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1  CLOTHING / Shoes: Discussion and Questions / Shoe painting questions on: February 12, 2013 02:16:32 PM
I am considering starting to paint shoes.

I would be doing this on canvas shoes from walmart. I've worn those before (unpainted) and the fist time I wear them, they get crazy stained with dirt/mud. Not just dirty, but stained. I wash them like crazy - and with white, bleach them - but they never come clean again. Because of this I've stuck with plain black shoes. No one else I ever see seems to have this problem with their shoes; am I doing something wrong? Or is it just the nature of the cheap walmart shoes that is the difference? Will the sealant that one puts on after painting protect against this?

Also are there any brands of paint, markers, sealant, etc. that you guys would recommend from Walmart, Joanns or Michaels?
2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Embroidered mobile video game! on: August 20, 2012 08:37:16 AM
Awesome and amazing!!
3  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Friendship is.... MAGIC! on: August 09, 2012 12:08:30 PM
Very nice!
4  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Pokemon Starters on: August 09, 2012 12:06:57 PM
5  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Re: sewing spree for 4yo on: July 29, 2012 04:58:00 PM
6  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Pong Bag on: July 17, 2012 11:39:13 AM
I WANT ONE... can you write up a patern?  Grin
7  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Star Wars Achievement Badge Zippy on: June 17, 2012 12:21:48 PM
Very cute!! And the badges are nice too Grin
8  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Re: Skully Jacket on: June 13, 2012 01:02:07 PM
9  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Crabby Baltimore Sweater--my first big fair isle project! on: June 13, 2012 01:00:32 PM
That is amazing and cute!
10  CRAFTSTER CRAFT CHALLENGES / Craftster Craft Challenges / Re: Craft Challenge #76 - Fun in the Sun - Entries Due Jul 2 - 9 on: June 05, 2012 11:12:29 PM
Oh I am definitely taking part in this, and in Knit and Crochet In Public day... it is going to be nearly 90 degrees this weekend, so hopefully I won't regret attempting to knit and crochet outside...
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