Monday, May 20, 2013

more postcards

ingredients: gesso washed cardboard, vintage picture of
my aunt Helen, magazine text, used tea bag overlay,
doodled border. The back is a gelli print on deli paper.
Just can't stop making them. 

Love the size. 

Love the fact that they go out into the world and have a life making smiles. 

ingredients: kraft card stock background, corrugated cardboard
stamping, hand carved scallop stamping, edge of about-to-run-out
adding machine paper, vintage photo of 2 kids, square frame stamp
made from flip-flop on photo, definition from cross word puzzle
dictionary, dress pattern tissue, free motion machine stitching.


  1. Very cool I have always wanted to sew on my paper projects but I am lagging. It looks so cool!

  2. These are great! I especially like the use of the tea bag and dress pattern tissue. And, the old photos.

  3. Received one of your awesome vintage cards yesterday ("be truer to themselves"). I love your layering work! Thanks for mailing me some art :) You'll be seeing something from me soon!

  4. Awesome! Love the stitching detail. And I love to know who's the person in the first pic! Makes it more interesting.

  5. Hi, love your aunt Helen! Keep up the beautiful work...

  6. Love the stitching and tea bag use. Very nice vintage cards. The use of the pictures really stands out. Great job.

  7. Another wonderful post! Such beautiful artwork here. I hope you don't mind, but this was linked to SOC as well - I will remove it for giveaway purposes - but I was lucky to see it, and sorry you weren't the other Leslie, lol! Hopefully there will be at least two Leslie winners! xoxo