Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Little Blue Truck

Are you familiar with this children's book?


I wasn't but a friend in my neighborhood was having a themed birthday party for her son and asked me to create a photo booth for the party.

I welcomed the challenge and first sketched out the truck on paper:


Foam board was the best option for the photo booth:


 I traced it onto foam board:


I used an x-acto to cut it out:


And then I painted...


…and painted...


And here is the birthday boy in his photo booth!


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16 comments:

  1. What a great job you did! Darling idea.

    Judy

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  2. Patti, you are amazing! This is such a clever idea. I'm passing it along to my sister who has five grands all 5 and younger. Love this idea for a party!

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  3. What did you attach the foam board to to stay upright?

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  4. Where did you find the animal balloons? Thank you!

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  5. DId you free-hand sketch the truck?

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    1. yes....on paper, then traced it onto the foam board

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  6. How did you get the foam board to stay upright?

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  7. How did you get the foam board to stay upright?

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    1. Sorry, never saw this comment until today - I made 2 "T" stands behind the tires

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  8. Hi Patti.. I love the little blue truck photo booth. My son's birthday is on the 18th and this is his favorite book. I was wondering if you did custom orders or would be willing to take an order? I am hoping you say yes :)

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    1. Sadly I didn't see this comment, but NO, I wouldn't have taken an order anyway!

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  9. Where can I find a foam board that large?

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  10. What dimensions are the dimentions was the board you used? Thank you.

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