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« Reply #10 on: April 01, 2004 09:46:37 AM »

I did poly it before I used it once and if any one does similar I would suggest a semi-gloss or gloss so you can see if day to day wear has taken off some off the protective coating.  

I wish I had this much skill with a pen but the art is from a greeting card, just traced and transfered.  So pretty much if you can trace the image and use a copier, you can put any image one the purse.  I haven't tried it with a color image yet but I understand if it is a laser copy, the image will transfer.
« Reply #11 on: April 01, 2004 05:23:56 PM »

That purse is so CUTE!!!!!
I keep looking at the wooden purse supply section everytime I'm in JoAnns but I wasnt sure how easy it would be and wasnt sure what to do about the lining. It would be cool if you could post directions of the purseket. You have inspired me to try making a couple of those purses Smiley

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« Reply #12 on: April 01, 2004 05:46:24 PM »

those are darling! so incredibly girly and well done, nice work!
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« Reply #13 on: April 02, 2004 12:14:07 AM »

It's beautiful! these type of things retails for a lot in stores....

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« Reply #14 on: April 14, 2004 04:51:14 PM »

hey great job, i love the fanciful and girly pictures, did you do it all by freehand?

It takes a lot of money to look this cheap.
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« Reply #15 on: April 14, 2004 05:54:12 PM »

I just painted the colored parts freehand.  
But when people who don't know anything about crafts ask, I'm told the proper answer is "Yes, I painted it all myself" and not give my explaination of how it was done.  LOL

The purseket directions is posted under the title "Purse Pockets Insert similar to a Purseket".
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