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: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 302,597
Currently Running With Scissors:
748 Guests and 27 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: Collection of Sci Fi/Fantasy Full Moon Trees (Vampires, Faeries Aliens oh my!)  (Read 2413 times)
Tags for this thread: tree_of_life  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
phoenixfiredesigns
~* The Amazing Miss M! *~
Online Online

Posts: 5097
Joined: 12-Apr-2007

(That crazy Tree of Life Pendant girl)


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: June 12, 2013 01:00:06 PM »

I work so much in the realistic, I decided instead to make a collection of whimsical, Sci Fi/Fantasy-inspired full moon trees instead. I wanted pieces that were dream-like, or could be found on another planet, or maybe in some deep corner of Faerie. All of them use bright, bold, vivid colors.





This one I made because I was thinking about True Blood coming back. The popularity of the modern, dark and romantic vampire was my inspiration, celebrating the night sky.




This one I thought of a mermaid and this crowning jewel in her underwater treasure chest, reflecting the Caribbean blue seas of her home.



For this one I dreamed of some Faerie noble woman, resplendent in her gown of gossamer, wearing the royal colors at the gala ball.




For this, I envisioned some far, alien world with magenta skies ablaze with a pink moon.




And lastly, this one was closer to home; a piece of midnight sky encircling a blue moon.


*chuckles* As you can see, I let my imagination roam with these pieces! Grin It was fun to do something so outside the box and colorful and fantastic just for the sake of being wonderous and different.

What kind of fantasy or sci fi things would you create? What do you see when you see these pieces? I told you my inspiration but the wonderful thing about dreamscapes is that they can be anything! What imaginary setting did I forget to include and what should I do next? I'm having great fun with them!

As always, thoughts welcome!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

{ Like what I post? It's likely for sale! Etsy Storefront: http://phoenixfiredesigns.etsy.com }

{ My Blog: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog || LIKE PFD http://facebook.com/PhoenixFireDesigns }

{ Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/missmturner/ }
mama24boyz
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

AND1GIRL!!
Online Online

Posts: 3682
Joined: 09-May-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2013 01:02:46 PM »

These are awesome Pfd!!  I can't decide a fave, tho the red and purple ones really stand out.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I absolutely love love quilts, do you think an afghan is a fair trade for a quilt? I'd love to swap!
Etsy
Pinterest
Mamas Creations on Facebook
Bobbysgirl
« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2013 01:07:27 PM »

These are wonderful. I especially  love the descriptions of each of them - they all fit so well!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Taramor
« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2013 01:15:38 PM »

Love them. Hard to pick a favourite, but maybe the last one. It makes me remember fall or early winter-nights from my childhood - darkness came early, and sometimes my siblings and I were allowed to go out and play in the moonlight. The moonshine made the places we knew so well in daylight, truly magical.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

LadybugsAndBumblebees
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Online Online

Posts: 4899
Joined: 18-Dec-2009


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2013 01:54:13 PM »

Just when I think there can be no more variations on the TOL necklaces, you ALWAYS surprise me!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 27246
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: June 12, 2013 02:00:18 PM »

Lovely--I do think they have a dream quality about them!  I feel the same way about the red/magenta one...it is my favorite!  It feels other worldly!  So beautiful...

My hubby, however, thought it looked like a bloodshot eye...Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I Sew Cute
Jewelry and Trinkets Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I'm a Fanatic Friend of Craftster!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6996
Joined: 08-Apr-2008

Take me to the kittens!!! >^.^<


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: June 12, 2013 04:31:44 PM »

I'm loving your new colors! The descriptions are so creative too!  Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out Trinkets & Jewelry! Wink
pinterest
blog
twitter
etsy
JenniferSavage
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 353
Joined: 18-Feb-2013


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: June 12, 2013 06:04:47 PM »

These are wonderful! I love the colors of each and the descriptions to go with them!  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"I can make that!" has been the start of more misadventures than I can count Cheesy
Pinterest - http://pinterest.com/ShesASavage

My username was previously MyBabyIsACommunist!
phoenixfiredesigns
~* The Amazing Miss M! *~
Online Online

Posts: 5097
Joined: 12-Apr-2007

(That crazy Tree of Life Pendant girl)


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: June 12, 2013 06:11:40 PM »

Thanks everybody!! It's really fun doing something different and "outside the box" with something so otherwise familiar. Cheesy I'm thrilled that you guys like them as much as I do too. Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

{ Like what I post? It's likely for sale! Etsy Storefront: http://phoenixfiredesigns.etsy.com }

{ My Blog: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog || LIKE PFD http://facebook.com/PhoenixFireDesigns }

{ Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/missmturner/ }
bookstorebabe
Offline Offline

Posts: 2805
Joined: 11-Oct-2006

Girl Genius! Kaja&Phil Foglio


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: June 12, 2013 10:30:49 PM »

Awesome, as always! I don't know which one I like best!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If you're going to go for tech that doesn't exist,think Willy Wonka,not Hoover!" Firefairy@ craftster
http://StudioLTD@etsy.com. Coupon code summerfun  50%
http://www.pinterest.com/studioltd60/
SiFi Mom
Offline Offline

Posts: 2339
Joined: 18-Nov-2008

I own too many beads!


