Wednesday, 30 November 2011

Guest blogger for a White Christmas

Hi peeps

My lovely fellow Chocolate Baroqueian, Sheila, is guest posting today. Pop over to Glenda's blog and see whats what. Take it away Sheila......


I stamped a small CB Holly Swirl in Adirondack Snow Cap white randomly over the tag and embossed it with clear powder; when the ink was dry I covered the tag with Antique Linen Distress Ink then stamped it with a CB Christmas Sentiment using Versafine Vintage Sepia.
 
The tree is from the Madonna of the trees theme plate.I stamped it with Versafine Olympia Green to get a good, sharp impression,embossed it with white Wow powder, coloured in between the branches with Shabby Shutters D I and glued it to the tag.
 
I made the flower from CB pointelle lace,white wired ribbon and a small burgundy rose,attaching the flower and silver branches with a strong brad, and using Glossy Accents to secure the rose and the other branches. I attached a strip of pointelle lace to the bottom of the tag with dst.
 
As a finishing touch I dabbed the tag with Icicle Stickles ,covered a small tree embellishment withAdirondack Snow Cap ,embossed it with white powder,attached it to the tag and added a white ribbon.
 
Sheila xx


(And stunning it is too x x x  ... Kath)

5 comments:

  1. Katryn a beautiful Tag you have made. Beautiful colors.
    Lovely greet
    Marja

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  2. Beautiful tag Sheila - lots of techniques on there too. I love the flower you've made from the lace and ribbon, very pretty.

    Thanks for entering the challenge and thanks to Kath for hosting your piccy!

    Glenda

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  3. ooh Sheila, lovely tag and so kind of Kath to post it for you.
    Hugs, Gina x

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  4. Really pretty tag, love the lacey flower - beautifully delicate and frothy look!

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  5. This is a very pretty tag

    Jackie x

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