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white_lilyblossom
« on: February 12, 2012 02:12:57 AM »

Actually I drew these ages ago, around 2008, but I've only started posting in crafster in the last week or so. This is my first and last try in ATCs. Maybe I should pick it up again now that I'm posting. Joining a swap could be fun!
These were drawn using markers, coloured pencils, a 0.4 black pen and some white acrylic. I cut the paper from tea boxes and used the back. Next time I'll probably glue white paper over the tea boxes, they have an odd colour and texture. Some of them turned out a bit funky in colour from the scan - I wasn't sure how to fix that.








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« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2012 04:33:08 AM »

This really shouldn't be your last ATCs! They look wonderful! I bet there are tons of people who would love to have one of those. I know that I do  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2012 05:42:56 AM »

Yes, I have to agree with ZombieLili. These are amazing. Your talent needs to be shared.
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« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2012 06:03:02 AM »

I think your style is really interesting, I would love to see more.. how big are they? They are totally cool though, I have already pinned one of them.
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« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2012 07:16:26 AM »

 I like the girl at what I think is the subway best. It really sets a story! Great job on all of them. You should definitely join the swap! We would love to have you!
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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2012 07:36:52 AM »

Very nice, You should definitely keeping making these. You have a very unique style. Which I love by the way.
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« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2012 08:11:42 AM »

You're an amazing artist.  I hope you do join the swap sometime.
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white_lilyblossom
« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2012 09:25:28 AM »

Wow, so many comments! Thanks, everyone, I'm so glad you liked them! I enjoy drawing in miniature, it's just that usually I do it in a sketch book... maybe I should start moving them to ATCs. I'd love to join the next swap - anyone know when it's due?

Mezcraft - these are the usual size of ATCs. I'm curious - which one did you pin?

Gozer - the girl at the train is actually the only one with a real story - it's one of my best friends, I took a picture of her before she boarded the train. I'm not sure but I think she was flying abroad with her parents for a month and they were taking the train to the airport.

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« Reply #8 on: February 13, 2012 10:41:35 PM »

These are jaw dropping amazing. I wish I had some ATCs to trade because I would cherish one from you. I hit "this rocks!"
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« Reply #9 on: February 14, 2012 05:56:21 AM »

Lovely! I like your loose style a lot. I also really like your subject matter choices. You'd better make more so that we can trade in the future!
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