Wednesday, 9 June 2010

JUST 9 MORE SLEEPS TAG !

Well better late than never, just got back in from teaching a workshop, we've been doing the ABC book of me, a kind of beginners guide to Art Journalling, Everyone had very inky fingers by the end of it, including me as the ladies were busy creating some backgrounds I snuck in the creating of my latest tag with whatever there was to hand !
So here it is :


I coloured the background with distress inks the following colours : Peeled Paint, Crushed Olive & Mustard Seed. I stamped Tims Circles stamp in Fired Brick,and the pen nibs in sepia archival, then using the crafters workshop swirl mask went over the top with a bit more peeled paint.
I added some torn pages from a book, inking the lower layer peeled paint & the top layer mustard seed.
I added a House from Dyan Reaveleys Download sheets see here
I used black soot to colour the grunge board element, fired brick for the letter A & added the clock & spinner from Tim's Ideaology range. I finished off using Gellyroll pens, Black on the no.9 on the house door & White around the edges and the A.
You can find Linda's creation here : Here
Then here are a few pictures from todays workshop too ...


4 comments:

  1. Glad you had a good time at the workshop ... tag is great ... we are going to Ranger U ... in nine more sleeps **Squeeeeeeeal***

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  2. WOOP! Tag looks great hun.

    xx

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  3. Fab workshop! Great fun!
    The tag is gorgeous!

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  4. Love your '9' tag. Very creative and it's wonderful that you were able to use what you had on hand. Have fun at the workshop!

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