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« on: January 18, 2007 05:41:25 PM »

 I'm planning a series, using old family photos.  Here's #1:

This is my granddad, with my Uncle Bob and Aunt Muriel.  I used photocopies of the dictionary def. of "father" in varying sizes, gold vellum (it's shinier/glitterier<--is that a word? in real life), and letter beads.  Inked edges and a bit of ink on the beads.  I'm pleased with the card, not with my photography skills.  I can't wait to do more in this theme!

edited to change to improved photo...a little natural light goes a long way!
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« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2007 08:05:09 PM »

Nice concept. I like the use of family photos in work- it makes it even more personal. I actually have a small piece of that gold vellum also, so I know what you mean when you say it is shinier in person!

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« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2007 10:54:09 PM »

Very cool theme!!  It's a wonderful family tribute.

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« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2007 07:09:50 AM »

I like it!
« Reply #4 on: January 20, 2007 08:49:44 AM »

I like how the people are floating, tsar!

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« Reply #5 on: January 20, 2007 01:58:14 PM »

these are wonderful!

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