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Topic: Sailor Moon Pumpkin (pic heavy) *now with Template*  (Read 6278 times)
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Ilia
« on: October 24, 2010 06:30:41 PM »

In the name of the Moon, my Pumpkin will punish you Wink





All my supplies. I made the temple in InDesign by taking a Sailor Moon Pic from the interwebz and drawing an oval around it, then gray scaling the whole image out.


My template taped to the pumpkin, I used the punch method (with a pick had from an old carving kit, but an ice pick would work too)


After about an hour of punching out the template and another hour of carving this was my finished product. The pigtails were the hardest part.

Here's a link to the template if you want to make your own Smiley

http://www.megaupload.com/?d=GTHKK61V
« Last Edit: October 26, 2010 05:09:39 AM by Ilia - Reason: Added Carving template » THIS ROCKS   Logged
amalgam
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2010 08:56:01 PM »

Your hard work shines through. I saw this on the homepage and couldn't mistake that silhouette for anyone else. I just finished the Super Awesome Sailor Moon swap (you Moonies out there should check out the gallery Wink), so this just made my day.
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« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2010 09:17:10 PM »

amalgam, you know I couldn't mistake it for anyone else either.  Wink

this is seriously awesome!!!  now I want to make a Sailor Moon pumpkin!!!!!!!!!!!!  Grin
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twiterpert
« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2010 09:46:53 PM »

Awesome, I immediately started thinking of any characters I could carve. Props for the pigtails! Many of my pumpkin carvings have been reattached with toothpicks, I'm quite jealous!
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Just kill him with your awesome.


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« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2010 10:13:15 PM »

Love, love, love!  I squee'd when I saw the thumbnail, but didn't realize it was a pumpkin... Shocked WOW!  I'm majorly impressed with your carving skills.  She is the Pumpkin of Love and Justice, Squash Moon! (Sailor Squash?)  Wink heehee
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Alexus1325
« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2010 05:59:53 AM »

I started laughing out loud, so of course my boyfriend and his brother both said "what?" I read your tagline and they both started laughing as soon as they saw the pic Cheesy Super epic, and I, too, recognized the silhouette immediately!
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Ilia
« Reply #6 on: October 26, 2010 05:15:32 AM »

Thanks guys for all the kind words. I have added a link to the template I made/used in the main post, enjoy  Grin
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Dayman, aa-Aaahhhh!


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« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2010 12:08:40 AM »

PRETTY SOLDIER SAILOR MOON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I loooooove it! Amazing pumpkin <3
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brightshadows
« Reply #8 on: October 27, 2010 07:58:02 PM »

Love It!
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