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« on: May 11, 2009 09:15:36 AM »

Oh my God, you guys, these are so addictive! Everyone's saying so, but you don't really believe it unless you spend all your time either making inchies or thinking of what inchies you're going to make next Grin Yes, this is how I spent the past two days. Also, you know how sometimes you make something and you have these scraps, and you manage to force yourself to throw them away despite your terrible hoarding nature because you convince yourself they're too small to be used in anything? Yeah, inchies totally destroy that particular argument, good luck with keeping your drawers clean after that.

All of them together!

These are all made with images I found online, except the musical one and the 'I am an inchie' one (which amuses me far more than it should).

All hand-drawn (except the first one, that's a sticker). The last one is a piece from a page of my math notes Grin

The sun and the orange are stamps I colored. (Anyone else who immediately thinks of Rodney McKay whenever they see, hear, or think the word 'citrus', raise your hand.)

For the construction of those inchies, watercolors, gouache, biro, markers, ink, stamps, scissors, buttons, brads, paper, stickers, and lots of glue, along with two other kinds of adhesives, were used. Possible damage may have occurred to x-acto knives in the process.

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« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2009 09:27:11 AM »

Oh I love your inchies!! You got such great texture going on in yours!! I can't wait to get to work on some more hehehe

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« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2009 09:42:51 AM »

These are some of my favorite inchies. Great job. I love the look of watercolors and ink.
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« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2009 09:46:32 AM »

I havent tried inchies but can I hope onto the bandwagon witcha'...haa!! I love them..they are soo cute..

I just dont know what to do with them after..maybe a hanging of sorts..anywho..AWESOME!! work

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« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2009 09:53:38 AM »

I glued archival white paper to the inside of a cereal box then cut out a BUNC of 1" squares. I'm now ready to take the plunge down the slippery slope that is Inchies. I haven't even made one yet and I'm totally addicted.  Roll Eyes

I can only hope that mine turn out half as good as yours have. Your Inchies are great! Awesome composition especially for something so small! I like them all so much I can't even pick out a favorite lol.

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« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2009 11:02:55 AM »

I love your inchies !!

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« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2009 06:58:41 PM »

VERY COOL!!  I'm also working on getting some done...gathering supplies, tidbits...glue....stamps, etc....Maybe next week...

I love the color and design of yours...very interesting to look at!  The inchie inchie one is sooo cute!

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« Reply #7 on: May 11, 2009 08:48:04 PM »

Great inchies and you are so right about the scraps that can no longer be thrown out.  I love your top row especially.

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« Reply #8 on: May 11, 2009 11:26:22 PM »

Thanks, guys!

malmow, thanks, that's such a huge compliment considering some of the inchies that have been posted here!

smittenheart, you can include inchies on all sorts of paper projects, like ATCs, cards, scrapbooking, decorate random stuff. But I mostly make them for the fun of it Grin

Bewara, I wish you the best of luck. Just know that there is no turning back after that!!!

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« Reply #9 on: May 12, 2009 09:25:45 PM »

They are so cute, and inspiring too!! Maybe I'll try to make some... I have so many little paper scraps...

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