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Topic: men in tights tee for mb swap! (freezer paper stencil) [now wih pattern]  (Read 9533 times)
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« on: January 30, 2011 06:10:58 PM »

sheepblue was kind enough to explain to me the whole freezer paper stencil process. i recently participated in the mel brooks themed swap and was able to use the process to make a tee for my swap partner! we both ranked robin hood: men in tights high on our favorites lists, and this is from one of my favorite scenes in the movie!

of course i had to push my luck by attempting a two-color stencil on my first try, but things worked out! i had a very small amount of bleeding under the stencil in a couple spots where i put the black on top of the white, but fortunately it was in non-essential areas and i was able to fix them up with a paintbrush.

thanks for looking! c&c appreciated!  Cheesy

here's my original pattern i drew up on my pooter! if anybody uses it, send me a pic! =)
« Last Edit: January 30, 2011 10:56:57 PM by erica_tattoos - Reason: added pattern » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2011 06:15:32 PM »

This is Brilliant!!! Grin You did such a great job! I wisted this, what kind of paint did you use?

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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2011 06:15:44 PM »

That turned out awesome!!! Great job!  Cheesy

« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2011 06:51:47 PM »

This really captures that scene! I'm amazed. Good job, I'm sure your swap partner will be thrilled Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2011 07:48:17 PM »

This is amazing! I need this shirt. Then my life will be complete.

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« Reply #5 on: January 30, 2011 08:08:08 PM »

The niiiiiiight is young, and you're so beautiful....

I love this so very much that I have to WIST it.  Fabulous job!

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« Reply #6 on: January 30, 2011 08:43:37 PM »

I love love love love this! You rock!

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« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2011 10:07:04 PM »

This is the greatest shirt EVER!


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« Reply #8 on: January 30, 2011 10:54:55 PM »

wow! thanks, guys! y'all are too sweet! it's painted with plain old fabric paint from walmart.... like tulip, i guess? you're supposed to squeeze it out the fine tip to draw with it, but i just squirted a bunch out on a paper plate and applied it with a sponge brush. took several coats, esp where the black is on top of the white.  Cheesy

i'm gonna edit my original post with the pattern, if anybody wants...

thanks again for the love!

« Reply #9 on: January 30, 2011 11:13:35 PM »

So epically awesome. That is one lucky swap partner.
Great tribute to a great movie ^_^
Mel Brooks Rocks! Cheesy
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