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Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Tag Tuesday Challenge #25

Today is Tuesday and I actually was ready to tackle the tag Tuesday challenge on a Tuesday for once. :) Louise's Tag Tuesday Challenge this week is to use a picture on a tag. My sister Jodie had provided me with several antique pictures/postcards (thanks Jo!) awhile ago and I have them stored in an old book. When I pulled them out and perused them this lady jumped out at me and I pulled a page from the book to use as well.
I have this dark chocolate brown cardstock which always photographs like black. So really imagine a dark chocolate background. :)


I love the look on her face as she looks so happy in her outfit and her hat. The background was on a farm off in the distance. I think she was getting ready to go out for the day.
I layered a few stamps on the background and added a little bit of chalk to the stamping on her dress and the background in a lovely steel blue.
Products:
  • Stampendous - Aganthapus Cluster
  • Stampabilities - Tapestry Pattern
  • Hero Arts - Artistic Windows
  • Versamark
  • Clear Embossing Powder
  • Pebbles Inc. Chalk
  • Pearls
  • Lace, Pom Poms
  • Versafine - Vintage Sepia
  • Vintage Book, Picture
I hope you have a wonderful day!
Suzz

23 comments:

  1. Wow, really love this style, so pretty! I also like how your image is darker on the upper left hand side and then the remainder of the background is lighter and faded, really soothing!

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  2. Oh I just love this!! Such wonderful artistic touches, the text on the photo that is set off the side of the tag is so creative. Such a wonderfully inspiring tag!

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  3. You make the most beautiful tags Suzz! Love this....

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  4. Wow, what a gorgeous inspirational tag!! Love everything about it!!

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  5. Wow this is amazing.
    Really beautiful Tag.

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  6. Love, Love, Love it! What an amazing tag, Suzanne. I love that you cut out the image....she just looks great in her hat.
    Your whole tag is perfection!

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  7. This is quite lovely! All the special details!!!

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  8. I've passed on a blog award to you, Suzanne, please check out my blog!

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  9. Suzz, I love the picture (being an ex-farm girl myself). Great piece in browns. Beautiful.

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  10. This tag is amazing! I love the script on the lady! Perfection indeed!

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  11. WOW - this is just awesome Suzz. How very clever you are.

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  12. Great! I love your stamping on the text! Great vintage style!

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  13. Love the vintagy feel to this tag and I love how she's holding her hat..so cool...love it Suzz! The colors rock too!

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  14. Eres tan artista que todos los estilos se te dan super bien, aunque no te añada Asocio con el, es perfecto y genial. Felicidades. Bss.

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  15. This tag is super! Love the image and how you altered it! Beautiful!

    Hugs,
    Vanessa

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  16. Gorgeous layering of images - love it!!

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  17. Oh, this is so gorgeous! So many lovely details and wonderful vintage feeling over it!

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  18. Love your vintage tag the lace and pom poms really set it off perfectly! and how wonderful for your sister to share such great photos!

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  19. LOVE the expression on the woman's face! LOVE the text and the agapantha stamp! FAB tag!

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  20. What a super tag! She really looks proud of her hat!

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  21. I really love this! I wish that I could blow it up to see better.

    Lucky you to have been given many old postcards and pictures. I love the one that you've chosen.

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