Seattle Square Market! And Shrinky Dink process

The Seattle Square Market starts tomorrow night! A craft-flea-vintage-food-extravaganza that will be happening throughout the summer on every non-first Thursday. I’ll be there tomorrow, from 4-9pm, at my booth with octopus-girl necklaces and greeting cards. Also make sure to see Ania’s beautiful work, as she will be there as well. :)

As I’ve been doing so much shrinky-dinking, I thought I’d post some process pictures:

First, pencil sketch: notice it’s on a full sheet of 8.5×11″ paper – the largest I can go with the shrinkable sheets that I have!

Next, it is traced directly onto the plastic sheet with sharpie:

Here’s the finished cut out piece, ready for the oven:

…And mid-bake, warping like crazy:

And the finished product!

6 thoughts on “Seattle Square Market! And Shrinky Dink process

  1. Hmmm – just beautiful! I still need to investigate this shrinky dink stuff ^-^
    Also now on my list is an xacto knife :)
    Thanks for sharing your stuff, very inspiring! And loving the hair.

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  3. This is awesome! I myself have started to create with shrinky dinks and I’ve seen your stuff a bunch. I have been incorporating wire with mine. Please feel free to check out my etsy store or face book

    JoelleLove

    etsy.com/shop/joellelove

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