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Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Make a Tag - 11 Dec

The lovely and incredibly talented Hazel has asked we all create tags for the next challenge at the Craft Room.  I know there is a great array of tag making around at the moment but to be honest I don't make a lot of tags (if any) so I have tried my best. We are this time sponsored by Flonz Stamps.

My tag is a jumbo sized tag in mountboard.  I first placed my chipboard letters on the plain tag before covering the tag with silver metal tape.  I shaped the metal tape around my letters and then coloured with a mixture of Stazon and alcohol inks.  The top part of my tag was embossed with snowflakes and then coloured in the same way.My chipboard circle has been painted with silver acrylic paint before being embossed.

Scalloped chipboard embossed borders were added to the bottom.  The image, courtesy of Flonz is lovely and I stamped this on card which has been coloured with distress inks before random sponging with white acrylic paint and crackle effect - the effect is not really showing that well but I think looks like frost/ice.  The image has been coloured with Promarkers.

The layered poinsetta die cut and lovely twine are courtesy of Marianne Designs.


I hope you can play along with us at the Craft Room - we are taking a short break over Christmas and will be back with a new challenge on 8 January 2013.

Would love to enter the following challenges with my tag:-

Come and Get it Challenges - "Tag"
Fashionable Stamping Challenges - "to die for"
Just us Girls Challenge - "Embossing"

Suzanne ~x~

17 comments:

Caroline said...

This is such an elegant tag the image and layout are beautiful. Caroline xxx

Suzi B said...

You might not "make many if any" tags Suz but you cracked it with this!
Suzi B xx

Aquarius said...

A great tag - love it

Silvia(Barnie) said...

A fabulous tag, you've used a wonderful image. Thanks for joining us at FSC this fortnight.

Gertrude said...

Das ist aber schön geworden tolle Farben hast du gewählt
lg gertrude

chris cesar said...

Hi Suzanne, yet another lovely creation , love the image you used on your tag and the blue colours on it!
Friendly
Chris

Debi said...

for someone who doesn't make tags - you might have to change that- cause this ones gorgeous! Debi x

Marisa said...

Lovely tag with lots of great details! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls this week!

craft-roomjulia said...

Hi Suzanne, love your tag, you really should make more as this is so lovely. It's very interesting we both chose the same image, great minds and all that lol. Julia xxxx

Elborgi said...

very nice card
elma

Judy McKay said...

Beautiful Christmas tag. Lovely creation. Thank you for joining us at Come and Get It this week.

Maria said...

Hi Suzanne, this is fabulous! I like how you've covered the letters at the bottom, you're so good at this technique! A beautiful creation. Xxxxx

Winton Rose Paper Creations said...

What a lovely tag Suzanne, and a sweet image too.

hazel said...

A beautiful festive tag Suzanne, I love the image and the lovely colours that you've used.
xxx Hazel.

Sue C said...

Lovely tag Suzanne, the colours are beautiful and the I love how you've layed the metal tape over your letters. Thanks for joining us at FSC. Sue C x

Shell B. said...

Wonderful Tag, lovely design!

Thanks for joining us for the Tag Challenge at Come And Get It, good luck!

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((¸¸.•´ ..•´Shell in Alaska♥

Fliss said...

This is just adorable Suz. The colours and textures are amazing and love the sweet image.
Thanks for joining in with our FSC to die for challenge.
Hugs, Fliss xx

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