A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 297,564
Currently Running With Scissors:
467 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Black & White Animal Mugs  (Read 5596 times)
Tags for this thread: mug , animal , featured_project , craftster_best_of_2013  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
cinnamon teal
« on: May 03, 2013 11:47:37 AM »

I just got these out of the kiln last night. They're based on the different animal species that like to hang out in my backyard. Smiley I'd love to know what you think! And which one is your favorite?









THIS ROCKS   Logged

alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 28623
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2013 12:00:13 PM »

All of them...  Grin

Just beautiful...the doilies --how is that done?
« Last Edit: May 03, 2013 12:00:44 PM by alwaysinmyroom » THIS ROCKS   Logged

50 Projects in 2014
123/150
PINTEREST
Will swap for art
GlassKicker
« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2013 12:09:23 PM »

These are lovely - and your backyard must be AMAZING!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

lindyv321
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 7960
Joined: 28-Mar-2008

That is sooo Craftastic!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2013 12:45:19 PM »

These turned out AMAZING!  I love the birds. 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

waterbaby
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 955
Joined: 12-Mar-2004


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2013 12:45:53 PM »

Beautiful!  Looks like there's the animals have some etched dimensionality -- yes?  You mentioned you were doing sgraffito on the cup that showed up in the LV swap thread....  And on the assumption that you're using doilies for the rest of the design, how do you do the stenciling without either leaving an impression of the doily or smearing the black glaze?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Bobomom
« Reply #5 on: May 03, 2013 12:47:17 PM »

Those are gorgeous! I especially love the squirrel and rabbit!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
calixita
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 604
Joined: 01-Mar-2011

thought I heard a saxophone; I'm drunk on the moon


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2013 01:08:01 PM »

So sweet!!  The squirrel is my favorite!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

BeaG
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3361
Joined: 31-Jul-2005

Hi from Belgium!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2013 02:05:17 PM »

Aaaaw, I love them!
And I cannot pick a favorit, because I think they are each equally amazing.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

jo_mama
call me jo.
Offline Offline

Posts: 1061
Joined: 26-May-2011

no stone throwing regardless of housing situation


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: May 03, 2013 02:12:04 PM »

I think the bunny one wants to come live at my house!  They're just lovely.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

check out my pins pinterest.com/josasser
and my websites josasser.com and splendidhandmade.com
jexxican
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 4583
Joined: 14-Aug-2009


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: May 03, 2013 02:25:40 PM »

Those are pretty rad. Doilies! Don't know how you did it but they;re genius! And yes, your backyard must be amazing! The only animals I ever see in my backyard are a dog, some pigeons, and my kids. Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"The perplexity of life arises from there being too many interesting things in it for us to be interested properly in any of them."
- G. K. Chesterton

A clean house is a sign of a wasted life.

It's much more fun, this growing down. -RIP Uncle Shelby-
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Two Ways to Style an Alexander McQueen Top
From Preppy to Rocker-Chic Style
How to Make DIY Bowties
How to Correctly Tuck In a Shirt
How To Wear Midi Skirts This Summer
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Banana Pudding
@Home This Weekend: Seed Packet Gifts
Cooking: Honey Month

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.