A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 314,711
Currently Running With Scissors:
282 Guests and 10 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: Felt Portrait of my Puppers  (Read 2374 times)
Tags for this thread: felt , pet_portrait  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
1+
 
maevefairy
Offline Offline

Posts: 23
Joined: 09-Sep-2006

hulk like whoa!


View Profile
« on: January 05, 2008 04:58:28 PM »

So I've been playing the Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass for forever long.  Over the Christmas break I decided it was time that I was going to beat it.  So when you beat the game (and briefly when you start it), it shows these incredible pictures of the characters in the game that are cutout shapes, kinda like a glorified South Park.  I thought they were so wonderful and I wanted to make some sort of project reflecting that.  So what better to portray than a picture of my furry son.  I used felt because I knew it would give me the layered look I wanted, it wouldn't fray, and it would be super-cheap.  I did all the details using embroidery floss.  I'm pretty pleased with how it came out.  Not perfect, but kinda childlike and pretty damn cute.



and of course the original Griswold
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Red Paint
Offline Offline

Posts: 254
Joined: 09-Nov-2006

I think it's broken.


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2008 05:03:37 PM »

Wow!  Nice work, I can never get such a close likeness when I'm working with felt.  Cute portrait!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
judethelost
In a sane world, madness is the only freedom. -J.G. Ballard
Offline Offline

Posts: 311
Joined: 02-Jul-2006


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2008 05:40:49 PM »

Your dog is so cute!!!  Cheesy I love the portrait... it's very cool, and a sweet expression of your love. Great job!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
hippiejo74
Life, liberty and the pursuit of craftiness.
Offline Offline

Posts: 3254
Joined: 16-Sep-2007

Gotta go - kids chewed thru their straps...


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2008 06:07:51 PM »

 Grin total awesomeness!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Come check out my etsy shop - vintage, eco-friendly and all kinds of crafty goodness Smiley
http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5029774

"Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud."
1 Cor. 13:4
cats go to heaven
« Reply #4 on: January 06, 2008 06:26:56 AM »

Brilliant! What a lucky pups to have such a clever mom.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Mrs. Grieves
« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2008 10:30:49 AM »

Ooooh, that is so very cool!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

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



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Movable Purple People Eater ATC
Fresh Faces of Halloween
Meatless Monday: The Un-Meatball



Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

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!

Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org, © 2009-2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands