A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News:  Vote now for your favorite craft challenge entry!  THREE amazing Ticketmaster prizes up for grabs this month.  Who will get one?
Total Members: 309,706
Currently Running With Scissors:
574 Guests and 18 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: bowie tote bag  (Read 1048 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
XbelovedXoneX
Offline Offline

Posts: 382
Joined: 08-Oct-2005

You can't climb 'til you're ready to fall


View Profile WWW
« on: October 22, 2005 08:16:49 PM »

i'm pretty happy with the way this turned out as it's my first time stenciling a real person!

I personally hated working on the cheap plain canvas tote you get at joann's, but maybe that's just me. the freezer paper didn't like ironing to it and the paint seemed to seep into the lines of the material. oh well.

« Last Edit: May 19, 2011 03:19:02 PM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed picture(s) » THIS ROCKS   Logged

In the market for Custom Software Development? Please check out my husband's company: http://www.netsenseusa.com

 <a href="http://www.topadspace.com"><img src="http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2197/2325682706_99765020ed.jpg" /></a><p>
KatieCarousel
« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2005 08:46:58 PM »

::bowie love::
sweet job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
depphead
« Reply #2 on: October 23, 2005 05:02:29 PM »

It looks GREAT!!  Nice job.
I know what you mean about the canvas...and painting on it.
Did you wash them before painting on them?  That might have helped.
Iron ons work well with these bags, but the stencil looks so cool!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
XbelovedXoneX
Offline Offline

Posts: 382
Joined: 08-Oct-2005

You can't climb 'til you're ready to fall


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: October 23, 2005 06:15:56 PM »

yes, i washed it and even ironed it because it was uber wrinkled! oh well. I think a thinner canvas would work much better next time!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

In the market for Custom Software Development? Please check out my husband's company: http://www.netsenseusa.com

 <a href="http://www.topadspace.com"><img src="http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2197/2325682706_99765020ed.jpg" /></a><p>
ghetoburdgurl
Offline Offline

Posts: 83
Joined: 22-Nov-2004

there's a world outside of you...


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2005 07:50:07 PM »

that bag is fantastic... i did stencil on canvas w/ acrylic paint once, the freezer paper worked pretty well though...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"what if you killed yourself with your own rainbow?"http://www.livejournal.com/users/xallxsewnxupx/
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 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
The North Carolina Relish Expo
Sioux City Jam Preserves
Grilling Tools from Sioux City
A Visit to Jolly Time Popcorn Factory
Sioux City Relish Cooking Show Highlights
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Making Toys
May 27, 2015 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Solar Light Garden Mushroom

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.