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« on: July 15, 2007 06:31:20 AM »

My other partner in the atp swap said she really loved ephemera so I kind of thought i could make a kanzashi brooch out of ephemera.

***I had this idea originally, and if it has been done before, I was not aware.

Anyway, the papers i used were bits of: a map, a chinese physics text book, a 1930's magazine of love stories, origami paper, a hell bank note and some handmade paper.  all of these papers were received by me in swaps.

here it is, i thought it turned out pretty good.  let me know what you think.   Smiley



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« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2007 07:03:15 AM »

whoah that is so cool!!
are you gonna do a tute?
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« Reply #2 on: July 15, 2007 07:27:25 AM »

I love this!!  good thing I was your partner in the ATP swap and have it in my hot little hands Grin  Its a lovely pin with all the paper variety and sturdier than you would think.  excellent idea!
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« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2007 07:28:53 AM »

That is really lovely. A tute would be quite the good thing...
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« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2007 08:18:20 AM »

That pin is so cool! The ephema idea was brilliant! Love it!
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« Reply #5 on: July 15, 2007 04:20:37 PM »

Charming!
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« Reply #6 on: July 15, 2007 08:45:44 PM »

Thanks guys!!  If a few more people say they are interested I could possibly write a tutorial (although I've never written one before) but it will probably be a while before I can mak one as I'm very busy at the moment.

Thank you for the comments though.
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« Reply #7 on: July 15, 2007 08:48:42 PM »

Add me to the TUT requesters, I adore Ephemera and just found out what Kanzashi "was" LOL...
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« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2007 01:58:58 PM »

please do a tut it is beautiful!!!!!
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