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« on: October 25, 2010 09:35:07 AM »

My boyfriend's birthday is the beginning of December and the Christmas will spring up on me in no time.  I have all my ideas (silk screen ties [day-glo pterodactyl!  anyone?], a pillow with his face on one side and mine on another based on a link his friend posted on good ole' facebook, and a beer mug w/ an etching.)
I'm having issues w/ the mug though.  His favorite video game is silent hill but I know very little about it but I want to use that as the theme.  I just can't find any good images, logos, ect that are simple enough to do an etching with (especially since I haven't actually done it before.) 
Or even any other small ideas to round everything out.  He likes video games, horror movies, beer, metal, cooking...

« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2010 08:17:32 AM »

why don't you try etching this image?
It's the save point of Silent Hill, I don't know how to etch glasses so I can't tell if it's hard or not. Maybe it is because it's a circle. So I thought maybe this was easier?
The Umbrella logo from Resident Evil, if he likes that game!
Hope it helps!  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2010 08:54:34 AM »

Perfect!  I was looking for something just like this!  He does like Resident Evil also.  Maybe I should make a pair of glasses.  I don't think etching is difficult but I decided on some glass paint instead...  Thank you!

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