Tinker Verve

creating with spirit & enthusiasm…often with great results

Stamped!

platz/stamp charmJust fooling around!

I’ve used an old ‘stamped’ US postage stamp in a charm with a snippet of map on side 2.   I also soldered the edge of a small ‘A’ that I have cut out of  an old AZ license plate and then attached the two charms together with a jump ring.

It’s lying on a 1910 map of my favorite state!  The ‘A’ is right over my house!

stamps

I have scads of old stamps that I need to begin incorporating into something.

truths?I loved this stamp but it also makes me a bit sad because I think that the ‘Truths’ have changed and are changing.

Isn’t that exactly what was voted for?   …change?

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

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March 25, 2009 - Posted by | license plate charms, plātz, soldered charms

2 Comments »

  1. Cute charms Missy… YOUR soldering jobs A-maze me…
    I busted out a charm a few weeks back and it looked sorta like the first one we did together:) Not so good…. but hopefully you can give me some tip-a-roonies to clean things up a bit:)

    Comment by LaTeDa Love | March 25, 2009 | Reply

  2. That is a lovely project! I love it. What a great way to take cool items and protect but still use them and show them off.

    Comment by DragonChaser | September 18, 2009 | Reply


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