A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Fanatic Friends of Craftster now have the ability to disable ads on Craftster! Read more here.
Total Members: 297,565
Currently Running With Scissors:
462 Guests and 16 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Clarence Photobombs in France (Wood Blocks)  (Read 630 times)
Tags for this thread: artist_trading_block , france , paris , altered  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 26470
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« on: May 12, 2014 10:23:43 AM »

Alpha Stamps' theme for May is Springtime in Paris. Ah, so romantic.


I'm not all that sappy, though, so I took a bit of a different tact. One of the collage sheets we were given is "Paris Postcards", which have reduced images of actual vintage postcards of France. I collect vintage postcards, so I really love this collage sheet. The colors and images are really wonderful. I decided to mount them on some artist trading blocks and other wooden blocks that I painted and then sanded. My original plan was to add other elements on top of the images for a Paris collage, but I loved the way the blocks looked with just the postcards on them, and I just couldn't bear to cover them up.

Enter Clarence. He just couldn't help photobombing every single shot.


I don't know...it just cracks me up.


I did at least collage the backs of the blocks. (More photos on my blog.)


But I prefer Clarence.
« Last Edit: May 12, 2014 10:47:28 AM by rackycoo » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 10224
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2014 10:33:21 AM »

Clarence is such a sneaky character!  Cheesy Not a fan of Paris stuff per say, but these I adore.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

MissingWillow
Global Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 9376
Joined: 31-May-2010


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2014 01:48:46 PM »

These are hilarious!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Farm Life Blog  
I'm a shepherd and have raw fleece.  PM me if you want to swap for some.

Craftster has gone mobile!  Read all about it here
Killam Creative
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 546
Joined: 03-Jan-2011


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2014 03:04:09 PM »

These are fantastic and ridiculous and I love them! I want a block of just Clarence's photo bombs. 😜
THIS ROCKS   Logged

You don't make it with your hands.
You form it with your hands.
You make it with your mind.
                Edgar Tolson, 1971


Pinterest
Blog
HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 10224
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2014 06:57:58 PM »

I have a Clarence from racky, but he is always looking at me adoringly. These show his fun side.  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 26470
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: May 13, 2014 05:36:50 AM »

 Cheesy I was wondering if you'd recognize him.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 10224
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: May 13, 2014 05:38:44 AM »

He is very recognizable  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pottermouth
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1560
Joined: 26-Feb-2008

I like Kit-Kat, unless I'm with 4 or more people.


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: May 14, 2014 06:18:22 AM »

Clarence. What a gas! Is he headed somewhere else, and we can expect random Clarence pics from far away places?  Cheesy
I'd love to see more of him!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 29851
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: May 14, 2014 08:06:40 AM »

These are great!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 26470
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #9 on: May 14, 2014 08:08:57 AM »

Clarence. What a gas! Is he headed somewhere else, and we can expect random Clarence pics from far away places?  Cheesy
I'd love to see more of him!

I should have him show up more often. He's so dapper and charming. Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Create Visual Unity Through Color
How to Use Studio Fill in Light
How to Understand the Concept of a Centered Subject
How to Create a Street Portrait
How to Create a Studio Portrait
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Banana Pudding
@Home This Weekend: Seed Packet Gifts
Cooking: Honey Month

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.