Monday, 19 June 2017

Puff, Missed That One

Hello.  Welcome.  I am one of those late people.  No, not dead!!   Just often a bit last minute.  Take birthdays.  There's a good chance the card will be late, or I remember the week before and then promptly forget, cos I already remembered, and totally miss it.  So this works for me....



I was inspired by the sleeping red dragon cake in the Stamplorations Cutplorations challenge.  I also went with navy and silver that is also in the picture.   I stuck a piece of drywall tape to the tag to act like a stencil and then added blue acrylic paint.  I removed the tape.  OK, not the best stencil in the world but I quite like the broken pattern and how the paint crept under some of the lines, but you can still see the pattern.  I stamped, embossed and coloured the Stamplorations flying dino, who I thought looked a bit dragony, with distress inks and gave him googly eyes, cos you can't go wrong with a googly eye or two.  Then I cut Stamplorations Oh frap! from silver mirror card and embossed with a Sizzix embossing folder.  A bit of shot silk ribbon and we are done.  

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

Joining the fun at
Stamplorations Cutplorations June Challenge
The Artistic Stamper Creative Team Challenge - Winged Things
Mixed Media Monthly Challenge 37 - A Year of Choices #36 
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Emboss It
Stamplorations Mixed Media Challenge - June




10 comments:

  1. What a stunning background. I love that!!! Thank you Gail for joining us over at STAMPlorations!xx Susanne.

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  2. Yes, yes, yes Gail! This is perfect for that dragon cake inspiration. I totally get the cardmaker yes, cardsender no dilemma! Thanks for playing at CUTplorations this month.

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  3. Just awesome! I guess the pterodactyl was busy with a bloody meal and that's why you are late ;) - just kidding, of course!

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  4. LOL, very cute. Thanks for joining us again at Mixed Media Monthly. =)

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  5. Fun project! Thanks for joining us at MMM

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  6. He is awesome against the great background! Thanks for joining in at CUTplorations.

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  7. So awesome! Thank you for sharing with CUTplorations 😊

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  8. such a fun tag - thanks for sharing your project at the STAMPlorations Mixed Media Challenge

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  9. Love it! You've used my favourite die ;) And I'm right there with you on the sending cards thing. Just cos I make 'em doesn't mean I send them on time. Thanks so much for playing along at CUTplorations!

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