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italiansoda
« on: March 04, 2006 05:41:41 PM »

Hi! My name is Erika and I'm 15 years old.. this is my first topic here Smiley
I recently made this pillowcase, to go with the pop-art look of my room, and i absolutely love Andy Warhol and Marilyn Monroe, so i ironed on Warhol's famous image of her. I think it turned out really awesome, what do you think?

here it is..

and theres a zipper on the side to take the pillow out.

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« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2006 05:43:24 PM »

Awesome Cheesy I adore Andy Warhol and this looks great, good job!
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« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2006 05:10:01 AM »

WOW what paper and printer are you using!!
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2006 10:57:35 AM »

thanks Smiley

the paper is just regular t-shirt transfer paper by Avery
and my printer is an Epson Stylus Color 400. when i was about to print it, i went to properties and selected the photo quality option, that helped it look clearer
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« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2006 10:02:07 PM »

I love this!  You said in your post that your room is pop-art, what else did you do for your room?
Keep up the good work.  (and thanks for the tut)  This has got my imagination on all sorts of creative ideas.
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« Reply #5 on: March 06, 2006 02:33:39 PM »

my room has sort of a mod look to it.. with a chrome loft bed and chrome lamps, and i've got that hot pink and white bean bag chair (above) and i've got a big pillow that looks like a pack of candy, a PEZ calendar, my pez collection on display, and soon I'll be painting Andy Warhol's purple daschund to put on an empty spot on my wall Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2006 10:47:08 AM »

You go! That is awesome! Good job!
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« Reply #7 on: March 12, 2006 07:45:51 PM »

I love your pillow.
How did you iron it on?
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« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2006 03:02:28 PM »

I think I love you and your room.. Cheesy
I love Warhol too, and that pillow looks really great! Thanks for the inspiration!
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« Reply #9 on: March 16, 2006 03:47:31 PM »

where'd you get a picture with good enough resolution to blow up that big without looking crappy and pixelated??
IT RAWKS>>>
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