Wednesday, October 5, 2011

A Sassy Tag

Happy Wednesday friends.  I hope you're having a wonderful week so far - we're halfway to the weekend, yeah!  I have been trying to work on my stash of Christmas cards and thought I would try something a little different and make a tag.  


This little sweetie is Sugar Nellie's Simply Sassy Secret Santa.  I colored her with copics and colored pencils and applied Fluffy Stuff to the fur on her outfit.  I used Tim Holtz's Distress Crackle Paint around the edges of my paper to give it a snowy look.  I've also been seeing so many of you talented ladies using cheesecloth and I love the way it looks on your projects, so I gave it a try.  I used a bit of lace and then punched various sizes of snowflakes which are covered with Glamour Dust - I love that sparkle!  I added some chocolate brown pearls to some of the snowflakes.  The sentiment ticket also has some paint and sparkle on the edges.  I had ordered that huge roll of seam binding awhile back and finally dyed some with Tim Holtz's Tea Dye Distress Ink. 

I will probably use this tag on my niece's Christmas package.  She loves these Sassy images and I think this tag would be perfect for a young teen girl, don't you?  

Thank you for stopping by.

I would like to enter my tag in these challenges:
Anything Goes Challenge 51  -  Die cuts/Punches or Both
Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 53  -  Anything Goes
Fab 'n Funky Challenge 93  -  Dies or Punches
Heart Song Inspirations Challenge 18  -  Anything Goes
Hooked on Craft Challenge 9  -  Anything but a Card
Paper Crafting Journey Challenge 20  -  Diecuts and/or Punches
Papertake Weekly Challenge  -  Anything Goes with option of something punched
Ribbon Carousel RCC23  -  Anything Goes
Sweet Stamps Challenge 35  -  Anything Goes
The Ribbon Girl Challenge  -  Christmas

Stamp:  Sugar Nellie Simply Sassy - Secret Santa (available at Funky Kits);  sentiment: Whimsy Stamps Holiday Ticket Sentiment
Paper:  Graphic 45 - Christmas Past Collection; Bazzill
Other:  Copics, Caran d'Ache and Prismacolor pencils, gamsol, Tim Holtz Distress Crackle Paint, Glamour Dust, cheesecloth, Fluffy Stuff, lace, pearls, snowflake punches, seam binding

27 comments:

  1. Hi Anita, this is a very very gorgeous tag, i loved the image a lot.
    Hugs Astrid

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  2. this is beautiful...amazing details and colors...love it

    Tina

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  3. Ok, how super adorable is this? I LOVE the cheesecloth and how cute to make a tag! I love it! Beautiful Anita!!!
    HUGS,
    M

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  4. oh this is so cute , and pretty . Gorgeous little tag
    Lisa x

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  5. It will be perfect for your niece ! This is a superb tag !
    xxx

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  6. Hi Anita, it's more than a tag - it's a little card on it's own! Gorgeous! Sarah P.S. Thanks for the kind thoughts - am feeling so much better now!

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  7. Oh Anita isn't she just fab I love this tag must make some myself! Hugs Rebekah xx

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  8. Wow this is a lovely tag its just gorgeous:) Sandra H

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  9. absolutely gorgeous, anita! i love all the different techniques you used; i've seen the cheesecloth too and it looks awesome!

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  10. I am sure your niece will love it Anita! I love those colors and the snowflakes with the little brown pearls are so cute. Lovely as always!

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  11. Gorgeous gift tag - almost as good as a gift! Love your colouring!- thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl colour challenge. Mary G x

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  12. A stunning creation, thank you so much for joining us at Anything Goes
    Hugs
    Tamara

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  13. oh this is just gorgeous just love the image and detail on this bless you for playing at anything goes,this week hugs cherylxxx

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  14. Stunning tag Anita! Absolutely wonderful colouring. Love those glittery snowflakes too.
    Thanks for joining us at Hooked On Craft Challenges, Kelly

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  15. Fabulas tag - I love it! Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at Crafty Cardmakers.
    Jenni x

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  16. What a cute tag, I really love your colouring and the embellishments you've chosen. The tag will be a gift in itself for your niece!

    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.

    Feebsy
    xx

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  17. AWESOME; love the background and paint around the edges - perfect!

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  18. Anita, this tag is fabulous! Everything about it is just perfect. Your coloring is really gorgeous.

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  19. Just stunning anita - I love your colouring and all that Fluffy Stuff!

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  20. Love your tag...the fluff is so awesome on a gorgeous image...fabulous.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  21. Really awesome!!! Love your coloring and all your embellishments! Thanks for playing at The Ribbon Carousel!

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  22. Super pretty tag. Thanks for playing long with us at HSI.

    Dana

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  23. Such a beautiful tag! Love the details.
    Thank you for sharing with us this week at
    Sweet Stamps Challenge
    Have a sweet week.

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  24. Fabulous tag!! I love the cheesecloth with her and what a cute little image. Thanks for sharing with us at HSI this week :)

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  25. This is just adorable! I love the work you put into this. Thanks for sharing with Sweet Stamps blog.

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  26. Gorgeous tag, thanks for joining us at Paper Crafting Journey xxx

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