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I prepared some postcards for a swap sponsored by Mail Me Some Art. Thanks for the chance to play! UPDATE: Karen at MMSA has much better scans than the ones below. That’s her button in my right nav pane. UPDATE END

For the black and white theme, I made a collaged background and painted over it with white acrylic, then wiped. To tell the truth, I wouldn’t have had much at that stage had it not been for some tissue paper with line art that I got in an Asian-themed swap over the summer. Those quirky drawings made for some interesting effects. I also like the paint streaks over what was originally solid black. Something skewed one of the images when it was scanned….perhaps there will be a re-do.

The collaged bases were embellished with rubber stamps, plant prints, Sharpie drawing and handwriting …. and I will mail them off to MMSA tomorrow.

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