Do It Yourself Arts & Crafts Thread

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by FtM, Jul 17, 2013.

  1. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    After talking to a quite a few people here at Dawg's, its my understanding that I am posting amongst people who have artistic leanings and love to create. I fancy myself an amateur artist and I absolutely love crafts and refurbishing things.

    I will post pictures of some of my projects both complete and incomplete. I would love for you guys and gals to do the same.

    If you don't wish to post pictures, I encourage you to talk about your projects or help others who need advice about theirs.

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  2. Babs

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    Gas Face Well-Known Member

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    Competing with the do it yourself thread I see. :coffee:
     
  4. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP Gold

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    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Banned User

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    I like to roll joints.
     
  6. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    I wish I had a before picture of this...

    I bought an ugly frame that was covered in this awful gold paint. I sanded it by hand, and I distressed it with three layers of paint.

    I made the frame for the print...

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  7. wicked smaaaht

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    I can crochet a completely straight line....then I'm fucked
     
  8. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    I built a teepee...

    THEN I BURNED IT MUAHAHAHAHAHAHA

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  9. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Yeah, that guy who made that one is a total dick. :D

    That painting looks very realistic. Bravo, Chris! :golfclap:

    Pics plz. :smile:
     
  10. Daveindiego

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    I like to play with glitter, but my parents wont' let me anymore since I always end up getting it into my eyes. :nocheer:
     
  11. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Same here. I cannot knit or crochet worth a damn.

    I'd love to learn, but the instructions on the internet confuse me. :eek:

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    that's called a Slippy
     
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    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    ok thats it from me.. I seriously think fires are the only thing that I've crafted all summer :jj:
     
  14. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Inform them that Ace Frehley could buy and sell their asses. :evil:

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    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    :ixnay:
     
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    I once made a clay sculpture of a horse. Copied it from a porcelain one. It came out really good and the art teacher put it in its own
    glass case at the art show. And then at the bottom of a cardboard box to bring it back to the classroom. It was smashed to pieces. :bigcry:
    But I like the idea of the thread, Francisco. :up:
     
  17. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Here's a table that I distressed for my mother last year.

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    Nice!
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    That's so sad. :(

    You should try sculpting again with your girl. You could start out with that cheap art clay from Walmart and if you like it, invest more money/time.
     
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    Horrible pic of a cool quilt