Friday, 8 August 2014

Friday Focus

A tag card to share today.

It's a double challenge at CAS(E) this Sketch this week as they've joined up with a new challenge blog at Tag You're It. So I've used their layout and a tag, but I'm also entering my card into CASology's theme of stripe and The Male Room's theme of using pink.

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The first thing I did was to die cut a stitched tag and then out came the Gorgeous Grunge stamps again.  I double stamped them to give two tones of the same colour.

My pink element is the sprinkle of hearts using just one half of a Clearly Besotted stamp and once again double stamped. Can you see where I caught the edge of the stamp by the grey sprinkles? I decided not to re-stamp as I thought it sort of matched the grungy style anyway.


Next I stamped the sentiment thinking the 'me' and 'you' would represent the two figures from the sketch. I then stamped a trio of open hearts to highlight and draw your eye towards the sentiment.


I finished off by stapling a ribbon to the tag and attaching it to the base card with foam pads.

Supplies:
Stamps: SU, Gorgeous Grunge; Clearly Besotted, Design A Tree
Inks: SU, tempting turquoise, melon mambo; Memento, London fog
Die: Lil'inker, Anytime Tags
Embellishments: ribbon from my stash; mini staple

Thanks for dropping by today, your visit is much appreciated.

Jane
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10 comments:

  1. GREAT take on the sketch! Love this card.

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  2. Love the adorable tag! Thanks for joining in at The Male Room.

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  3. Wow! Love your artful arrangement of elements on your tag! So glad you joined us at CASology this week!

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  4. Jane, this is such a fun tag...love the splotches and the stripes, perfect together! Thanks for joining us at CASology this week!

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  5. Fabulous combination of challenges - love the grunge look! And the sprinkle of pink hearts is perfect for the challenge. thanks so much for playing along with The Male Room this week!

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  6. Great CAS card! The little tag with all the added color is great and just the right touch! Thanks for joining us at The Male Room

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  7. SUPER cute Jane!!!! LOVE this!! Thanks for joining us at CASology this week!!

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  8. Wow, love this!!! So glad you joined us at CASology this week! May

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  9. Oh, this is so fun! Wonderful take on the sketch!

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  10. Such a sweet little tag! Great take on the sketch!

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