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« on: July 04, 2007 09:20:18 AM »

I sure hope Babbetto liks this, I think there might be something off about it, maybe the white in the background, maybe I should make it a little darker, what do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: July 04, 2007 09:24:54 AM »

*GASP*
Don't change a thing...I LOVE IT!!!
Yeah, I couldn't help but look, I'm bad that way.

This card is just beautiful and I can't wait to get it in my grubby little hands, gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: July 04, 2007 09:35:29 AM »

Cool!  Good thing for you the distress ink makes it look grubby anyway, so your grubby little hands won't leave any fingerprints  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: July 04, 2007 11:05:03 AM »

I love it.  It hints at so many stories -- what happened the man? who's the woman? what does the letter say?  I love the way you folded the picture.
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« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2007 11:25:00 AM »

**sniffle snort** brings tears to my eyes!
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« Reply #5 on: July 04, 2007 12:08:19 PM »

Thanks guys, as you can see, my avatar does warn you that I am a doom merchant.  But hey, at least I'm classy about it!
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« Reply #6 on: July 05, 2007 07:15:05 AM »

Beautiful card, Crafty! Babbetto is a lucky gal.
I particularly like the woman in the pendant. Its like its been in his pocket for a long time and is a little worn from that. It says a lot.
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« Reply #7 on: July 05, 2007 09:25:21 AM »

Thanks, I wanted it to seem like his loved one was getting an envelope of his personal effects, sad I know, but a great story.  I like to think it got to her, but many years later, like he gave it to a fellow soldier to give to her and it was finally retuned.
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« Reply #8 on: July 05, 2007 09:52:55 AM »

That story makes it even better!
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« Reply #9 on: July 07, 2007 07:05:31 AM »

Thanks, I like thinking up stories like that when I make ATC's or collages with ephemera.
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