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iddosteveperry
« on: August 03, 2006 05:27:05 AM »

I painted all of these with acrylics. I mostly cut out pictures and half-ass stencil them. just to get an idea of where they should be placed on the shirt and then free-hand the rest.

price is right rules. glittery puffy fabric paint was used but smoothed down with a brush.


Labyrinth rules.  I still might add David Bowie, Ludo, or Hoggle to it.


On Engrish.com they had a picture of the KFC guy statue, with Uncle Sam written under it.  I thought it was hilarious because they do look rather similar..and it's a good statement about what America stands for. lol


I thought I was super clever taking a relatively popular Tool song (Schism) and making it about tetris because both rock. Plus it was funny for me to picture Maynard James Keenan (the lead singer of Tool) singing that song all frustrated while playing tetris..because the pieces were coming down too fast to make them fit.


Finally, my most proud piece. I finished this morning. FRAGGLE ROCK! The top picture shows the printed out heads under the row of my painted heads.

and heres without the pictures to compare, its a bit blurry.


And my tie skirt.  I added a little end of a tie to complete the waistband because the tie i used to do the waistband ran out.  It turned out to look like a fake pocket, so I like it.
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« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2006 05:42:21 AM »

Your painted shirts are sooo awesome! You did a great job with all of them- I especially like the fraggle rock one!
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« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2006 05:43:11 AM »

Great job on those shirts!  The painting is really neat-looking Smiley

I love your skirt too, especially that you mixed prints with ties that had just one big image on them Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2006 05:44:44 AM »

All of your shirts are so clever and well done! I'm also a fan of the skirt of course, and the fake pocket thing is really cool.
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2006 05:46:34 AM »

Wow! Those are rad! I especialy love the skirt! *goes to search out a tut on tie-skirts*
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« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2006 05:59:42 AM »

Wow, you did really good on the fraggle heads! GOod Job!
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« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2006 06:01:59 AM »

OOO  I Love the price is right and Tool shirt!! 
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« Reply #7 on: August 03, 2006 07:31:29 AM »

 O_O You flippin' painted those?!? They look amazing! I'm so jealous Tongue Haha, the Price is Right rocks! So does Labyrinth. I love the tie skirt, too. One of these days I'll get around to making my own =/
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« Reply #8 on: August 03, 2006 08:39:19 AM »

Those are great. The tetris and KFC shirts are my favorite. Really funny stuff.
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« Reply #9 on: August 03, 2006 12:08:16 PM »

wow. price is right is hilarious and does rule.
how you managed to paint all that so .. accurately is beyond me..
I tried to make a tie skirt recently at it just looked like a mess.. well done for actually acheiving a skirt  Grin
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