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piaochong
« on: February 21, 2008 10:27:34 PM »

well, while i was in china i made a set of three ATCs two i gave to my closest friends before i left, and i only have one left. its number 2 in the set of three. I used many different medias in my set including chinese silk, newspaper clippings, card board and a chinese knot. a symbol of good luck.
i titled the set "zhong guo wen hua" which basically translates as chinese culture.
im sorry there is only one picture. i should have got a shot of the set  Sad.. but here it is!


tell me what you think? this is my first ATC i have ever made, im quite proud!
its alittle warped from all the glue, so sorry about the blurry ness in some parts.
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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2008 04:01:39 AM »

This is very pretty. I really like the cord knot

 Its just a  shame you dont have pics of the other two -  but so long as the people who you gave them to liked tham thats all that really matters.
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« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2008 05:06:55 AM »

I thinks it's a wonderful tribute to your time spent there.  The knot musta' taken forever!
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« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2008 01:59:57 PM »

Great work ! Your card is lovely !
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« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2008 08:06:03 PM »

I thinks it's a wonderful tribute to your time spent there.  The knot musta' taken forever!

well, i was given one by a friend which had a weird dangling thing on it. i ended up trying to replicate the knot but ended up just cutting it off and then sticking it onto the card.
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« Reply #5 on: March 06, 2008 09:57:14 AM »

I have this book ->  Chinese knots for beaded jewelry and it shows how to make that knot. Its a really good book.
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« Reply #6 on: April 28, 2008 12:11:16 PM »

A very beautiful card. thanks for sharing. I like the combination of different types of materials
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2008 08:06:35 AM »

this is great! I love the busy colorful cards!! Smiley
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