July 22, 2009 01:09:43 PM »

This is so beautiful! I really love it, and the steampunk feel to it is great! <3
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« Reply #26 on: July 26, 2009 08:35:46 AM »

What a gorgeous silhouette! I've always love silhouettes (and yes, of course, my parents made me sit through one as well), but I agree that they're just a bit bland. I wonder how well this would work on inkjet printable fabrics. Hmm... Definitely a very inspiring post! Thanks for sharing all your steps, too.
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« Reply #27 on: July 28, 2009 08:42:52 AM »

thanks! and you're welcome! Grin
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« Reply #28 on: July 31, 2009 08:55:21 PM »

Congratulations! You won the challenge!
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« Reply #29 on: August 01, 2009 04:33:55 AM »

WOW!  Thanks Guys! Grin
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