Saturday, 11 October 2014

Seasonal inspiration...

Hi, everyone! I was inspired by seasonal colors to make this tag. I am Falling in Love with seasonal colors so I used almost all the seasonal colors I had for the background and the leaves. For the background I used several distress paints, perfect pearls mists, distress inks...The leaves I stamped with Tim Holtz stamps (Falling Leaves) and then I colored them with various distress inks. Some of them I cut from vellum and some from the manila cardstock. Also, I colored the seam binding with some distress stains and paints. The ink bottle I covered with distress crackle paint in Black Soot and then covered with distress crackle paint in Clear Rock Candy. For the bottom of the tag I used Springtime embossing folder.
I, also, used Tim Holtz Odds and Ends stamp set in black Archival ink and I stamped the Paris postal stamp in Sepia Archival ink.

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge: Falling in Love With...
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Use Watercolors









4 comments:

  1. Awesome tag! Love the little folded note with the pen nib and the ink and well. Gorgeous design. Glad you could play along with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

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  2. Love the vintage fall look to your tag and the fold out is such a great idea! Thank you so much for playing along in our Use Watercolors Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week :)

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