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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Christmas Tag–Sparkly Stocking

IMG_3034Stocking tag w border

Background: Tim Holtz Kraft Resist Christmas Memories, stained with Tarnished Brass Distress Stain and adhered to black tag. Edges inked with Vintage Photo.

Stocking: Cricut December 25 cartridge, cut from chip board, painted with Red Pepper Paint Dabber, covered with Glue n Seal and generously coated with Martha Stewart Garnet Glitter. Top of stocking: painted with white acrylic paint, covered with Glue N Seal, and covered with Rock Candy Dry Stickles. Gold edge on stocking top: painted with Gold Paint Dabber and dotted with Rock Candy Stickles.

Flourish: Movers & Shapers Die, cut from grunge board and painted with Gold Paint Dabber, tipped with Rock Candy Stickles.

Ribbon: Stained with Festive Berries Distress Ink..

Sentiment stamped with Distress Embossing Ink onto Tim kraft paper and heat embossed with Ranger Fine Black Embossing Powder. Edges inked with Vintage Photo.

Participating in these challenges:

Simon Says Stamp Challenge (showcasing Martha Stewart products).

Anything But a Card Challenge (inspiration photo, pulling out the gold of the sand and the red of the umbrella).

7 comments:

Sylv said...

A lovely festive tag, love the glittery stocking.

Beverly Sager said...

Oh Barb, Barb, Barb - another terrific tag! I think the simplicity of the design plus the sparkly red stocking really works. And I love the frosting on the flourish :D

Paper Profusion said...

Love its cheerful red sparkle. Gorgeous tag Barb. Nicola x

Julia S-W said...

Lovely little tag and interesting to read how you've interpreted the picture!
Thanks so much for joining us at Anything But A Card this time.
Juliax

Anita Houston said...

I haven't played with that die yet! Beautiful and simple, yet elegant!

debby4000 said...

Brilliant tag, love all the details

Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.
luv
Debby

mark gould said...

Great tag, Interesting interpretation of the pic ;)
Thanks for joining us at ABAC