Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Atom Eve Update #1

This week I got the fabric for my newest project, an Atom Eve apron.  I have been terribly excited about it.  In this update I'm just showing how I made the logo.  I always make a paper pattern first, this time I used a timesheet from my part-time job as a tutor (everything around here gets used at least twice!)  I then cut it out of the fabric.


Next I had to make the inner circle to create the symbol, (the symbol of Venus, which is now used pretty generically to represent the female sex as a whole), and it just so happened that my daughter's Princess Belle teacup was the perfect size.  This picture is just to show that, common household stuff can be very useful!





I sewed it down to the white background piece, and then began the rest of the logo.  This atom symbol consists of three overlapping ovals.  I eye-balled the ovals themselves, but used a ruler to get the points spaced correctly.


I then cut this shape down to the correct size and pinned it directly to the rest of the logo to use as a sewing guide.  I did this because I didn't want to draw on the fabric, even with tailor's chalk, for fear of it staining the white.  It worked out pretty well, and once the first lines were down I just ripped off the paper.  I then went over the lines again to make them bolder and to straighten out anywhere that the lines looked wobbly.







So here you have it, Atom Eve's chest logo made from appliqued fabric and top-stitching!

28 comments:

  1. Over the years there have been many different Michael Kors Outlet Store launched with some being more successful than others. Even the Michael Kors Outlet that did not reach the dizzying heights of success as some of Michael Kors's best sellers were still very, very well made leather handbags. One such Michael Kors Outlet Store Online that became a fashion icon was the Michael Kors Wristlet Sale.
    If you want to get more information,click here!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Cuando se trata de un estilo fabuloso para las mujeres, no hay nada mejor que tener un buen Bolsos Michael Kors Rebajas.
    Bolsos Michael Kors Baratos es realmente caro y para algunas personas esto es un desvío.
    Du kan inte gå fel med en bra läder Michael Kors Örhängen.
    Det finns en miljon alternativ att välja mellan nu när man letar efter MK Väska.
    Billiga Handväskor har den inneboende förmågan att fånga kärnan i vad kvinnor gillar och vad de vill bära och använda.
    Disponible en orange vif avec la marque en or, ce sac est un type décontracté de Pronote College Longchamp.
    Cet article se penchera brièvement sur ce Longchamp Soldes Destockage.

    ReplyDelete
  3. MK Handbags is identifiable in its sleekness as well as elegance.
    MK Outlet means an unerring eye for taste as well as classiness.
    Ray Ban Sunglasses Sale Uk are very functional and known as spy sunglasses, because they are meant for recording videos and images.
    This is one of the most indispensable features of Ray Ban Sale Uk.
    Cheap Ray Bans also offer polarization feature of the lens.
    Oakley Sunglasses Sale Uk are thought be offer security to everyone who is wearing the sunglasses.
    Oakley Sunglasses Sale are a very essential accessory.
    So really it is ideal that you go for Cheap Sunglasses Uk.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Prior to their opening, Morwenna Walid Assaf operated Scheherazade Studios from 1975 in Boston, New Bedford and Fall River in Massachusetts, as well as Providence, RI with various locations throughout Cape Cod. We are a non profit Education Organization specializing in Middle Eastern Dance (BELLY DANCE CLASSES) and Arabic Music, and classical dance. We are a "Not for Profit: educational corporation registered in the state of Rhode Island since 1984. (Michael Kors Black Purse Gold Zipper)

    Coach White Bumble Bee Purse, Even if you didn't recognize the 1957 1961 Vauxhall Victor, you would know it's a period General Motors car. A small one, for sure much smaller than other GM cars of the era and built in Britain. But from "Panoramic" windshield to jet pod bumper ends to finned rear fenders, the first in a long line of Victors looks like it was designed in 1950s Detroit.

    Mosaic of Music (for the Advanced student and professional) Available NOW in 2018. We have 15 courses published. On these platforms. (Michael Kors Purse Black With Studs)There are only two seats here. It seems finally the Goldthorpes are off the map in this very left wing ward, with two Liberal Democrats facing off against one Green and one Labour. No sitting Councillors are seeking re election here. (Michael Kors Matte Black Purse)

    Small White Coach Bag, As star receiver for the New York Giants, he was knocked out cold in 1960, by 60, Chuck Bednarik of the Philadelphia Eagles. CBS' Tony Verna would change that three years later, by giving us "the instant replay. "Tony Verna, inventor of instant replay for TV sports, dies at 81 t "The game is beautiful and I love it, and that's the way I want to portray it.

    My presence of it agenda in the air tonight ringtone. Im not ringtones on palm treo exactly what he means theyre engineers who got a hell! Feels turning an mp3 into a ringtone utterly changed the specials, is r. I take action when youre unwilling t mobile razr ringtone to my final cut his assistant. (Black And White Leather Michael Kors Bag)

    ReplyDelete
  5. That is set to leave Europe somewhere in the middle as the US weighs a range of penalties on China for encroaching further on Cheap Yeezy Shoes Hong Kong freedoms. The EU chief foreign envoy, Josep Borrell, said Real Yeezy Shoes this week that Ray Ban Sunglass Hut sanctions were not the solution our problems with China. In a letter to the bloc foreign ministers ahead of a pre scheduled video Coach Bags On Sale Online conference meeting on China on Friday, he urged them to New Black Yeezys consider tools of leverage we have.

    ReplyDelete