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Topic: Stenciled R2D2 Shirt  (Read 2304 times)
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amccarter
« on: January 18, 2006 09:39:44 AM »

I'm a Star wars nerd so I thought it'd be awesome to have a R2D2 shirt. This is only my 3rd stencil and it was pain to cut out. It bled like crazy but it looks ok becasue on some spots it looks intentional. i think next time I will try freezer paper, I hear that works real well.

I put R2 in the bottom left of the shirt and he's about 9inchs tall.


Then i stenciled Star Wars on the bottom of my sleve



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autumnday
« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2006 10:23:15 AM »

Fabulous!  Grin


Freezer paper is awesome for preventing paint bleed, but you're right. The soft edges kind of work for R2. It looks more like a free-hand painting of him rather than a typical image. I like it!
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amccarter
« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2006 08:48:14 AM »

Thank you I'm glad you like it.
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kate510
« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2006 11:24:04 AM »

I love Star Wars, that stencil is super cool  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2006 11:29:34 AM »

I think your shirt is super cool! 
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alyek
« Reply #5 on: January 30, 2006 04:30:58 PM »

freezer paper is AMAZING for stenciling

but I think the little bleeding on this shirt looks good, like it's meant to be that way
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« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2006 10:27:00 AM »

Holy crap, I don't think I'd have the patience to cut all those lines. Turned out great though
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amccarter
« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2006 07:18:47 PM »

Thank you so much.

I really need to start using freezer paper.

And yeah there was a ton of detail to cut out and it took over a hour but it was so worth it.
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