View Profile
« Reply #10 on: June 13, 2013 05:54:39 AM »

I love the inspiration you used for each of these pieces.  It makes each one all the more special.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

SiFi Mom, aka Nancy
Crafting is my mental therapy!
EasyMeWorld
Creativity is Divine!
Offline Offline

Posts: 29
Joined: 14-Mar-2012


View Profile WWW
« Reply #11 on: June 13, 2013 08:40:11 AM »

These are BEAUTIFUL! Great job.  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

You are welcome to visit my crafty little world. Smiley
 http://www.youtube.com/user/EasyMeWorld
Krafty_Karasu
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

call me KK :)
Offline Offline

Posts: 4766
Joined: 20-Jun-2008

peace, love & candy corn!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #12 on: June 17, 2013 10:45:07 PM »

even though I'm not a True Blood fan, I am a vampire fan, so my favorite has to be that red and black one.  Grin  though the mermaid one is really pretty too.  but of course they're all awesome.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Will swap for ceramic bisque steer skulls!
Always in need of things like these!!!
Found another soup of acrylic, seed, glass, wood, polymer, metal, and shell beads!  PM me if you want to swap!!
LOTS of fabric available too!!
spikefan
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3666
Joined: 13-Aug-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #13 on: June 18, 2013 11:54:22 AM »

Beautiful! I especially love the red, purple and blue ones.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

DragonChilde
Offline Offline

Posts: 165
Joined: 16-Jun-2013

Head of Slytherin House


View Profile
« Reply #14 on: June 21, 2013 08:25:43 AM »

I really like the way you included descriptions, they really fit each piece! I particularly like the mermaid inspired one.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Don't shed a tear for me/I stand alone/This path of destiny/Is all my own ~Blackmore's Night "Olde Village Lanterne"
Spring Harry Potter Craftalong
phoenixfiredesigns
~* The Amazing Miss M! *~
Online Online

Posts: 5097
Joined: 12-Apr-2007

(That crazy Tree of Life Pendant girl)


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #15 on: June 21, 2013 09:22:31 AM »

Thanks guys!! It's fun to be inventive in a different way from normal and coming up with new inspirations was a definitely enjoyable creative exercise! Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

{ Like what I post? It's likely for sale! Etsy Storefront: http://phoenixfiredesigns.etsy.com }

{ My Blog: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog || LIKE PFD http://facebook.com/PhoenixFireDesigns }

{ Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/missmturner/ }
StringingFool
Everything goes better with beads.
Offline Offline

Posts: 185
Joined: 22-Mar-2010

View Profile
« Reply #16 on: June 22, 2013 11:16:15 AM »

Oh, these are such fun! I love the fantasy theme!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Outside of a dog, a book is Man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read. - Groucho Marx
m4keshiftmichelle
« Reply #17 on: June 25, 2013 10:56:10 AM »

These are beautiful. Your photos are also amazing!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
PixieSkull
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Glittery Macabre
Offline Offline

Posts: 3848
Joined: 13-Oct-2004

Nat 20! Woot!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #18 on: June 26, 2013 06:47:01 PM »

So pretty!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

~*My Etsy Shop*~
I'm a level 9 rouge, b***h!
I do personal swaps!
Mysterydealmichelle
« Reply #19 on: June 26, 2013 08:49:25 PM »

Love these!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Etsy Shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/mysterydealmichelle

"Like" my Facebook Page for recent updates and Coupon Codes for my Etsy Shop
http://www.facebook.com/mysterydealmichelle
TrishaLouise
« Reply #20 on: July 05, 2013 06:37:17 AM »

These trees are awesome!  Thank you for sharing Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Hi, my name is Trisha and I am a craftaholic.
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 3 [All] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Southern Fried Chicken Gravy Recipe
Great Dagwood Style Sandwich Recipe
Tangy Garlic Sirloin Steak Bites Recipe
Southern Cornbread with Sage Casserole Recipe
Crock Pot Eye of Round Roast Recipe
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

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.