Tuesday, June 02, 2015

DIY Vacuformer

I have always wanted one of these.  Could also use toaster oven to heat the plastic.
From Sci-Spot.com

Cast with Durham's Rock Hard Water Putty.  It's inexpensive and fun.  One use is to paint raised designs on furniture or cast as separate pieces.  Maybe cast some small picture frames?
Could the models be made from cardboard?

Friday, May 29, 2015

Miniature Felt Animals

Pictoral Tutorial from Onel
Love these bears.

Emboss Fabric With Paint

This is a cereal box project for me.  
Combination of a relief plate and a stencil plate.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Cardboard Treasure Chest Tutorial

at makedo

The Cardboard Collective

Yokoso from Tokyo

"I hope that this blog will inspire you to make something out of cardboard for yourself or your child, that reduces your impact on the earth, and brings you an incredible amount of joy.
I have my cardboard goggles on. Prepare for brilliance."

Monday, May 11, 2015

Cardboard Pet House Template #1

Cardboard Cat Toy

What can be made with a cardboard box?

Baby Shower Gift Wrap

These are cigar bands.  To me they are gift wrap or bracelets.

Inspiration for Pop-Up Greeting Card Box

Easy Infant's Blanket

Putting together an easy layette.
This would be good in jersey or fleece.

Easy Infant Gown

Easy Infant Jacket or Sweater

T-shirt up cycle.  Would be sweet with a touch of embroidery around the front neck.

Hand Shaped Button

I am increasing my library of elements for mixed media.

T Shirt Refashion Inspiration