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Sandy Ang
« on: January 20, 2011 02:22:14 PM »

These M monogram cards are for two lovely ladies who featured my projects on their blogs in December.

The Wing's Song :


They are inspired by old children's illustrated books that are full of time-past charm.

Simple Pleasures :


I started out with the teal acrylic alphas. And played around with the lines created by the outstretched arms of the girl and the windswept branch. I find nothing beats October Afternoon when it comes to re-creating 50s nostalgia.

If you are interested in the little new year's greeting on the inside of each card, it's posted on my blog.

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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2011 10:04:53 AM »

Oh, I love these! They look so sweet!
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« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2011 08:10:08 AM »

These are really cool, Sandy Ang!  I love the different textures. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2011 08:51:11 AM »

Oh man, I wish I could make things look this cool with paper!
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Sandy Ang
« Reply #4 on: February 06, 2011 11:07:53 AM »

Belladune - I started with the main image (kids). Then just start playing around with shapes and patterns. Sometimes it works nicely like these but believe me I've binned other projects.
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