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: If you see a project that you think is awesome and deserves to be a featured project, you can click the THIS ROCKS button to nominate it!
Total Members: 302,342
Currently Running With Scissors:
599 Guests and 17 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Monster Madness  (Read 2408 times)
Tags for this thread: monster  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
kwality570
« on: September 23, 2013 06:03:14 PM »

Here are a few of my newest monsters. 

Made for a scientist friend


Made for my friend with the last name B.  He wanted a super hero.  I think I delivered.


Made for a friend with an awesome beard


This little guy was on a 6x6" canvas.  The center of his heart is actually a battery operated light that would beat just like a heart.  He was sold for a craft sale benefiting breast cancer research. 


I have a dilemma though - I have 7 blank canvases staring at me. Anyone have any suggestions on some new monster ideas?  I'm a little stumped.   
THIS ROCKS   Logged

HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 11383
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2013 06:36:10 PM »

All are wonderful and so dang cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

vincentvanbuck
In Martha we trust
Offline Offline

Posts: 1046
Joined: 22-Jun-2013

Breaking loved ones' sewing machines since 2013


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2013 07:06:30 PM »

I just love your work.  I have a bunch of your monster cards pinned on my ATC board.  Grin

I have a dilemma though - I have 7 blank canvases staring at me. Anyone have any suggestions on some new monster ideas?  I'm a little stumped.   

Hmmm... now that fall is starting to arrive, how about monsters enjoying the activities of the season?  Playing in the leaves, carving pumpkins, making apple cider, etc.?  Or else, what about monsters getting dressed up for Halloween (maybe in human costumes)?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Current Swaps:

    Nerd Battles: Team Multimedia
    Harry Potter Craftalong: House Ravenclaw
    stillatthetop
    « Reply #3 on: September 23, 2013 07:48:07 PM »

    Ideas?...I love the horns on them, and the stripes. I wish I could do this style that seems so random, but at the same time detailed. How about something with a tail? Or fins, like a fish, or some things (scales) on the back like a dragon? A side view. Maybe something more girlie with pom-pom hair, or braids? Just ideas. Do what you like. I think your art is very unique and cute!

    ~T
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    Wanting 6" x 6" fabric scraps for an iSpy quilt similar to this
    http://www.grammasbabystuff.com/I_Spy_-_Hill_3_Finished_Smaller.jpg
    To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson.
    LimeRiot
    Image Reproduction Techniques Moderator
    Miscellaneous Topics Moderator

    Tutorial Contributor

    Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

    Offline Offline

    Posts: 14298
    Joined: 10-Jun-2009

    Sublime


    View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
    « Reply #4 on: September 23, 2013 08:11:47 PM »

    I can't help but smile whenever I look at your work! It's always so fun and light hearted and bright and happy!
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    My Pinterest!
    My Blog!
    I'm giving away doggy bow ties on my my blog! Check it out here!
    EllaRain
    « Reply #5 on: September 23, 2013 09:08:49 PM »

    Oh I love your happy monsters, especially the scientist.
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    The early bird may get the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese. . . . I would rather have cheese.
    http://pinterest.com/ellaraindrop/
    RKEM
    « Reply #6 on: September 24, 2013 03:53:31 AM »

    They are adorable and would make fantastic plush toys too. I especially like the red one at the end. The colour scheme is great. Maybe make a "bathtime" monster with a rubber ducky and a shower cap or towel or some such? I could totally see a kitchen / cooking one too. Monsters for all rooms! Smiley
    THIS ROCKS   Logged
    gozer
    Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

    If only Mogwai were real... at least we have Bigfoot
    Offline Offline

    Posts: 3685
    Joined: 05-Oct-2007


    View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
    « Reply #7 on: September 24, 2013 05:56:37 AM »

     You know I LOVE your monsters. LOVE them. These are fantastic. Love that scientist and the background on the red one is great too! Here are a couple random ideas for more monsters....
    Due to the season you could do an Angel or an Elf, maybe even a Santa! A monster holding a cat (I am imagining it sitting on his head!) or even a dog for those poor people who do not have a cat in there lives. A hippie, one in motorcyle gear, fishing, holding a bunch of books from the library, bride and groom, or the most interesting Monster in the World (Dos Equis). A Frankenstein one (but I would beg you relentlessly for that one!). One texting on his phone (we all have one of those in our lives). Hmmm. I will think some more.
     Can't wait to see your next batch. It's like your raising Mogwai! LOL!
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    kwality570
    « Reply #8 on: September 24, 2013 06:31:04 AM »

    Awesome!  Thanks to everyone for all of the ideas.  I'm going to start to whip some more up tonight. Smiley
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    alwaysinmyroom
    Craftalongs Moderator
    Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

    Make All Things, especially from stash
    Offline Offline

    Posts: 33135
    Joined: 12-Feb-2006

    Your life is what you make of it


    View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
    « Reply #9 on: September 24, 2013 07:18:54 AM »

    love your new batch of monsters!  They are cute and your textured backgrounds are fantastic!

    I think a group of monsters in Halloween costumes would be cute!  Things that would show off their cute faces but still show the costume...like a mummy monster, a witch monster, etc.  How about monsters visiting iconic places...a monster in a beret at the Eiffel Tower...a monster in a kimono with Japanese cherry blossoms...etc.
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    Threads you might like:
    Pages: [1] 2  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
    How to Overlap Sounds on Camtasia Studios.
    How To Install Brushes for Photoshop
    How To Hack Flash Games
    How to Use Camtasia Files On Movie Maker
    How to Create Stick Figure Animations - in Pivot
    Latest Blog Articles
    Tute Tuesday: A Pod of Narwhals
    Hey, it's summer. Go outside!
    Meatless Monday: Chia Pudding

    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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.