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Old 09-04-2015, 11:20 PM
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I have dyed several discs and I am not really a fan. I prefer drawing directly onto my discs.
As I finish discs I will drop photos of them into this thread

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DX Rhyno with a crazed warthog
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Old 09-04-2015, 11:23 PM
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Pretty cool! What did you use? Does it wipe off? Smudge? Fade? Do you use a stencil?
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Old 09-04-2015, 11:29 PM
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Old 09-04-2015, 11:45 PM
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Pretty cool! What did you use? Does it wipe off? Smudge? Fade? Do you use a stencil?
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It's sharpie; it will last for a real long time without bleeding. I didn't plan real well and his goatee spilled onto the Thumtrac. The perimeter Sharpie will eventually wear off but in my experience it will take a year of playing before that happens. I'll draw it back on when that happens.
I have a sharpied disc that was the first purchase I made so it is 15 years old... Sharpie is in the middle of the disc and still looks great
I prefer drawing over dyeing for several reasons. The eventual bleed of the dye is a big reason. The other is that I like DX plastic

No stencil, no pre-existing image... just my imagination, 1 thick Sharpie and 1 thin Sharpie. I don't knowingly copy other people's work

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Old 09-05-2015, 12:42 AM
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I don't knowingly copy other people's work
This made me chuckle. Nice job! I've always thought it was amazing how people can draw something straight from their head. My uncle is an incredible artist and as a kid I'd always ask him to draw things and he'd be able to do it in minutes just from his imagination. It always blew my mind watching him do it. I unfortunately didn't inherit that talent. Haha!
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Old 09-05-2015, 07:25 AM
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My son did some sharpie art on a disc and I got more comments on that than any dye, ever.
Sadly, it was picked up and never returned.

Nice art, btw.
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Old 09-05-2015, 01:59 PM
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Where do you get your blank tops?
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Old 09-05-2015, 02:16 PM
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That is outstanding...
I'd like to see what you could do to a Fossil Serpent.
That plastic blend feels like it'd work great for Sharpie work.
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Old 09-05-2015, 02:22 PM
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Thanks to everyone who has commented


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blank tops? I acetoned a stock disc to remove the stamp

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...Fossil Serpent.
That plastic blend feels like it'd work great for Sharpie work.
I've never felt those before… I'll have to fondle one and see
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Old 09-05-2015, 03:00 PM
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