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Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Simple Holiday Tag

Hero Arts challenge this week is simple and quick cards. I created this little tag as my simple card. Probably took me a little longer than 10 minutes. :)



I am hoping that as you look at this you see an old fashioned wooden sled. That was my intent. This was really easy to create. I basically took a rectangle and use a punched out circle to trace the top line of the sled and a punch to punch out the bottom. I then stamped, clear embossed and sponged. After that was done I cut it into thirds.

I created a few scraps to hold it togther on the back.

The wreath is a snowflake stamp stamped in green ink and cut with shaving off the ends of some of the snowflake to give it a wreath appearance.

Punched the tag, colored the bird and created a rope for my sled and done.

Products:

  • Hero Arts - Antique Flower Background
  • Clear Embossing Powder
  • Versamark Watermark Ink
  • Memento Rich Cocoa
  • Hero Arts - Grand Snowflake
  • Memory Box - merry christmas
  • McGill Punch - Tags
  • Twine
  • Versafine - Crimson Red
  • Copics
  • Memento - Tuxedo Black
  • Hero Arts - Holly Bird

Thanks for stopping by..

(Oh.. I colored my pearls with my copic to make my red berries!)

Suzz

15 comments:

  1. YOu have such unique ideas and you excecute them perectly! WOW- I LLLLOOOOVVVEEEE this tag!! :)

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  2. Genious!!! Pure Genious! (Did I spell that right???) I am going to lift this baby...

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  3. What a clever idea... I saw the sled straight away. Andi is right - pure genius....

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  4. Love it love it LOVE it...yep...I'll be lifting it too!!!

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  5. Wonderful tag! So clever!!

    Hugs,
    Vanessa

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  6. ¿10 minutos?, yo hubiese tardado un dia, como siempre tus ideas son geniales, si algo tengo claro es que si quiero tener idea de algo tengo que venir a tu blog, porque explicas todo, compartes y pones a nuestra disposiciĆ³n todas tus creaciones sin guardarte nada, para que aprendamos, gracias Suz, eres una gran profesional. Besitos, buen dia.

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  7. You DO have some very imaginative ideas lately... just wondering how you 'shaved' a snowflake... lol... I really LOVE the patterns and colors and the innovation here Sue - wow!

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  8. Very creative - lovely little tag!

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  9. Oh Suzanne...this is wonderful!! I recognized it was a sled before I read your description....it is so charming, I just love it. Your creativity is a constant inspiration to me!

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  10. How cute that your tag looks like an old-fashioned sled.

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  11. Instantly recognisable as a sled Suzz. What a clever idea! Love it.

    Lesley Xx

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  12. Wow sooo cool...just love your style!!!!!!!!

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  13. Love this sleigh tag - how cool is that? I don't think I've ever seen anyone make a sled like that, love that mix of soft brown/gold on the antique cling!

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  14. that's an awesome vintagy lookin sled, suzanne!! beautiful and very creative!

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  15. OMGosh! I thought 'what a creative sled' and thought maybe I was way off! and low and behold it is a beautiful sled after all!

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