Archive for July, 2008

Am I taking her off the shelf or putting her on …


I have altered my last 18th Century reproduction playing card for the European Papers contest. My last, the Queen of Diamonds is my favorite because she is coming out of the card. This won’t translate when she’s squished in the wee ATC frame, but I’m enjoying her now! Tomorrow, it’s off to the post office; […]


I’ve been looking and thinking about it for awhile, and now I am finally posting on Illustration Friday. My girl has enough wild flowers and has almost had enough sunset – one last glimpse.


Before we left, I signed up for a contest at European Papers, which is a part of the Columbus Center for Paper and Book Arts in Ohio. They host a contest for ATC‘s each year and this year has a theme – “Playing with a Full Deck” which asks folks to alter antique reproductions of […]


We have been gone visiting family at the north Wisconsin cottage. Hubby and I took a side trip up to Madeline Island on Lake Superior while the kids hung out with Grandma and Grandpa. I did a lot of sitting, though biking and walking were a good part of it. A lovely trip. Here are […]


Wishing

02Jul08

Our next Artist Trading Card (ATC) topic is “Connection”, and this is my gal “Wishing” to connect. She wants to connect with these birds – she wants them to come to her and she wants to fly off with them. If she just tries harder… Actually, she is too big to be an ATC. In […]