March 21, 2014

Warming of Springtime Tag for Creative Expressions!

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I wanted to do a tag that made me think of the warming weather of spring this week. I started with some gorgeous Tim Holtz Crowded Attic paper, cut into a tag shape. I then stamped the gorgeous Thank You Pre Cut stamp twice with Jet Black Archival Ink taking the flower image to use in my tag. I inked the background with Walnut Stain Distress Ink, then painted in the orange blossoms using my new Cosmic Shimmer Vintage Ink Spray Mist in Buttercup. I also used this mist to warm up the tag background, I just love the tone it gives the tag!

Next I layered the two stamps up on foam tape on the tag. I added the word "Spring" using the Tim Holtz Ransom Alpha Parts.  For my final touches I added a gorgeous Creative Expressions Fancy Key Charms, some gorgeous 5mm Black Pearls and some beautiful May Arts 1.5" Cream Crochet Ribbon. I attached the lace to my tag using the Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher and Tiny Staples!

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We've got a wonderful crafty prize up for grabs this week – a voucher worth £15 to choose your own prize from the Cosmic Shimmer or Creative Expressions range of products!!!

For your chance to win, just click HERE to play along! Tell them your favourite products from Creative Expressions or Cosmic Shimmer and what you like to use them for (you can even share photos of makes with them)!

The challenge closes at 5pm today and the first answer picked out of a hat at random wins. Good luck everyone!

Tim Holtz Idea-ology Crowded Attic Paper StashThank You Pre Cut StampArchival Ink Pad Black SmallDistress Pad Walnut StainCosmic Shimmer Ink Spray Mist ButtercupTim Holtz Idea-ology Alpha Parts Ransom
Fancy Key Charms pk 8Self Adhesive Pearls Black 5mmRibbon Crochet Cream 15yds 1.5
Tim Holtz Idea-ology Tiny Attacher (w 100 Staples)Tim Holtz Idea-ology Tiny Attacher Refills

1 comment:

Maremi's Small Art said...

Love your tag, I can feel the spring it's on the way !!! :)