A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 306,074
Currently Running With Scissors:
512 Guests and 17 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: TOS Star Trek Tricorder Purse :D  (Read 9417 times)
Tags for this thread: purse , tricorder , star_trek  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
smashu
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1108
Joined: 04-Nov-2007

punk rock meets saturday morning cartoons..


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: August 18, 2011 07:42:45 PM »

Last year for Fan Expo I created 5 Star Trek - The Original Series skants for my lovely cosplay group of ladies! Inspired by my design adventures of converting 2D objects to 3D and vice versa, I decided to convert the Tricorder worn in the show into a "flat" purse!

Made from vinyl, holographic spandex, rivets and random materials for the embellishment details. The hardest part of this was screening the silver details on the vinyl. The paint didn't particularly like the vinyl and the butcher's paper I was using to make the outlines was not adhering properly or creating the seal with the fabric! Whewf. In the end it all worked out though Smiley So happy with this creation!

This is me fooling around during a shoot with the bag in action lol Smiley
« Last Edit: August 21, 2011 08:22:53 AM by smashu » THIS ROCKS   Logged

-Smashu :[    ♥   My blog! http://smashworks.blogspot.com/    ♥   Pinterest   ♥   Projects 2012(114)

In progress:   ♥   50+ Projects 2013(Cool
Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2011 02:19:33 AM »

I love it, I think it is a really cool bag to take. It made me smile that you were wearing red too. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Look twice, buy once. Nooooo
Look twice, decide I can make one instead.
BossyLibraryLady
Resident Gorgon
Offline Offline

Posts: 77
Joined: 01-Aug-2007


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2011 04:51:43 AM »

I may have let out a girly squeal of delight upon seeing the preview picture of your bag- it's fantastic! You've done Wah Chang proud. Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"Glitter is like the herpes of craft supplies. Once it's on you, prepare to have it on you FOREVER." -Demetri Martin
Sphynxz
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2011 03:56:44 PM »

Wow! That is amazing! I'm currently going through the original series on Netflix...more than half way done. This is too cool for words. WOW!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
smashu
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1108
Joined: 04-Nov-2007

punk rock meets saturday morning cartoons..


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2011 08:34:03 AM »

I love it, I think it is a really cool bag to take. It made me smile that you were wearing red too. Smiley
Thank you! I loved using the red, but damn did we get alot of flack from people that knew about red shirts! lol
I may have let out a girly squeal of delight upon seeing the preview picture of your bag- it's fantastic! You've done Wah Chang proud. Grin
Yay, thank you so much! That is a huge compliment Cheesy
Wow! That is amazing! I'm currently going through the original series on Netflix...more than half way done. This is too cool for words. WOW!
Honestly I've been considering getting Netflix just for that reason! lol (and Batman 1966) Thank you for the praise Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

-Smashu :[    ♥   My blog! http://smashworks.blogspot.com/    ♥   Pinterest   ♥   Projects 2012(114)

In progress:   ♥   50+ Projects 2013(Cool
Notagirlymom
« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2011 04:04:28 AM »

OMG..I want one of those. LOL I LOVE it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My normal seems crazy, weird, freakish to other people. And that's ok. I dont want to be "normal". I'm not broken. I don't need to be "fixed".
smashu
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1108
Joined: 04-Nov-2007

punk rock meets saturday morning cartoons..


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: September 06, 2011 07:20:53 AM »

OMG..I want one of those. LOL I LOVE it!
hehe Cheesy Thank you!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

-Smashu :[    ♥   My blog! http://smashworks.blogspot.com/    ♥   Pinterest   ♥   Projects 2012(114)

In progress:   ♥   50+ Projects 2013(Cool
Notagirlymom
« Reply #7 on: September 06, 2011 07:42:43 AM »

I'm kinda a Spock fan and I could totally see myself at a convention in my blue shirt with this around my shoulder.

Live long and prosper.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My normal seems crazy, weird, freakish to other people. And that's ok. I dont want to be "normal". I'm not broken. I don't need to be "fixed".
kjlutz
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I am woman watch me grow!
Offline Offline

Posts: 5852
Joined: 23-May-2007

I've got a smile on my face & trees all around me


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: September 06, 2011 12:04:05 PM »

Looks great.  And like you have a lot of fun using it.

Great job.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Sometimes you get to change the world, and other times the world changes you.

The only PhD I earned stands for Pretty Happy Dropout! Now starting new adventures!
krisjo
« Reply #9 on: September 06, 2011 01:56:09 PM »

Oh wow. That is probably the coolest bag I have ever seen. Love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Making Pom Poms
Your Dog Oughta Be In Pictures
Meatless Monday: Spicy White Bean Dip

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.