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Saturday, September 1, 2012

Faux Metal

Here is my take on Tim Holtz's September tag which you can see his here.  I didn't have half the products he does so I did it my way.  I used HVAC metal tape and Ranger slate, eggplant alcohol inks.  Never thought about having the black but now I think I will look for it to add to my stash.  I used a grunge number 3 under the metal tape then you know what I did?  I didn't like all the color so I took a sponge dabber with black StazOn ink over spots like the #3 which left a nice grey tone.  StazOn also takes off the alcohol inks which in this case I liked the effect.  Added ribbon and twine from Really Reasonable Ribbons .  The image is stamped on cardstock and vellum. 

Entering this tag in the following challenge:
1.  Blog | Tim Holtz - sept. tag
2.  Moving Along With The Times - flying high


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    1. thank you for the nice comment. I went and visited your blog. some fun techniques.
      stamping sue

  2. This is a really funky take on this months Challenge. You did awesome I love how different your background turned out.

  3. Great tag! Love your flying watch.

  4. Great tag, Sue. Love your winged clock!

  5. wonderful project .. thanks for flying high with us at MAWTT this week
    Lisa x

  6. I love the tage you created! it all looks so amazing!!! Great Job!

  7. Gorgeous tag Sue. Like Marjie I love your clock x TFS Annie


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