2017/06/07

Be the Reason Someone Smiles


Hi Stamping Friends,

It’s time to play along with Happy Little Stampers (HLS) Mixed Media Challenge again. The June Challenge Theme is GLITTER.


For more details and other DTs’ inspirations, please check out the Challenge Blog. Anything mixed media could be linked up to our challenge as long as it follows our theme. 
 

When I saw the June Challenge Theme - Glitter, I instantly thought of Tim Holtz’s Distress Glitters. I also revisited Tim’s Distress Stains Monoprint Technique.  The following are how I made my tag.

Tag Details


1. Apply Distress Paints Monoprint Technique with various stencils on watercolor paper for the background.






















2. Apply various Distress Inks on watercolor paper as shown.


3. Apply white Embossing Paste over leave stencil on watercolor tag.


4. Die cut two butterflies and apply Distress Inks.


5. Apply Glossy Accents and sprinkle generous Clear Rock Candy Distress Glitter.


6. Stamp text on black cardstock and heat embossed in white. Assemble the tag as shown on top.


I must say the sparkling butterflies are awesomely pretty.

Hope my tag is inspirational and eye-pleasing to you. Please drop me a note if you like my tag. Thanks for stopping by and wish you a great day.


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    The only stamp I used in this tag is a text stamp from Simon Says Stamp. It's the first time I used it and I love it a lot.

10 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous, Helen. I love it!

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  2. I love your vibrant colors. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

    Victoria DT for http://aperfecttimetocraft.blogspot.com.au/...


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  3. Such a lovely tag Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Michelle DT Co-Owner/Admin for http://classicdesignteamchallenge.blogspot.com.au/...

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  4. What a beautiful Tag with your design and loving the colours you used..really pops..Thank you for joining us at More Mixed Media...Hugs Lozzy xx

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  5. Oooh I love this! Amazing colours. SO vibrant. Thank you for playing along at Creative Artiste Mixed Media challenge blog this month. Good luck
    DT Lynda x

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  6. Brilliant colors ! Thank you so much for sharing your work with us at The Artistic Stamper
    WIshing you good luck to win beautiful stamps !

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  7. Love your vibrant tag. The background is gorgeous with layers of colour and texture. The sentiment is perfect and I must say I love a bit of glitter too! Thank you for joining us over at Stamps and Stencils. Toni xx

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  8. Beautiful, bright tage ! Love the glittery butterflies too ! Thanks for joining us at Stamps and Stencils .Sue C x

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  9. Fabulous and vibrant tag...love love love it..

    Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

    Anila DT for http://aperfecttimetocraft.blogspot.com.au/...

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  10. A lovely bright and cheery creation, many thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

    B x

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