A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you have an idea for improving the Craftster swap process?  Suggest and discuss it here on the Talk About The Swap Process board.
Total Members: 298,791
Currently Running With Scissors:
447 Guests and 8 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 ... 18 19 [20] 21 22 ... 30
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Pick-n-Choose Rnd 3  (Read 24683 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
ShesAZombie
And the Zydrate gun goes somewhere against my anatomy...
Offline Offline

Posts: 269
Joined: 19-Dec-2008

DeathStar DriveBy


View Profile
« Reply #190 on: October 07, 2009 05:37:03 AM »

ditto on wisting the silhouette picture - thats just gorgeous!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

when I saw the future,
the geeks were right.
Tero
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Craftito ergo sum...
Offline Offline

Posts: 2612
Joined: 15-Jan-2008

Do your dream


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #191 on: October 07, 2009 12:28:25 PM »

Hello to all Smiley Everyone's packages have been so wonderful in this swap!!
My partner received a few days ago but she is SUPER busy right now so ask if I could post pictures of her box so here goes. Smiley I would like to say she was super easy to craft for as I really liked all of her subjects too. She had Trees, leaves, circles, dragonflies and small birds.
Here is her over all package


For trees I saw this paper cutting on her wist and just happened to know where to get it from. My best friend is a paper cutting nut so I am on the look out for her all the time. So this one was just purchased and I would never have the patience or talent to do this. Smiley



Next is leaves. I really like how this turned out if I do say so myself. I used homespun yarn to embroider. It ended up making the fern look real to me at least. It is not so easy to embroider with. If you want to try it just use small strands at a time. It goes really fast though because it is so big. I crocheted the border with just a half double.



The back is brown corduroy


Next was circles. I saw a purse almost like this on her wist and that was my inspiration. The bag itself is felted wool from a recycled sweater. The circles are wool felt, velvet and leather. The centers are vintage buttons.



Next was dragonflies. I stained this book box with pickle stain several time and then wood burned the design. Then I went back and added the drawing and color with oil pencil.



The sides and bottom are gold and there is tiny gold accents on the front and side as well. None of these pictures showed the colors quite right.


Last was small birds. I found this really pretty bird fabric early on so I made her two bags. One is a Japanese sling bag. Made with the bird fabric and recycled jeans. The other is a grocery bag.




sorry about the side ways picture guys. Smiley

Last was just a few extras that I found





I did make the bookmarks though and added the leaf and dragonfly to each of them to match her choices. Smiley
It was so much fun crafting for you Lisa and I am very happy you liked it all. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I meant what I said and I said what I meant, an elephant's faithful 100%. Horton
lunamadre
« Reply #192 on: October 07, 2009 12:53:47 PM »

Tero, everything is gorgeous....LOVE the pillow, purse and book box!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

edelC
Tutorial Contributor

Offline Offline

Posts: 4465
Joined: 20-Jun-2006

find love everywhere


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #193 on: October 07, 2009 12:56:24 PM »

wow Tero, awesome package, everything is so gorgeous, Love the fern
THIS ROCKS   Logged

noooitaremybirthday
Tutorial Contributor

You don't have to type the whole thing...Call me Nooo :D
Offline Offline

Posts: 2199
Joined: 12-Apr-2009

I've gone through like 5 gluesticks this week...


View Profile WWW
« Reply #194 on: October 07, 2009 01:16:07 PM »

that circles bag is gorgeous!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

lindyv321
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 8481
Joined: 28-Mar-2008

That is sooo Craftastic!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #195 on: October 07, 2009 03:09:09 PM »

Tero as always your package is fabulous!  I have added the pillow to my fave projects.  It is gorgeous!  The purse is also really cute.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

TheSapphireMoon
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

It's like a vacation for the mind, to leave the body behind...
Offline Offline

Posts: 8036
Joined: 22-Feb-2008

Rockin' the baubles all around town...


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #196 on: October 07, 2009 06:47:07 PM »

Tero, LOVE that pillow!  And the circles purse and bird purse are both adorable as well Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

~ ♥ Zoe ♥ ~

In need of rainbow fabrics for a Teesha Moore tote, PM me to swap!

ETSY
http://thesapphiremoon.etsy.com
PINTEREST
http://www.pinterest.com/thesapphiremoon

Shop The Swap 62
50 Projects 2012
EnginerdLisa
« Reply #197 on: October 07, 2009 06:52:36 PM »

The fern does look real, I was amazed.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Penny: Oh, wow! A girl scientist!
Leslie Winkle: Yup. Come for the breasts. Stay for the brains.

My Blog (which I suck at keeping up with): Living Lisa
Liralen
Offline Offline

Posts: 380
Joined: 06-Jun-2009

"What a crazy random happenstance."


View Profile WWW
« Reply #198 on: October 07, 2009 07:29:08 PM »

The fern pillow and the dragonfly book are amazing.  So is the tree cut out.  Great things.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"Follow your inner moonlight, don't hide the madness."  -- Allen Ginsberg

http://musedcreations.blogspot.com
QueenNinjaMonkey
Offline Offline

Posts: 2020
Joined: 28-Dec-2008

Write that down in your pirate pad.


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #199 on: October 07, 2009 08:12:09 PM »

I love the circles purse!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Pinterest

150 Projects In 2014
41/150
My List
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 ... 18 19 [20] 21 22 ... 30 Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Museum Scenes
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Macro or Close-Up Pictures
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Landscape Scenes
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Kids or Pets Pictures
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Indoor or Party Scenes
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Sherlock Matchbox
@Home This Weekend: Bottlecap Magnets
Tute Tuesday: Dark Chocolate Bacon Pecan Pie

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.