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.
Breaking News: What's with all of the SPAM on Craftster?  Click here to find out what happened!
Total Members: 307,166
Currently Running With Scissors:
504 Guests and 14 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: Mermaid t-shirt  (Read 3911 times)
Tags for this thread: mermaid , stenciled  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« on: April 10, 2014 10:43:45 AM »

I made this for my partner in the Common Ground Swap. We both like fairy tales, and this shirt was based on a picture she had pinned.

THIS ROCKS   Logged

Helena Puck
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2014 11:17:21 AM »

And, I LOVE IT!! The color mixing in the tail actually sparkles.  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2014 11:26:47 AM »

 Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

gozer
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

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

Posts: 4066
Joined: 05-Oct-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: April 10, 2014 11:51:33 AM »

 Love this shirt, love the shimmer. You did amazing on those thin letters too!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: April 10, 2014 01:02:23 PM »

Thanks!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

lindyv321
Offline Offline

Posts: 10645
Joined: 28-Mar-2008

My fingers are itchin' to be stitchin'


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: April 10, 2014 01:08:36 PM »

I love how the mermaid is so sparkly!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2014 01:55:40 PM »

Yeah, I mixed iridescent and sparkly paints to get the effect.  It worked out better than I anticipated!  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Helena Puck
« Reply #7 on: April 10, 2014 02:02:03 PM »

Did you use stamps for the letters? They are absolutely perfect.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: April 10, 2014 03:13:17 PM »

Did you use stamps for the letters? They are absolutely perfect.

Nope, handcut the stencil for those, too.  Grin  Very, VERY carefully....  Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Helena Puck
« Reply #9 on: April 10, 2014 06:48:16 PM »

Did you use stamps for the letters? They are absolutely perfect.

Nope, handcut the stencil for those, too.  Grin  Very, VERY carefully....  Wink

That's impressive!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #10 on: April 11, 2014 07:02:26 AM »

Did you use stamps for the letters? They are absolutely perfect.

Nope, handcut the stencil for those, too.  Grin  Very, VERY carefully....  Wink

That's impressive!

Thanks!!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kwality570
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3023
Joined: 13-Aug-2006


View Profile
« Reply #11 on: April 11, 2014 07:45:42 AM »

Every time I see one of your t-shirts, I'm just in awe of your skills.  I need to be your partner in something....and soon! Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

LimeRiot
Image Reproduction Techniques Moderator
Miscellaneous Topics Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 13354
Joined: 10-Jun-2009

Sublime


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #12 on: April 11, 2014 07:48:17 AM »

Did you use stamps for the letters? They are absolutely perfect.

Nope, handcut the stencil for those, too.  Grin  Very, VERY carefully....  Wink

That's impressive!

I had the same thought!! Quite impressive!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #13 on: April 11, 2014 08:49:00 AM »

Thanks, guys!

I'm flattered, kwality!  We should talk about that one of these days!  Wink
« Last Edit: April 11, 2014 08:55:37 AM by bunny1kenobi » THIS ROCKS   Logged

sweets4ever
The Craftster Admin
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 41999
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #14 on: April 16, 2014 01:58:26 PM »

You can't go wrong with shimmer. Grin  Thanks for sharing!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Do more of what makes you happy.
bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #15 on: April 16, 2014 03:43:28 PM »

Thank you!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

alteredmommy
Swap Moderator
More Art, Less Craft Moderator

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I'm an altered girl, in an altered world....
Offline Offline

Posts: 12588
Joined: 17-Oct-2005

Colour outside the lines!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #16 on: April 16, 2014 04:05:43 PM »

It blows my mind how you can stencil such perfect skinny letters!  Love your sparkly mermaid, the colour is wonderful Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Have a Swap Problem?  Please open a HELP DESK ticket!!

STS Spring Market 2016 signups close April 3!

I am thinking of aurochs and angels, the secret of durable pigments, prophetic sonnets, the refuge of art..."  Vladimir Nabok
bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #17 on: April 16, 2014 04:07:58 PM »

Well, it wasn't easy... thanks for the kind words, everyone!  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

meleriffic
Global Moderator
Clothing Moderator
Toys, Dolls, & Playthings Moderator

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5967
Joined: 05-Jan-2009

Avatar by Cris Ortega


View Profile WWW
« Reply #18 on: April 16, 2014 05:10:33 PM »

Ha! Love this shirt.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #19 on: April 17, 2014 09:11:06 AM »

Thanks!  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: 8075
Joined: 08-Apr-2008

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


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #20 on: April 23, 2014 09:01:14 AM »

This makes me happy! Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out Trinkets & Jewelry! Wink
pinterest
blog
twitter
etsy
bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #21 on: April 23, 2014 09:03:02 AM »

I'm glad you like it!  Thankfully, it made my swap partner happy as well!  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

MissingWillow
Miscellaneous Topics Moderator
Sewing in General Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 10229
Joined: 31-May-2010

'Best of 2014' Winner


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #22 on: April 23, 2014 01:55:24 PM »

Who wouldn't love a sparkly mermaid??
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 6037
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2014 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #23 on: April 23, 2014 04:08:23 PM »

I know, right?  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 3 [All] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
How to Make a Cool Custom Myspace Layout in Photoshop Cs4 Part 3/5
How to Make a Cool Custom Myspace Layout in Photoshop Cs4 Part 4/5
How to Make a Cool Custom Myspace Layout in Photoshop Cs4 Part 5/5
Learn a Cool Effect for Your Pictures in Photoshop Cs4
How to Make a Polaroid Image in Photoshop Cs3 Cs4
Latest Blog Articles
May 4, 2016 Featured Projects
I propose a toast!
Tute Tuesday: Plastic Mesh Rug

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.