Friday, 10 March 2017

Challenging Fun

Hello.  Welcome.  I am a member of a fb group that is for tags and ATC's.  This month Jorunn wants CAS but with a few extra items.  She wants us to include newspaper or old book paper, stencil and paste, 2 colours, but you can also use black and washi tape!  Oh, and some drops of mist/ink/paint.  Are you serious??  On a tag or ATC and keep it CAS??!!  Well, I do like a challenge so how about this.......



By golly, I think I've cracked it!  Quite pleased with this and it was so much fun.  Thanks Jorunn.   I used yellow and white with black.  



So, I stuck a piece of black/clear stripey washi tape on a piece of bright yellow card and cut my tag using Stamplorations large Luggage Tag die, making sure the tape was off the edge (but that's for a whole other challenge LOL).  Then I used a polka dot stencil and yellow Dreamweavers texture paste along the base of the tag.  I dripped some drops of yellow dylusions spray and dilute white acrylic paint, the yellow drops are those greasy looking spots.  They are much more distinct in the real LOL.  



I stamped and embossed the lamb from Rubber Dance Textured Spring on old book paper and fussy cut him.  I added him to the edge of the tag and then decided it needed a sentiment.  I wanted to keep it small so I stamped the surprise inside sentiment from Rubber Dance Happy Birthday set onto shrink plastic and skrunk it.  A bit of black wool and it's done.  I might have to try this again.  It was fun. 

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

Joining the fun at
Addicted to CAS Challenge 106 - Doodle
Repeat Impressions Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge - M817 texture, bright colours, off the edge
One Crazy Stamper Challenge - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean Challenge 150 - Dots and/or Stripes 
Stamplorations CAS Challenge 
Stamplorations March Mixed Media Challenge 





9 comments:

  1. This sheep is just awesome! You've been making some adorable designs with it!

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  2. You nailed that tag challenge! The sheep's curly wool doodles are adorable too!
    Thanks for joining us at ATCAS.

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  3. Cute as can be, Gail! Your creations always make me smile! Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built!

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  4. Wow, you definitely nailed that challenge!! And I agree, it sounded very, well, challenging! That washi tape is really cool and it added a great touch to your tag. Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

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  5. So cute! I think you've managed to keep it quite CAS :)

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  6. Well how cute and the fuzzy lamp is adorable. Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built this week.

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  7. Amazing how you kept it CAS and included all the elements. Great colours too x

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  8. I love how you've used the print paper and such a fab tag design too while keeping the CAS style! :) Thanks for sharing your creation with us at STAMPlorations CAS Card Challenge! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*-guest designer

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  9. Great tag, love the brightness, and thanks for sharing with us at One Crazy Stamper.
    Leanne DT/OCS

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