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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Pirate Polly & CptJackSparrow Halloween Tag

Created this Tag with a Pirate theme.

Used Cricut cartridge Tags, bags, Boxes & More to make the Tag base. Inked the Tag base with Tim Holtz Distress Inks & heat embossing powders.

Used Stitchy Bear Pirate Polly. Colored digi with Crayola pencil colors, American Crafts glitter gel pen & heat embossing powders.

Stamped K Andrew Designs sentiment.

Used photo of Halloween pumpkin carving of Captain Jack Sparrow that hubby carved using a styrofoam pumpkin.

Added ribbon.

 Supplies List 

Crayola: pencil color
Cricut cartridge:  Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 6 1/4" bvltop Tag - used Gypsy to hide slit
digi: Stitchy Bear Pirate Polly 
embossing:  emb powder - recollections Blaze, Zing Gold, Zing Silver
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Cricut for Tag  Sizzix BIGkick for die cutting
paper: Kodak photo paper  cardstock - Kraft, white
pen: American Crafts glitter gel
ribbon: Holiday inspirations
Spellbinder: Nest Labels Four  Shape Back to Basics Tags
stamp: K Andrew Designs Pirate tales & Fish Scales
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - broken china, rusty hinge, stormy sky  stapler

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/20 One Stitch At a Time Anything Goes w/ Die 3EnonSDS(#3) UESDS(#1) 9/7
9/20 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch Rock the Techniques 5E(#4) 9/15 
   Technique - used several different TH Distress Inks

9/21 Bitten by the Bug 2 Celebrate Cricut Ch - Use any Cricut cut UE 9/15
9/21 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#183 Pirate Day 3E(#1) 9/16

9/23 Simon Says Stamp Wed Tag It 5E(#1) 9/17

9/27 Cuttlebug Mania Anything Die Cut 3E(#2) 9/16

9/28 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #40 Fall UE 9/15  


  1. This sentiment is just perfect for your pirate themed tag. Great job on your tag. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  2. Great tag Melissa. And I agree with Caroline-perfect sentiment!!! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Celebrate Cricut' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  3. Love your beautiful creation. Those images are awesome. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  4. The perfect challenge for you! Great project, Melissa!

    Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week!


  5. What a cool tag! Like the ribbon and those great images!

    Thank you for joining us at die Cuttin divas!

  6. a perfect theme for you at DCD. Love your fun card

  7. What a fun and spooky tag! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week in the Tag It! Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog :)

  8. Great tag!! Like the ribbon!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  9. I just love this pirate themed tag! Thanks for joining our Linky Party at Craftin Desert Diva's! Have a great day!
    DT Tina

  10. Great tag Melissa and love that carving

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x