Sunday, 17 January 2016

A Grey Day

Hello.  Welcome.  Isn't it strange where inspiration comes from?  I have spent some hours in my craft room today with only UFO's to show for it.  So I decided to see what was new in blogland.  The lovely Jane has published The Craft Barns weekly challenge - Hats.  This was a two fold surprise because last week they started their Alpha/Dictionary challenge and it hadn't dawned on my tiny brain cell that the weekly challenges would be running as well.  Hurrah.  

Hats.  Hmmmm.  My first thought was I don't have many hats.  But looking through the stash I was amazed to find witch hats, snowman hats, top hats, cowboy hats, bowlers, caps and other assorted headwear.  What fun. 



It's been a bit of a day so I decided to keep it black and white.  I cut my tag using Sizzix Tag#2 die, stamped and embossed Unity's There Was A Boy.  Love this stamp.  He's so quirky.  I masked and applied versamark through a chevron mask and embossed with black powder.  I stamped various stamps from Stamplorations Mixed Media Elements and added a brad.  

Thanks for dropping by.  Technicolour transmissions will resume shortly.  Still a couple of days to enter my giveaway.  Hugz

Joining the fun at
The Craft Barn Weekly Challenge - Hats 
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - Stencil It
Stamplorations Mixed Media Challenge - January
Papirlosjen Utfordring 1 - Favoritt 




9 comments:

  1. wonderful tag, love the boy with the top hat. Been catching up with what you have been up to while I have been away, super blog posts and projects.

    Sylv xx

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  2. Kul tag. Stilig. Tusen takk for at du deltar i Papirlosjen sin Januar utfordring:-) Klem DT-Elisabeth

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  3. Takk for at du deltar på utfordringa hjå Papirlosjen :)
    DT Audhild

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  4. Love the black'n'white tag, Gail, following the lead of your guy in the top hat! Great chevron element here, too! Nicely choreographed, my friend.

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  5. ooo so lovin' your black and white! He is a fab quirky boy, well done! Thanks so much for sharing with us at STAMPlorations Mixed Media Challenge!~kim

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  6. Stunning tag!! Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!

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  7. Stunning in black and white. Thank you for entering The Craft Barn Weekly Challenge.
    Jane x

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  8. Wonderful tag. The monochrome and chevrons work brilliantly together.

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