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Topic: Epic Totoro Door  (Read 1723 times)
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« on: February 05, 2013 06:14:11 PM »

I spent most of my day today working on this!

This is the door to the nursery I am presently working on.

To create this, first I measured the door. Then, I covered it in conTact paper (This tutorial taught me how:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=292952.msg3329977#msg3329977 ).
After that, I sketched out the giant Totoro in pencil, inked it with a sharpie, and went to town colouring it in with crayons!
Here it is before I coloured:

The hardest part was working above my head, and smoothing out all of the wrinkles. They kind of blended in.
Here's my hand, for perspective on it's hugeness:

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« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2013 07:49:39 AM »

Wow very cool! You totally nailed it.


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« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2013 06:16:51 AM »

Thank you!
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