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Sunday, November 6, 2016

Fall Tag

Hi and welcome to my blog! I am so glad to be having cooler weather and seeing some color on the trees now. I want to show you a Fall tag I made using several of Tim Holtz's techniques. You can see them by clicking here.





First I used some of Tim Holtz's rub ons on my card -- a script and some swirls.
Then I patted Faded Jeans, Seedless Preserves and Tea Dye Distress inks on my craft pad, spritzed them with water and drug my tag through the inks to make my background. I sponged some Gathered Twigs Distress inks around the tag for more of a distressed look.

I stamped the pumpkin stack, by Sparkle N Sprinkle, onto watercolor paper and colored the pumpkins using Distress markers and my water pen. The image was fussy cut and pop dotted to the tag. I added leaf brads and sequins for embellishment.

Thanks so much for stopping by. Have a great day!

Challenges entered:

Crafty Creations:  Watercolor
Double D Challenge:  Harvest Blessings
Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 :  November

11 comments:

  1. I can feel a slightly cooler change to our weather too! That little bit of purple and blue really makes this stand out. Welcome fall!

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  2. Fabulous tag and design! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT

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  3. Gorgeous rich colors, April. Love the beautiful background and the pop of color from the pumpkin stack is awesome!

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  4. OH WOW! What a fabulous tag April! LOVE the colors! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Give Thanks’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  5. What a beautiful combination of techniques and elements. Love this richly colored, stunning creation! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Double D!

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  6. so very cool background, great coloring on the pumpkin and love your different yarns and fibers to top it off!

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  7. Oh this is so beautiful!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Double D Challenges!

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  8. Beautiful tag..love the fall colors..Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenges..

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  9. I love your tag with the pretty back ground design...The colors and spots of bling with the flourish give is a whimsy feel to me. CuTe ...cUtE!!!!!

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  10. LOVE the remnant rubs you used and love those pumpkins. Great take.

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  11. This is just so pretty April! Gorgeous pumpkin image and inky background. Hugs, Autumn

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