Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Star Tag

Hello.  Welcome.  A tag, that thought about being a shaker, but changed it's mind.  I think I need to put shakers in the don't try this at home drawer.  


I chose some hot pink card and cut it with a sizzix tag die.  Then I used Gummiapan's Star die to cut the aperture.  I also cut some lilac card with the same die and pieced the star frames back in.  I added a layer of acetate, but decided this wouldn't work as a shaker, so I used a tiny star stencil on blue card with gold ink.  The gold stars weren't showing very well so I added gold embossing powder and heated it.  A bit of bobbly wool and a sentiment from Unity stamps, stamped with archival and edged with distress ink.  Then I used iridescent watercolour medium all over to give a lovely glimmer effect.  

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

Joining the fun at
Mixed Media Monthly Challenge 41 - Color 
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - Not a Card
Winnie & Walter WCMD 2017 - Anything But A Card Challenge
Stamplorations Mixed Media Challenge
Scrappelyst Utfordring for Oktober - Stjerner 



4 comments:

  1. Love the tag and the stars!

    Thanks for joining the challange at Scrappelyst!

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  2. Great tag, Gail. The embossed stars are very fun. Thanks for sharing and playing along at STAMPlorations October Mixed Media Challenge.

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  3. Cute and pretty. Great touch of gold. Thank you for joining Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge.

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  4. i am popping in from Mixed Media Monthly to check out your creation! just keep trying with the shaker idea!! they are so much fun.

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