Saturday, 1 October 2016

She was a wildflower

Hello everyone, 

and welcome to today's UmWow Creative Team post. 



For today's post I have created a tag :


I will try and explain how I made this...

First, on a gessoed tag, I applied Golden's Glass Bead Gel through some sequin waste. 
This is what that looks like :



I then added some spray inks. I used Lindy's Stampgang Sprays. 



Next I added a doily. 


It just adds a little subtle detail I think. I also added some background stamping. I used a little script stamp by VivaLasVegaStamps!

Next I started to work on the chipboard:



I used a green Copic marker to colour the stem and added some gesso to the flowers. I then added some colour with coloured pencils. 


Next I put the whole thing together:


I also added some doodling around the edge and a sentiment. I stamped it on white card stock, inked the edges and matted it on a piece of brown pattern paper. I then adhered it to the tag with dimensional tape.  Lastly I added some lacey ribbon. 




Here are some close-ups... 




 I hope I have inspired you to dust off those chipboards and start using them.. they are so versatile..

I have used only one today :


You'll find it HERE.

Floral set, I used the bluebell. 









8 comments:

  1. I really enjoy following your step by step tutorials, Corrie - thank you for sharing with us!

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  2. Lovely tag and details. That chipboard tied everything together nicely. Awesome sauce! ~Niki

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  3. Beautifully designed, I love the textured background and fabulous chipboard flower xxx

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  4. Stunning background on the tag Corrie, great textures! That chipboard flower is the perfect center piece!!

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  5. Hello Corrie, this tag and also your last makes I can see below are wonderful!!!
    All different but gorgeous, and some make me laugh :-)
    Happy sunday, hugs xx

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  6. Mooi al die lagen en texturen! Enne blauw...dat maakt dat mijn ogen er gelijk naar toe getrokken werden! Groetjes, Gerrina

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