Thursday, May 5, 2011

Tim times Ten Stampin' Dymonz Grand Giveaway. - Challenge #8-Distress Tag

Wow...We are at Challenge #8 already.........Have you checked out the tags the ladies have been creating over at Stampin Dymonz Scrap Shack ????..........  Loads of creativity ladies.......And so much fun......We are down to Day 8- Challenge #8.  For this tag we had to use a distress technique. Use a minimum of 3 colors of ink, at least 1 image stamp and 1 sentiment stamp. You must color your sentiment stamp using two different ink colors and stamp -- this should be one press on the tag and not "stamp one color, clean stamp, stamp second color." A unique piece of ribbon or other embellishment should be used for the hole in the tag

And here is my take on the challenge....I am a little rushed right now.........and just finished my tag but....This is my first attempt........with the final pic of my completed tag.. (Yep...) I'm going to do a "Do-over"...Just for "MY" satisfaction.....(Hehe..).......I just have to make it right.....(so....check back later....)

                                                                     Front of tag  (click on pic for larger image)
I sprayed my surface with water  first and placed three small lines of ink on surface. Placed tag on top of ink mixture and then placed paper on top of tag to get rid of excess ink.  Heat dryed.
The sentitments are very small....But there are two.....One reads "Live the LOVE you've imagined"...and the other "Art is the Shadow of what a person is thinking"....from the Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous "Mini Muse" stamp collection 

Top of tag
The ribbon is a chain
Tim Holtz Ideaology Corked Vial hanging from a TH swivel clasp and a chain (Jewelry Department) as my ribbon
Bottom of tag
Tim Holtz "Idealology" Lavish White- Scrapbooking Trimming
Tim Holtz Idealogy Pen Nibs

Tim Holtz Sizzix Alteration Tag and Bookplate Die
Tim Holtz Distressed Inks, Dried Marigold Scattered StrawMustard Seed (Reinkers)
TH Stampers Anonymous- Set Curiosities and Mini Muse
 Tim Holtz "Idealology" Lavish White- Scrapbooking Trimming-
Tim Holtz Idealogy Pen Nibs
Tim Holtz Idealology Corked Vials
Charms- Measure gadget, paintbrush tip and "G"- Jewelry Department
DCWV ticket - cutout tag- from "Tattered Times-4x6 stack- stamped with #8-MM clear stamps
Chain- Jewelry Department
TH swivel Clasp
pen on back of tag to hold the chain

My "Do-Over"
Check back later


IslandV said...

OMG I LOVE IT! All grungy and distressed goodness! Once again Ms. Dee you've created a master piece!

Craft Creations by Netta said...

great tag, love the rosettes on the bottom and tag embellishments

Julia said...

This is so beautiful, love everything about it!

Helen said...

Dee... I'm loving all of your little elements. I was wondering what to do with the ink pen nibs...know i know. LOL!

donna said...

Wonderful tag!..Donna

Nitasha said...

Hi Dee! First off, Love you tag! Love all of the trinkets and the flowers- so pretty! And, thank you so much for your sweet comments on my tag. I just kind of winged it with the stamping because I'm not really a stamper, so I don't really have a technique. :)

silvia said...

LOVE the colors and embellishments of your tag

Mrs. Swandog said...

Ms. Dee...I just love this tag and all the embellishments!

Croms' Cubby Hole said...

Yet another fab tag. Love all the little elements used with a great effect. Thankyou for sharing this at Stampin Dymonz Creative Space Timx10 challenge. Goodluck

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