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Mary Bell
« on: March 20, 2005 04:01:55 AM »

These are iron on transfers onto paper I made by hand. Most of my paper is either brown paper bags from the grocery store or newspaper.

My eldest daughter:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011SchoolGirl.jpg

My eldest again - in a dress made by my mother:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011RedArmChair01.jpg

A pink Amaryllis:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011PinkAmaryllis.jpg

Not sure what this flower is:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011PokerTypeBlossom01.jpg

Ready for storms:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011PreparedForStorms.jpg

Oh!!
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011OhOrCharissHand.jpg
 
Empty planet:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011CharisSnowCross02.jpg
 

A favorite shot of my husband about ten years ago in college:
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/26011FavPhotoTim.jpg
 


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« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2005 04:07:24 AM »

those are awsome! great idea! I like your papers and the photos are really cool! That would make a nice gallery exhibit!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2005 11:19:04 AM »

Those are stunning. I love how the texture of the paper shows through so well.

I noticed in another of your posts you said that you used regular iron-on transfer paper, is that what you used for these, too?

P.S. Your daughter is adorable.
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fruithead
« Reply #3 on: March 20, 2005 11:48:57 AM »

those are beautiful. am i the only one who has no idea how you did that? please tell me, i love them!
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Mary Bell
« Reply #4 on: March 20, 2005 01:46:10 PM »


I noticed in another of your posts you said that you used regular iron-on transfer paper, is that what you used for these, too?


Thanks!! Yes regular iron-on transfer paper...these are from my first experiments in this area and I prefer them but they are labor intensive and good only for gifts and personal enjoyment. The other methods I've posted are ones that I am trying to bring to a marketable process and find a place to sell them so I can stay home with my girls.
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Mary Bell
« Reply #5 on: March 20, 2005 01:50:34 PM »

those are beautiful. am i the only one who has no idea how you did that? please tell me, i love them!

Tell you what - I will see if I can find the instructions I've written for these and post a tutorial. It might take a few days - I hope you don't mind.

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« Reply #6 on: March 24, 2005 09:23:44 AM »

These are beautiful! I love the way the texture of the paper shows through the pictures. And the pictures you chose are stunning.
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« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2005 09:51:54 AM »

Quite lovely!
I played around in a darkroom in college and loved being able to create unique effects.  What a wonderful concept that doesn't require special equipment!
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« Reply #8 on: March 27, 2005 04:15:14 AM »

Quite lovely!
I played around in a darkroom in college and loved being able to create unique effects.  What a wonderful concept that doesn't require special equipment!

I miss the darkroom but with two children and no suitable place in our house for a darkroom - I improvise - so glad you approve...
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« Reply #9 on: March 27, 2005 09:17:35 AM »

Wow. Tutorial, please!
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