Stenciled tags with texture paste and a three pocket fold out

At Tag Tuesday the current challenge is to use a stencil on your project. I haven’t experimented much with texture paste, so I thought I would give that technique a go. I used a Stampin’ Up metal background die and made a stencil out of cardstock. I chose music sheet patterned scrapbook paper for the […]

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Sea Shell Tag

The theme at Thursday’s art date with Rain is to create with rough texture. I combined this challenge with Tag Tuesday’s challenge to use seashells this week. My tag was created with a sand paper background. The crab is a jolee’s embellishment, and the silver piece was a clip on earring. I added a real […]

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WOYWW, Valentine’s and Book Page Tags

Hello to you, and everyone over at the stamping ground for “What’s on your work desk Wednesday”. I finally finished my last Valentine for the year: Along with pictures of my desk, I’d like to share with you some book page collage tags that I made for my swap partner over at Swap-bot. The idea […]

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T is for Valentine Inchies and A Vintage Farbarware Coffee Percolator

I got the idea to pull out my inherited treasure from Mae’s Food Blog last week where she shared some history on coffee makers. I found my model HERE that sold last April on Etsy: Kat of KoolKatMidCentury writes: “Amazing find! This is the GRAND DAME of mid century coffee percolators as can be noted […]

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Puppy Love, Photo Tag

At Tag Tuesday the current challenge is to use a photo on a tag, and the current Allsorts challenge is requesting “four legged friends”. The first pet pictures I came across were of our childhood Lhasa Apso puppy named Caesar. My sister was learning about Julius Caesar in school at the time and that’s how […]

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WOYWW, Fairy Tags, Owl Inchie

I’m joining in today with the Stamping Ground group to share what’s on my work desk today. As you can see, I worked on making fairy tags for the bi-weekly challenge at Tag Tuesday. Both stamps called out to be played with so I made two sweet fairies and colored them in with colored pencils, […]

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Happy 13th, Boy, Tag,bookmark, card

At Tag Tuesday the theme is numbers. I combined that idea with the design at Freshly Made Sketches, and the color challenge at Color Throwdown to create tag/bookmark birthday card for a 13yr old boy. I wanted the tag to be removable so I created a pocket out of acetate and attached with washi tape […]

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Tag Tuesday And Thursday Art Date Halloween Time!

A huge thank you for my surprise package that I won from Valerie for participating in her Tag Tuesday challenge! I love it all and had so much fun sorting through all the pieces of inspiration inside! One of the items are Halloween themed doilies which I turned into a tag for the current theme […]

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Farm Tags and Floral Inchie

Here are two more tags for Tag Tuesday’s “Down on the Farm” theme: I found this barnyard illustration in old book and added a tag with an image of a feed sack along with a fun metal charm to embellish. 100% pure hog wash “Keeps your hogs spring time fresh” tag Beautiful fall like weather […]

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Farm Animal Tags, and Inchie

It’s Tuesday, so I’m sharing my beverage and a creation with you and the T gang at the Altered Book Lover. The bi-weekly theme at Tag Tuesday is farm animals so I pulled out a couple of my rubber stamps and started playing. The sweet pig and sentiment were from The Angel Company (TAC), and […]

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