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Wednesday, 14 March 2012

Tag for March


I didn't get February's tag done, but have managed to have a go at the one for March.
What is she talking about I can hear you saying.
Well, instead of the 12 tags of Christmas , Tim Holtz is guiding us through a tag for  each month of the year.
All the details and techniques   can be found here.


I did not have anywhere near all the items he used, but like most crafters, I had a quick search for stuff that might fit the bill.
The butterflies gave me the most problems as I used embossing powder instead of the recommended stuff. Still , I was quite pleased  how they turned out, and with a quick glance it does look a bit like Faux Mosaic.

I will also  be entering this tag  at Gingersnapcreations GC 139 Random Redhead Challenge-Use a Faux Technique.

Thankyou for stopping by, I realy appreciate your comments.

16 comments:

  1. great tag Yvonne, love the textured background
    hugs

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  2. Love, love, love those butterflies!!!
    A really gorgeous tag Meggymay.
    Dot x

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  3. You're doing much better than me Yvonne as I haven't done any (yet!). I did watch his video (Tim Holtz that is) and I think your tag is fab - the butterflies really do have a mosaic look to them.

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  4. Gorgeous butterflies! I just love your take on Tim's tag! You may not have had all the items, but there is no lacking here!

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  5. Aren't those butterflies fun to make :) lovely tag Yvonne
    x♥x

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  6. This is gorgeous
    Well Done
    Hugs Elaine

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  7. Fabulous tag Yvonne, love your butterflies they look like stained glass!I think the papers you chose are more effective than Tim's:)
    Val x

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  8. Hi Yvonne. It is always more fun improvising with the stash you have. Super tag. Really like that textured background.
    Regards Florence xx

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  9. What a lovely Tag Yvonne. Great textures. This is the first I have heard of this Tim Holtz challenge. (Where have I been you may ask). A tag a month sounds much less stressful than 10 in December. I didn't even try last year, kne it would never happen. I may just have to go and investigate this though.

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  10. Beautiful tag and love those gorgeous butterflies, great technique.

    Marie

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  11. This is so gorgeous! LOVE those faux mosaic butterflies--the texture on this tag is superb! :)

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  12. Your embossed bckgound and the mosaic butterflies look good on this tag.

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  13. Wow, your tag looks fantastic, the butterflies are outstanding.

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  14. Your mosaic turned out beautifully - great tag! Thanks for playing along once again with Gingersnap Creations!

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