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pinkslinky
« on: August 02, 2011 11:57:43 AM »

They don't have to be for beer but beer is good.









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« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2011 02:21:51 PM »

I really like the style, what media are they in?
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« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2011 02:29:38 PM »

Balsa wood sheet covered with the letters printed on presentation paper (not as thick as photo paper but no where near as flimsy as regular print paper). That was sprayed with lacquer. Once dried, I affixed the glass mosaic tiles.



ETA: I'm thinking I should have painted the wood black before decoupaging the paper on.
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« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2011 02:52:14 AM »

Thank you, they really do look amazing. I suspect it might be the lacquer that makes the difference. I don't think painting the balsa black would have made much difference, given the quality of the paper though.
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« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2011 01:14:49 AM »

Pretty! Are those letters initials or is it like a prescription for beer? Because I would like one.
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« Reply #5 on: August 14, 2011 08:30:49 AM »

I like those...
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« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2011 07:25:17 AM »

Pretty! Are those letters initials or is it like a prescription for beer? Because I would like one.
I GIS'd the word 'fonts'. I tweaked them a little in my photo app and printed them on presentation paper.
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