I am sure you all know by now that I absolutely LOVE doing postcard swaps! I am prepping for another one! I make them by keeping all the cardboard packaging that my food comes in.
Then I cut them down to size.
You end up with TONS of postcards if you do this. Next you paint them! Of course the designs might show through a bit but I think that is part of the awesomeness. If you don't want that to happen you can gesso them. I actually usually do a very thin coat of gesso just to make the colors show up brighter.
Here is one of the cards I made from this stack:
I love that her hands are covered in paint!! Perfect for an art card!
Come back tomorrow to see a few more cards that emerged from the above stack! Have a great day.