Easy-Peasy Occasional: A Use for Old Photographs
February 5, 2012 § 8 Comments
Last week, for my first day of A Month of Letters, I sent a birthday card to a friend of mine. I made it myself and you can create your own remarkably unique creations by following the same easy steps I took:
- Find an old photograph.
- Embellish it.
- Place in envelope.
- Giggle all the way to the mailbox.
- Wait with great anticipation for it to reach its destination.
I started with this:
With the help of a pack of brightly colored paper, my trusty scissors and some glue, I transformed it into this:
Some close ups:
After trimming the frame, this beauty of a card just fit into a 9″x12″ envelope and I definitely did some giggling along the way as I pictured the reaction it will get when opened.