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Tuesday, 4 December 2012

5th Day of Xmas Tag Techniques

On the 5th Day of Xmas  our Tag Technique will be -
5 or more Embossing Powders Mixed!
 
4 Tags from DT SplodgeAway Blog
3  in Indigo Blu Style!
2nd  Flitter Flakes
and some blending on my SplodgeAway Mat
 
If you say it really carefully it does fit in with the song???
 
It is my pleasure to present you with a special Guest Tag by Eileen Goodwin - please see this link to her  blog  Eileens Crafty Zone. I would like to thank Eileen for agreeing to be a guest designer for little old me especially as I am normally so cheeky to her (and back at ya) and for sending me this gorgeous Tag - and in her own words this is how it was made :
   
"I ran the tag through my big shot in a Tim Holtz embossing folder.... applied Versamark to the raised area’s with my fingers! and added the powders, a bit at a time to the different areas.
I used the heat gun on each section... it looks good, I feel, when they run into each other!... then I swiped distress inks over the top of the whole tag and used a white pen to add highlight the letters".
 
So whats this all about? its a 12 Tags of Xmas Blog Hop here is what you do to join in:
 
If you have never done a blog hop before all you need to do is put a comment below saying "I have a Xmas Techniques Tag" along with a link to your Blog entry with a Techniques Tag. Then myself and other Blog Hoppers will visit your Blog and leave a comment saying "Merry Xmas". Then you in turn visit the other bloggers and do the same.
 
GO ON JOIN IN THE FUN! WE ALL LOVE MAKING TAGS DON'T WE??
 
See you tomorrow!? Thank you Eileen. 
 

4 comments:

  1. Hi Sam , just found your blog. I am now a follower....love Eileen's tags and all of your other tags too. ...will try and find time to join in. Got workshops to run today.
    Great idea......love it.....hugs. X

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    1. Thanks JO - we have to have one for us now and again eh? Would be great if you joined in. Have fun with your workshops. I might get to one next year??

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  2. I love this tag Eileen! Great work :-) xx

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  3. Love all the tags so far.......very very lovely xxx

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I am proud to be on the Design Team for Claritystamp & for the Clarity Stamp Challenge Blog and the Fussy and Fancy Challenge Blog. I have always had an interest in Arts & Crafts and studied for six years and gained certificates in Arts & Crafts, Interior Design, and Soft Furnishings, I even did a Painter & Decorator course. I was originally taught everything I know by my Mam and I now have a passion/obsession for crafts as I develop my techniques. I archived my Goal and have now worked as a demonstrator too.