anonyrrie: Inspire Me Thursday - Tiny Flowers ATC

Wednesday, February 22, 2006

Inspire Me Thursday - Tiny Flowers ATC


I had no idea that something this small would take so long to do! My hat's off to all you prolific ATC-ers! Anyway, here's my feeble attempt at Misty and Melanie's Inspire Me Thursday challenge. Check out their site for links to more ATCs.

-acrylic and marker on cardstock

14 Comments:

Anonymous the painted pear said...

I like your ATC! It looks like it took a long time. And when I got out my ruler and X-acto, I was stunned at the actual size.

I used to be a graphic designer, and business cards are 2x3.5 and, I know it has been awhile, but, this is small, and that was the most challenging thing.

I chose to just draw something, but I plan on using collage, decoupage, and more embellishments the next time.
p.s. I enjoy visiting you every illustration friday, but the numbers are insane. I sort of feel like I have nothing to say that isn't already said...I like the song post, especially, the hint of a sheet of music. Nicely done.

9:44 PM  
Anonymous navylane said...

ooh, those colors are very striking... well done! ~melanie

12:40 AM  
Anonymous annax said...

Really lovely!! ~annaxx

5:46 AM  
Blogger Toni said...

I love the colors Carla. They may be small but I have seen some fantastic ATC's. There is a place in Columbus OH who had an exhibit of ATC's from around the world.
Their was pictures and an article on it in the magazine I had written you about. Bound and Lettered.
i know what you mean about keeping up. I may have to skip some weeks because i have some commissions coming due and planning two weddings. I subscribed to bloglines the news feeder and that does help streamline things a bit. Now to rush off to work so talk with you later

7:24 AM  
Blogger gkgirl said...

i would not call that feeble...
i think it turned out
beautifully
:)

8:03 AM  
Blogger andrea said...

Ok you are so good. This is beautiful! I tried the atc...lets just say Im still working on it.
I am really impressed with your beautiful work!
andrea

8:51 AM  
Blogger Brian the Mennonite said...

Looks like fun to do. I might even give this a go. I do like yours.

9:15 AM  
Anonymous cheryl said...

VERY pretty! I love these colors!

9:17 AM  
Blogger Sally said...

It's beautiful - I just wish the scanned image was a little bigger so I could see the detail better.

Lovely!

9:41 AM  
Blogger Misty said...

BEAUTIFUL!!! AS always! Thank you so much for joining in! Can't wait to see what else you come up with!

Misty

1:48 PM  
Blogger Brandi said...

Carla, this is just beautiful! I am SOOO with you on the ATC thing. I think those tiny little things take just as much work for me as larger pieces. It is all the small, tiny things I guess. Anyway, I dont do them too often, just for this challenge. Yours turned out fabulous and it is always fun to try something new!! Brandi

8:28 PM  
Blogger Caroline said...

Beautiful! I didn't even have a go :-( (but then i realised I'm doing my tarot cards and maybe those sort of count!)

I adore the way you sun is sniffing the big flowerrzinevn

3:39 PM  
Anonymous Diong said...

I've traded ATC's twice but I have not created them anymore... This is so inpiring... I might do some more again. :-)

1:17 AM  
Blogger AscenderRisesAbove said...

How did I miss this one earlier?? i love the sun peeking over the top of the flower; almost looks like a fan opening...

5:24 PM  

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