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Entries from September 2006

September 23rd, 2006 · 1 Comment

Here are a couple of new ATCs I made. They are made from the scraps on my table. I think I’m getting pretty good at avoiding cleaning up by just turning leftovers into new projects. A couple of weeks ago we were playing with distress inks and crumpled paper. That’s where the background for the [...]

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Tags: Play · Projects

September 20th, 2006 · 1 Comment

In each of the last two classes I taught the subject of old family photos came up. I have an amazing collection that came to me in an amazing way. I’ve posted them online and thought it might be a good idea to share the direct link here. The story of how I got them [...]

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Tags: Ramblings · Website

September 16th, 2006 · No Comments

Today was swap day for the monthly ATC group I belong to. It is hosted at Stamp Works in Chandler AZ. This month’s theme was “Picnic”. I’ve posted all the cards in a gallery on my main site. Here is a direct link if you would like to view them: http://houseofstirfry.com/chia/swaps/atc/atc18.html

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Tags: Play · Website

September 14th, 2006 · No Comments

This is an ATC that I made for a very dear friend. We call her The Diva. With our wonky way of looking at things it is funny because she is not at all like a Diva. She is down to earth and giving. One of my other friends mentioned that she had these tiny [...]

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Tags: Play

September 14th, 2006 · No Comments

I’m waiting for glitter glue to dry on my ATC cards so I thought I’d play on the computer for a while. I took a few photos and painted over them in PSP5 with the spray gun tool. I used bold strokes so the results are very primitive.. the look I was going for. My [...]

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Tags: Play · Website

September 7th, 2006 · 1 Comment

I am declaring an end to the war. Of course, the clean up phase of the operation will continue for some time but for now the monster has been subdued. I’ve got it down to one plastic bin full of junk. It’s sitting on my table and I’ll sort through it later today. Right now [...]

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Tags: Ramblings