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pinkpoodle230
« on: July 03, 2012 12:59:48 PM »

Hey everyone!
Im back with my biggest stencil project yet, a patio umbrella! This spurred from wanting a fun colorful umbrella but not wanting to pay the high price tag that comes with seasonal decor. I took a $19 plain umbrella from Rite Aid and armed myself with $8 worth of trusty fabric paints and freezer paper. 10 or so hours later I have this!
Comments and questions welcome!



Heres me by it for scale! Im about 5'6''


and an in progress picture

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« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2012 04:23:51 PM »

So cute!  Love the colors & the design you used Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2012 05:25:15 PM »

Wowzers!  This is SO great!  I've bookmarked & pinned for future reference.  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2012 05:28:18 PM »

Pretty darn rad! Great job...I dig savings, and making something your own. Fabulous!
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« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2012 05:54:07 PM »

This is such an amazing idea!  And fabulous color choices/design, too!
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« Reply #5 on: July 04, 2012 04:07:17 AM »

I can see that also as a canvas to hang on a very large wall. Great design and colors. Love it.
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« Reply #6 on: July 05, 2012 07:07:50 PM »

Thanks so much everyone! It was really fun and rewarding to make something so bright and colorful!
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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2012 07:40:23 PM »

I bet this looks amazing outside in the greenery! Well done!
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« Reply #8 on: July 10, 2012 01:04:15 PM »

 Shocked Wowza, that's stunning! Absolutely beautiful job, I love both the colors and the design! Perfect for drinking some lemonade underneath!  Wink
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Awesome! Thanks for the how-to pics, too- you got a "rocks"!
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