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« Reply #40 on: January 26, 2010 05:57:53 PM »

what a fun thing to do! Question for you...on the first three postcards what did you do around the edges to make it darker?  I've seen on some inchies and altered puzzles the darker edges and was wondering how one did that?  Is is stamp pads?  I'm not really a paper crafter..not cause I don't like it..just don't really know how and love the darker edges on the paper crafts and stuff. 

Really cute postcards.. Grin

It's totally stamp pads! I'm a fan of the colorbox chalk ink queues to do those edges. I use the colorbox pigment inkpads, too, but they dry really slowly and you have to let em sit for a while. The chalk inks dry nice and quick! It's my favorite Smiley
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« Reply #41 on: January 26, 2010 06:14:01 PM »

IM in too I also luv to get stuff on the mail  Grin
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« Reply #42 on: January 27, 2010 02:00:21 AM »

nooitare that king kong one is awesome...in fact all of yours are awesome.

I have a (small) list of people to send to and am chewing my arms off in frustration as things keep getting in the way of getting these made...this weekend...definintely!
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« Reply #43 on: January 27, 2010 04:43:26 AM »

These are some postcards I made today. For some strange reason I was in a nautical mood today Smiley

Starting off with my squid. I decided that he should have his tentacles lose so they gave more of a feeling to them Smiley

This is a close up of him Smiley


Then this is my octopus who has been scared by an anchor, made out of pipe cleaners.


I hope you all enjoy them Smiley
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« Reply #44 on: January 27, 2010 10:33:42 AM »

I adore that squid and his crazy arms! Great job!!!
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« Reply #45 on: January 27, 2010 01:52:06 PM »

This is only my second one done!  Undecided I saw the picture of a mailbox and I HAD to use it on a postcard!!

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« Reply #46 on: January 27, 2010 03:00:52 PM »

This is only my second one done!  Undecided I saw the picture of a mailbox and I HAD to use it on a postcard!!
http://lh3.ggpht.com/_1EfFM2EJe0k/S2Cuxj0Q7yI/AAAAAAAABK4/Dd01Yjrl0Dk/image0-1.jpg

oh it's so cute!
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« Reply #47 on: January 27, 2010 03:18:13 PM »

audio- you always have such great images and papers! i have some paper crafting envy.  Wink
i love that card!
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« Reply #48 on: January 27, 2010 07:41:10 PM »

I love that bingo card house! Everything on that postcard is true.
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« Reply #49 on: January 28, 2010 03:56:36 PM »

I have been finishing up some other swaps this week so I am just now finally sitting down to make mine today. I will post them later as I finish some.

And Kira, thank you so much for that cute little monster postcard! I just loved it when I first saw it!
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