Sunday, 27 January 2013

A Wonderland Tag

Hi Everyone
Sue Here

Today I thought I would combine Bildmalarna Sitting Mimosa with a Penny Black  Caught Nappin wood mounted stamp.   The reason.......................... Lewis Carol's Birthday of Alice in Wonderland fame!

I have made this tag with the Penny Black cat as the Cheshire Cat and Mimosa as Alice.  The other stamps are from a set I have from Kirk's Folly - storybook collection.




I firstly stamped a Indigoblu background stamp with versamark and heat embossed with white embossing powder.  I then covered the tag with H2O's (mica paints) then buffed it up.

I then stamped a row of hearts and some wording onto acetate with versamark and heat set with white embossing powder and secured this on the tag with brads, coloured with a promarker red pen.

All the characters were stamped onto white cardstock and coloured in with distress pens.

courtesy of alice-in-wonderland.net




Sometimes its nice to think out of the box for your stamps and try to give them a new lease of life.  I think they both look grand as Alice and the Cheshire Cat.

Speak soon
Sue x

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