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.
October News: Kindness Craft Challenge   Vote for your favorite entry by Sunday, October 15!
Total Members: 314,462
Currently Running With Scissors:
295 Guests and 6 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: Twilight shirt, Gorillaz Shirt, Drumline bag, and more! *IMG HEAVY*  (Read 1832 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
Offline Offline

Posts: 76
Joined: 24-Mar-2005

You cannot hurt a twinkie!

View Profile
« on: January 01, 2009 04:49:18 PM »

Hey! I've been a member forever but this is my first completed projects post! I fell in love with stenciling and I hope you enjoy

First, let's start with a Gorillaz shirt I made over summer break
here's the front

and at the bottom on the back here's this

I'm in marching band, and my band director thought to name our show "The Japanese Show" however, when he wanted to get some band shirts made, the shirt making people refused to print them because it was offensive. Cuz duh. It is OBSCENELY racist and that he believed that to be an appropriate title of a show (which was a nightmare of cultural appropriation but let's not get too distracted here with my rage) was nothing short of disturbing and embarrassing. I love band, but my director has a lot of privilege to let stuff like this happen.

So. Me and my best friend thought it was super hilarious so I made two shirts, one for me and one for her, we wore it every time we performed (secretly under our bibs)
the front

and along the bottom of the back is a quote from our genius director (he was trying to describe the show but he just kept on using the word 'ceremonial')

I hope the shirt isn't seen as offensive in any way, it's supposed to be funny

I'm also in drumline, and one of my guy friends wanted a new shoe bag

And last but not least, my Twilight shirt, I used one of my favorite quotes, it's from Eclipse
"Sleep, my Bella. Dream happy dreams. You are the only one who has ever touched my
heart. It will always be yours. Sleep, my only love."
I also liked that it's not the average Twilight shirt quote, if you didn't read the book you wouldn't even know it's from Twilight (I'm trying to keep my obsession undercover XD ) I found the Twilight font on the internet, I can't remember where but it was super easy to find, and if you want it, it's not that hard to find
close up of the words (hopefully the fade from the sides are noticeable)

and a full shot, the heart at the bottom with the rainbow is from another quote from Eclipse
"I examined it cautiously. On the opposite side of the chain from the wolf, there now hung a
brilliant heart-shaped crystal..."But I thought it was a good representation," he continued. "It's hard and cold." He laughed.
"And it throws rainbows in the sunlight."

and a lil close up of the heart- I used a TON of sparkle glaze but, alas, it hardly shows up

thank you for looking! Happy New Year!

« Last Edit: November 10, 2015 06:00:52 PM by hamsterpower » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Pink Hickey
Pheonix Princess
Offline Offline

Posts: 331
Joined: 22-Nov-2004

I sew in high heels...

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2009 05:05:15 PM »

Noodle!!! I love that shirt! ; Cheesy

Harry Potter will be in my heart forever.
Limitlessness is an addictive fix...
Offline Offline

Posts: 223
Joined: 01-Sep-2007

coffee, coffee, save my life...

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2009 05:07:45 PM »

WOW, I also really like the shirt with Noodle on the front! Great great job! She is so cute!

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Mini Top Hat
They Only Love You For Your Brain
Meatless Monday: Creamy Spinach and Potato Baked Eggs

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.