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Friday, April 26, 2013

Mother's Day Tag

Used a Sizzix Flower Layers die for flower. Used a Spellbinder Foliage die for leaves. Used a Martha Stewart punch for Butterflies. Used Stampin' Up: sentiment, sentiment tag & embossing folder for clouds. Added a wobble to back of flower. Recycled cardboard from a Girl Scout cookie box for more sturdiness for Tag.

Paul McCartney (yes the Rose is named that)
Roses in my backyard. They are fragrant.

Supplies List
brad: red in center of flower
cardboard: recycle from Girl Scout cookie box
ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
paper - cardstock - primary colors - blue, green, red
punch: Martha Stewart Classic Butterfly
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon
Sizzix: Flower Layers
Spellbinder: Nest Foliage - leaves
Stampin' Up: die - Bitty Banners Framelits, 
   embossing - Cloudy Days embossing folder,   stamp - Teeny Tiny Wishes sentiment
Tim Holtz: die - Tag & Bookplates

Entering this into the following challenges:

4/26 2 Sisters Ch140 Color Ch Blue and/or Green unlim  mine has Green 4/20
4/26 Glitter N Sparkle Ch29 1-2-3 1Image,2Papers,3Embellishments unlim 4/21
4/26 My Sheri Crafts Ch108 Arbor Day Tree/Nature Theme unlim 4/13
4/26 Quirky Crafts Ch8 Wings & Clouds 3E(#1) 4/14

4/27 Pink by Design Geometric Challenge unlim 4/22 
4/27 Robyns Fetish Ch156 Make Your Own Flowers 3E(#2) 4/21

4/28 Crafty Boots Recycle unlim 4/15
4/28 Creative Card Crew Ch34 Handmade Flowers 3E(#3) 4/16
4/28 Simon Says Stamp & Show Ch Color unlim 4/22 
4/28 Victorine Originals Ch57 Springtime Flowers or Colors unlim 4/15

4/29 {PIN}spirational Ch54 Butterflies 5E(#2) 4/23

4/30 Action Wobble Ch51 Primary Colors 3E(#1) 4/24
4/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Apr Linky Ch unlim 4/4
4/30 Ribbon Carousel Showers & Flowers unlim 4/2

5/3 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 4/21
5/3 Dream Valley Ch55 Things With Wings 3E(#1) 4/21

5/7 DLART Thankful Thurs Ch108 Mother's Day 3E(#1) 4/25

5/8 Crafty Ribbons Ch44 Anything Goes w/ Ribbon unlim 4/25

5/9 Stampin With Dragon Spring has Sprung 2E(#1) 4/26


  1. This is lovely...I really like the clouds. Thank you so much for joining in with my challenge at Quirky Crafts this week.

  2. Love the colors--very cute!

    Thanks so much for joining us in at the {Pin}Spirational Challenge this week—Good Luck! Barb—DT.

  3. A great tag, and the roses in your garden look gorgeous. Thank you for joining us over at Glitter n Sparkle, good luck

  4. Great tag sweetie. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.

    Cathy DT

  5. Wow, these red embellishments really pop.

    Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  6. I am liking that cloud embossing folder..... different than the one I have. :) Another great tag!

  7. Great pops of fabulous colour on this tag! Thanks so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show :)

  8. lovely creation, thanks for joining in with our challenge at CRAFTY RIBBONS x carol

  9. Love your cloud embossing folder. Great tag

    Thank you for sharing with us

    Lin xx
    Dream Valley

  10. Fabulous card, love the embossing folder! Thanks for playing with us at Stamping with the Dragon!

  11. Very clever. I love projects that think outside the box ( even a girl scout cookie box !) Great use of your materials and great result.

    Thanks for sharing with us in the Stampin with the Dragon 'Srping has Sprung challenge.

    Angela (D)

  12. Pretty! Thanks SO MUCH for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you play along again!!!

    A Little Bit O' Paper