Thursday, November 16, 2017

One more Holly Gift Tag!

I have one more gift tag idea for those extra large gifts.  Also this large tag would be great to dress up a gift bag!



Supplies:
Emerald Creek Holly Stamp
Emerald Creek Merry Christmas Stamp
Acrylic Block
Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Red
Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Green
Large Tag
Black ink
Embossing Powder Black
VersaMark
Manila tags
Dew Drops
Tacky Glue
Ribbon
Waterbrush
Gelatos - Gold, Red, Green
Gilding Leaf

 
Use  an Acrylic Block with the Emerald Creek Holly Stamp and Black ink .  Stamp on Large Tag and emboss with black embossing powder. 
 
 
Rub with fingers a little VersaMark onto the tag around the stamped image.  Over the VersaMark rub in small amounts of Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Red and Candy Green embossing powder for a soft red and green background.

 
Edge tag with VersaMark and Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Red, set with heat tool. Add Gilding Leaf randomly to tag.

 
Paint the image with Gelatos - Gold, Red, Green using a Waterbrush, let dry.

 
Use Acrylic Block with the Emerald Creek Merry Christmas  Stamp and with VersaMark.  Stamp on Manila tag and emboss with Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Green, set with heat tool. Cut the tag off just below the stamped sentiment.

Edge tag with VersaMark and Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Red, set with heat tool.
 

 
Add Dew Drops randomly with Tacky Glue.  Finish the tags with Ribbons!


 

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Old Fashioned Gift Tags!

Emerald Creek Merry Christmas and Altered Pages Vintage gift tags!  I love the rich colors of the Emerald Creek Embossing Powders Candy Red and Candy Green.



Supplies:
Emerald Creek Merry Christmas Stamp
Acrylic Block
Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Red
Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Green
Altered Pages Vintage Angels collage sheet
Manila tags
VersaMark
Dew Drops
Tacky Glue
Ribbon
Glue stick

 

 
 

Apply VersaMark around the edge of tags.  Use Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Red or Emerald Creek Embossing Powder Candy Green around the edges, set with heat tool

 
Place the Emerald Creek Merry Christmas Stamp on an  Acrylic Block with VersaMark stamp on tag.  Use embossing powder and set with heat tool.

 
Add Dew Drops with Tacky Glue.  Finish the tags with Ribbon!
 
 

 
 

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Holly From Emerald Creek!

I love this large Emerald Creek Holly stamp.

 
The design team at Altered Pages has the awesome opportunity to work with the fantastic products from Emerald Creek!  Today I am  working with the beautiful Holly Stamp!



Supplies:
Emerald Creek Holly Stamp
Altered Pages Collage image
Acrylic Block
VersaMark
Gelatos - Gold, Red, Green
Waterbrush
Embossing Powder Black
Red Cardstock
Ivory Cardstock 
Double-sided Tape
Glue stick
Ribbon


Use Acrylic Block with the Emerald Creek Holly Stamp and VersaMarkStamp on ivory cardstock and emboss with black embossing powder. 
 
Paint the image with Gelatos - Gold, Red, Green with a Waterbrush

 Once finished painting let it dry, fussy cut.


Attach Altered Pages Collage image red cardstock to card base with Double-sided Tape. Fussy cut the Emerald Creek Holly image,
adhere with glue stick.
 
 


Saturday, November 11, 2017

Thank You Veterans!!!

 
THANKS
to all
those that have served
and
those who continue to serve! 

 
Dad with his graduating class!
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 

Thursday, November 2, 2017

31 Days of Halloween winners!!!





Winners:
Week 1 Denise B (contacted)
Week 2 Altered Paper  (contacted)
Week 3  SUSAN RENSHAW (Please PM your addy on FB)
Week 4 Leigh SB (Please PM your addy on FB)
Halloween Mary Holshouser (Please PM your addy on FB)

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

One last Halloween Poe Tag!

Had to sneak one more project in this month... I JUST LOVE POE!
 
If you are looking for the 31 days of Halloween scroll down!
 
A BIG THANKS to The Crafters Workshop and their team of designers for an amazing month! 
 
I love all the different stencils I have worked with this month, they are so versatile and can be used with many different products! Hope you have enjoyed this month as much as I have.  
 
 
 
Poe's ghost in the graveyard!



With Water Brush paint Gelatos on Large Tag.
 
Supplies:
Large Tag
The Crafters Workshop Stencil - Mini Specimens
The Crafters Workshop Stencil - Aspen Trees
Altered Pages POE Collage images
Altered Pages Nevermore Collage images
Transparency
Gelatos
Water Brush
Metallic Luster Rub
Smooch Spritz
Rest in Peace Die Cut
Cat Die Cut
Double sided tape
Glue stick

Apply Metallic Luster Rub with The Crafters Workshop Stencil - Mini Specimens on the upper corner of tag with.


With Gelatos add a bit of dimension to the base of the tag.

Spritz the tag with Smooch Spritz.

And the spritz the base of the tag.

Cut three tombstones with Rest in Peace Die Cut from white cardstock.  Use Metallic Luster Rub to distress them   
 
 

 
 
Adhere tombstones and scary cat to card with Double sided tape and Gluestick.

 



Adhere Poe and Raven with Double sided tape.