zaterdag 30 november 2013

12 tags of 2013 - November

Hi everyone,

 
With only a few hours to go before the entry closes, I want to share this tag I made for Tim Holtz 12 tags of 2013 for the month November. During Creative Chemistry 102 I wasn't able to try it because I didn't have the Frosted Crystal Embossing Powder. But luckily I managed to get my hands on it. But I also needed regular blackboard chalk. I work at a university of applied science, but in these advanced times they don't use chalk and blackboards any more. But I also managed to get some good old chalk.

What a super fun technique the Chalk one is! It's not difficult at all, the only thing you need to be careful with is that you don't overheat the Frosted Crystal. I saw that there were some grains overheated ​​here and there. But as long as it's a few grains you're good to go and it only adds to the effect.



To decorate it a bit more, I used some washi tape and I colored some Modeling Paste with Modern Red and Dash of Red Studio Paint. I used it with the Dot Fade Layering Stencil. Over the dots, I added some exclusive Simon Says Stamp Mini Hearts  I cut out and I used the 25 of the Christmas Stacked Words and embossed it with Black Embossing Powder.



Thank you for stopping by! Love to see you next time!

Hugs,
Sandra

6 opmerkingen :

  1. Oh I love that pop of red with your Chalky Christmas Tag and the stenciled dots! Yeah, my stencils should be arriving today! Love your tag! Enjoy the weekend! Hugs!

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  2. Love your version and so glad I'm not the only late arrival at the TH party! The stencilled red paste makes a huge impact and I love the washi tape too. Jenny x

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  3. Pretty tag, Sandra! I like the added red accents with the chalk technique. Looks awesome!

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  4. Wouw leuk gedaan met dat rood. .. Goede inspiratie. . Dank je en trouwens hihihi net op tijd voor de volgende

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  5. WAUW heel mooi Sandra!!!!
    Gr Patricia

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  6. That is such a cool technique, Sannie! It makes the chalkboard effect look more realistic than regular chalkboard paint. Well done!!

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