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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

February Tag

Hello!  Time for Tim's February Tag of 2016.  His tag is a beautiful Valentine's tag using a few of his fun techniques from last year's tags.  I ended up with about 8 different backgrounds and used this one to create my take on his tag.


 I played around with a variety of stencils to do my mono print and I like how the clock stencil gave a strong imprint of color.

I used the travel theme on my tag instead of Valentine's.  The background is antique linen with a mix of a gold shimmer spray.  I then inked up the stencil with Ground Expresso and misted it and placed it on my background.

I then stenciled the words with embossing paste and added Penny Copper Embossing powder.  I stamped the little boy (Artistic Outpost) using Ranger Archival Ink - Sepia.  I sponged the numbers from the stencil using ground expresso.



Have a happy Tuesday!

Suzz

11 comments:

  1. Beautiful version of Tim's tag Suzz! I just love that sentiment, and your sepia palette really sucks me right in! Great take on the original. hugs :)

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  2. Very nice! I'm also doing this Tags, and this week I will do this one.

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  3. WOW!! This is gorgeous! Fun colors and I love all the sentiments! The design is beautiful!
    Sherrie K

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  4. Beautiful take, love the travel theme!

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  5. This is a fantastic take on the original!! Love how you have kept it monochromatic, a stunning design!!

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  6. This makes me think of chocolates...which is so appropriate for a February tag! I love the rustic Old World feel and all the gorgeous details.

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  7. Love your take on Tim's tag. Fabulous background and elements xxx

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  8. Fabulous tag, love how you offset the clock face and fob.
    Julie x

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  9. Your February tag is really original and looks great.

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  10. Suzz....first time here...Love your take on Tim's tag...the vintage feel and the use of metal....The take on Tim's tag is sooo different...Really good Job!!!

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