3 Feb 2011

Tag of Love

Week #30 CCC Altered Metal with Paint

Linda has set us this challenge for week #30 from the Tim Holtz Compendium of Curiosities Book on page 48.  Now you know by now I can't say how I did it but if you have the book have a go and join in  over at Studio L3 hosted by the lovely Linda .  Sadly this challenge is drawing to an end and I have managed to join in every week except one, I for one will miss it but Linda hinted last week - well teased - that there may be more to come................. how exciting is that!! 
I have also combined this project with several other challenges with a Love theme.  Sunday Stampers hosted by Hels - Sentiments ; The Artistic Stampers Creative Team  Blog - Love is in the Air; Simon Says Stamp and Show - Some Love.

Tag was inked with DI rusty hinge, worn lipstick, metal was altered according to the book technique with ranger dabber paints watermelon Idea-ology heart and terra cotta clip(Stampin Up!.) Stamps used from Tim Holtz. Tag background was stamped and embossed within an inch of its little life as I got a bit carried away in the process, the Sentiment was stamped onto an Idea-ology Journaling Ticket in black versafine, clip and heart were attached and finally I found some red roses in my stash.... amazing what you find when you rummage isn't it...LOL lastly I added velvet ribbon which I found in a bargain bin for 50p for 5meteres - bargain .......I should say!!

Hope you like my creation and please leave me a comment if you drop in as it is always lovely to hear from you, till next time.............
Bye for now

15 comments:

  1. Love your tag Maggie, its fab and so is the altered metal. Annette x

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  2. Your tag's very pretty!!
    Thank you for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp & Show Challenge!

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  3. Very pretty tag! Love that heart!
    Pam

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  4. loving the rusty hinge and worn lipstick together they really match well together. beautiful tag, and well done for joining in 29 of the 30 so far'

    Love Dawn xx

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  5. oooh, this is LUSH!! Thanks for joinin in with the Sunday sTamper AND... the AS CT challenge too ! x

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  6. Lovely work on this tag. I love all the embossing and that is one of my favorite sentiment stamps. Thanks so much for showing us some LOVE over at Simon Says Stamp and Show this week!

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  7. Beautiful tag! Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp & Show challenge blog.

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  8. A lovely tag Maggie - it all works so well together.

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  9. love your tag,
    grate blend of colour & texture,
    kat.

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  10. Lovely tag and the altered heart just sings!

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  11. Lovely tag. Love the heart.

    Marilyn

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  12. Hi, Maggie! Absolutely gorgeous tag you've made!! Love the flowers! Beautiful! :)

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  13. Oh, Maggie, this is wonderful! The design is just perfect-- you really balanced all those lovely elements well, and the paint-altered metal is great! How fun that you found those roses in your stash-- isn't it great when you come across something you didn't even know you had??

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  14. Just stunning x
    Thanks for playing along with the ASCT Challenge this month, Best of Luck x

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