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Topic: You Remind Me of the Babe... What Babe?  (Read 2088 times)
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« on: February 28, 2014 07:51:18 AM »



Freezer paper stenciled shirt I made for a claim in the Ongoing Wish Swap.  As I was cutting the stencil my daughters friend was over and had no idea what Labyrinth was so I had to pull up Youtube to show her Jareth and the goblins singing! 
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« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2014 07:56:30 AM »

It looks great! I really like the colors-how hard was it to get the color change to flow like that?
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« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2014 08:01:40 AM »

It was really easy.  I just painted the top part first in blue and used a little bit of extra paint then started with the purple at the bottom of BABE.  It pretty much just blended itself!  I used a sponge brush to just pull the paint downward which helped the blending.

Hope that makes sense!
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2014 08:03:43 AM »

Cooollll! I'm gonna have to give it a whirl!
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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2014 08:04:11 AM »

Just hit "this rocks"!  Coz it does!  I will totally be pinning this tonight! MUST. HAVE.  Grin
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Wonderful!!!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2014 09:45:06 AM »

Love this, Lindy. The way you did the color blending is really awesome. It adds a lot of depth to the project. I'm sure your partner was thrilled with it.
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« Reply #7 on: March 10, 2014 10:04:03 AM »

She actually requested I make another one for her to wear!  I just need to find some time to make it!
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« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2015 09:54:58 AM »

She actually requested I make another one for her to wear!  I just need to find some time to make it!

I certainly did, I loved (still love!) it so much. And I'm still thrilled with my shirt. The print holds up really well, too.

My shirt gets a lot of wear. My kid's... she insisted on taking it to daycare as her sports shirt, but they are usually running around in their underwear for that... I have to admit that my daughter (only three and a half now) still doesn't know the movie, only the soundtrack. And I still have to sing her the song whenever she sees me in the shirt, even one year later!
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« Reply #9 on: April 06, 2015 10:54:11 AM »

I'm so happy that you still love them a year later!
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