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gg05
« on: October 09, 2005 08:22:20 AM »

I had so much fun with this challenge. I found so much stuff taking my son places - the playground, a back-to-school luau party - and its all mounted on a 12 x 12 piece of cardboard that comes in a pack of scrapbook pages to keep them from getting bent. You'll notice a palm tree drink stirrer thing, some slik flower petals, a little yellow bow bead and some kind of purple plastic thing with an arrow. The latter 2 were found on a playground. The palm tree and flowers were rescued from the trash at the party. There are also 2 piece of ribbon that I found in a parking lot. The pink tissue paper background was found at the playground - remnant of a birthday party.



This is a piece of paper I found on the playground - I think its from one of those streamer-popper things.



This is a torn piece of a gateway cow box. I work in an IT department. I found this in our parking lot. It apparently tore off of a box when we were unloading a truck but it was in this exact shape. I did not modify it at all!



For approximately 10 years, I haved saved nearly every fortune out of every fortune cookie I have eaten. I never knew what to do with them until now. It seemed fitting to me.



Thanks for looking. This was my first attempt at collage and I really had a good time!
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Lethargic
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2005 09:19:03 AM »

Thats cool. It's crazy that cardboard wa sin that shape already.

I got a fortune cookie last night and there was no fortune in it Sad lol
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« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2005 09:20:24 AM »

Thats cool. It's crazy that cardboard wa sin that shape already.

I got a fortune cookie last night and there was no fortune in it Sad lol

One time I got a fortune cookie with two fortunes. It must have been yours... =P

(And I love the cardboard heart, gg05! =D )
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« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2005 09:24:58 AM »

I got a fortune cookie last night and there was no fortune in it Sad lol

once I was eating Chinese with an ex-bf and his family.... and when we got to the end of the meal, everyone had a fortune in their cookies, except my then-bf and me.  (I think it was a sign!)

This was a good challenge.. lots of different results coming out of it.  The story of where the objects in your collage came from makes it really cute.  Smiley
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