Friday, January 19, 2007
My ATCs: Hearts Series
Inspired by an ATC Swap to make ATCs for Valentine's Day I came up with this idea and made a set of nine ATCs for this swap and to swap out in the future in other swaps.
I started with a background paper which is handmade paper from India (purchased at A.C. Moore in a one pound package).
Using two colors of dye inks from "Ink it Up" (cost $1.00 each) and a heart image rubber stamp from Canadian Maple (on sale at A.C. Moore for 77 cents), I randomly stamped the lighter color pink hearts first, then the darker color pink dye second.
I adhered these thin papers to stronger backgrounds, mostly recycled boxes from foods or other items and others were past ATC "mistakes".
That is it, they were finished.
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I am not used to ATCs coming together so quickly and easily.