A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Fanatic Friends of Craftster now have the ability to disable ads on Craftster! Read more here.
Total Members: 301,543
Currently Running With Scissors:
412 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: November's Spotlighted ATC & Artist - Original Youth  (Read 4184 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 27575
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« on: November 22, 2006 01:37:57 PM »

One feature we plan on having on this board is a "spotlighted atc" that we feel deserves some special recognition. Our first spotlighted atc was done by none other than OriginalYouth, and the card(s) we chose to spotlight are from her takeout series:



These two beautiful cards combine collage of actual Chinese takeout menus and fortune cookies, painting, stamping, and drawing. I'm proud to say that the one on the left is in my personal collection.  Smiley

From Original Youth:
These are on a base of cardstock, with chopstick wrappers, fortune cookie wrappers, applied.  The red geometric image (on both cards) is red ink from a stamp I carved myself, applied on white paper.  The rest of the stamping (Ying Yangs, squares) is with a gold pigment ink.

Beautiful work, OriginalYouth! We will be looking forward to seeing many more of your atc's here on everybody's favorite new board!

Here's your banner:


(Thanks jMi for making the banner!!!!!  Kiss  )
« Last Edit: December 01, 2006 08:01:19 PM by rackycoo » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
edward_victor
Eveything is clearer when you are in love- Lennon
Offline Offline

Posts: 209
Joined: 04-Aug-2006

OSU!!!!!!


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2006 01:53:15 PM »

I agree those ATC deserve some recognition! You are lucky to have one for yourself Racky! Roll Eyes
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Join Foreign Exchange Swap 2
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=144317.0

"Mind is the master of the senses, and the breath is the master of the mind" Hatha Yoga Pradipika IV:29
OriginalYouth
Random Snarky Crafted Goodness!
Offline Offline

Posts: 4934
Joined: 19-Jul-2006

Snarkier than Thou...


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2006 02:01:42 PM »

How sweet!  I am so excited!
Yup, these are on a base of cardstock, with chopstick wrappers, fortune cookie wrappers, applied.  The red geometric image (on both cards) is red ink from a stamp I carved myself, applied on white paper.  The rest of the stamping (Ying Yangs, squares) is with a gold pigment ink.

P.S.  I had a bento box that day, with sushi and some lovely miso soup.  A great lunch!  (It wasn't take-out though...shhh....) Smiley
« Last Edit: November 22, 2006 02:33:31 PM by OriginalYouth » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Patti M
Offline Offline

Posts: 1312
Joined: 25-Apr-2006

Formerly known as pjmclnj!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: November 22, 2006 02:26:31 PM »

I am proud to say the one on the right is in my personal collection ! We are very lucky swappers Racky
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Etsy Favorites-http://www.etsy.com/people/pjmclnj/favorites?ref=si_fav
My wists: http://www.wists.com/pjmclnj
edward_victor
Eveything is clearer when you are in love- Lennon
Offline Offline

Posts: 209
Joined: 04-Aug-2006

OSU!!!!!!


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2006 02:40:25 PM »

I am so jealus of you both!
OY- is there any chance that you might make more take-out ATCs?
I just totally need one of those ATC to make our (amor,amor and me)  ATC Cristmas Tree
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Join Foreign Exchange Swap 2
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=144317.0

"Mind is the master of the senses, and the breath is the master of the mind" Hatha Yoga Pradipika IV:29
OriginalYouth
Random Snarky Crafted Goodness!
Offline Offline

Posts: 4934
Joined: 19-Jul-2006

Snarkier than Thou...


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: November 22, 2006 02:44:19 PM »

I am so jealus of you both!
OY- is there any chance that you might make more take-out ATCs?
I just totally need one of those ATC to make our (amor,amor and me)  ATC Cristmas Tree

I might in the future, but never just like those 2!  It's ART baby, it's all unique!  And I'm not doing any more swapping before Christmas, so I can get some actual gifts made!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Teeisme
Offline Offline

Posts: 3778
Joined: 05-Aug-2006

That's my boy, Petey!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: November 22, 2006 07:05:30 PM »

When I grow up I want to be as artistic as OY.

Butt at age 49, it's not looking likely, lol.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Tee
finished the 100 ATC Theme Challenge!!
I'm the ATC - DT in a new Vintage group. Come join me   http://vintageflaire.ning.com/
OriginalYouth
Random Snarky Crafted Goodness!
Offline Offline

Posts: 4934
Joined: 19-Jul-2006

Snarkier than Thou...


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: November 22, 2006 08:45:23 PM »

When I grow up I want to be as artistic as OY.

Butt at age 49, it's not looking likely, lol.

That's the sweetest thing anyone has said to me for a long time. Made me tear up a bit, actually.
Thank you SO much!

I've said for quite some time, that when I grow up I want to be an artist...but, though I turn 30 in less than 30 days, the growing up part is not coming soon, I'm afraid.

Thanks again for such a glorious compliment!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Teeisme
Offline Offline

Posts: 3778
Joined: 05-Aug-2006

That's my boy, Petey!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: November 22, 2006 09:18:27 PM »

Aww, big-o-hugs hon. Kiss

Congrats on almost being "dirty 30".  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Tee
finished the 100 ATC Theme Challenge!!
I'm the ATC - DT in a new Vintage group. Come join me   http://vintageflaire.ning.com/
Katxena
Gardening fool
Offline Offline

Posts: 2469
Joined: 15-Jan-2004

Confused.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: November 23, 2006 08:40:03 AM »

Those cards are beautiful!  Thanks for the inspiration!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Sunset Scenes
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Sports Pictures
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Product Photography
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for Portraits
How to Optimize the Panasonic G1/GH1 for People-In-Landscapes Scenes
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: TVP Jerky
@Home This Weekend: Mirror Wall
January 21, 2015 Featured Projects

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.