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« Reply #380 on: July 26, 2010 07:54:49 PM »

I have to give credit for the Cheesehead to my DH - I didn't have that one and he insisted I just couldn't do a Wisconsin set without a cheesehead . . . he was right! 

Grin Thanks to all my partners for a great swap - I had a blast creating your inchies!  Special thanks to alwaysinmyroom for always being so encouraging  Kiss !

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« Reply #381 on: July 26, 2010 08:42:05 PM »

aawww shucks, alwaysinmyeoom.  I almost feel like making a list of inchers I still need to swap with.  And you're one of them!

VJP, your inchies would make beautiful jewelry!

I cut out a square just a smidge larger than an inchie in the middle of a business card to "frame" out the images before I cut.   That really helps me get images that work.

The Cabaret inchie has little dots of gold fabric paint on the letters to add something.  Not sure what though Wink
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« Reply #382 on: July 27, 2010 06:38:23 AM »


I cut out a square just a smidge larger than an inchie in the middle of a business card to "frame" out the images before I cut.   That really helps me get images that work.


What a wonderful tip to share!!!  I have a similar thing I do to view my quilting before I start cutting...I never thought to do it for inchies!!  omg--you just made my world a better place!  I have such a tough time seeing things in small scale (I am working on a commissioned painting now that is approximately 6 feet by 8 feet, so switching gears to such tiny pieces is hard for me!!)  Thanks--I going to cut a one inch hole in a spare paintchip to use as a guide!
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« Reply #383 on: July 27, 2010 10:38:30 AM »

I finally received my awesome inchies from Beckashell! I LOVE the pin-up inchies!

I can't wait to get all these framed up. I think I'm going to have a wall of framed inchies in my computer/craft room.
Thanks so much to everyone who swapped with me.
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« Reply #384 on: July 27, 2010 11:11:55 AM »

both sets are nice but I love the pin ups !
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« Reply #385 on: July 27, 2010 05:56:10 PM »

I love the elephant!  It reminds me of the old story of the group of blind men trying to explain an elephant.
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« Reply #386 on: July 28, 2010 02:46:33 AM »

The pinups are too cute!
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« Reply #387 on: July 28, 2010 04:09:47 PM »

Here is what I did with some of the bugs and garden themed inchies I received...I love being able to show these off to everybody.



now to find the perfect picture to frame...maybe something from my garden! Cheesy
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« Reply #388 on: July 28, 2010 04:24:01 PM »

Oooh, another great display idea. I have a couple of those Ikea mirrors...

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« Reply #389 on: July 28, 2010 04:33:39 PM »

I want to do a mirror, too!  I have a bunch of small crafting ones that might hold eight inchies each...then put those all together...isn't this fun? Cheesy
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