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Tuesday, April 19, 2016

TH Apr Bird Tag

This is my version of the Tim Holtz April Tag.

For the mosaic tile look I cut the Bird multiple times using positives & negatives from the cuts and used a music note punch. 

I used many supplies/items and may have not listed everything in supplies list.

Supplies List

used many items so I may have not listed everything

calligraphy: handwrote on ticket
Glossy accents: added to Bird tile pieces
ink:  Versafine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - Kraft
punch: music note 
recycle: chipboard - cardboard from cereal box - for bird
ribbon: the Paper Studio Poteeka Birds Twill
Tim Holtz:  Distress Ink - brushed corduroy, mermaid lagoon, spun sugar, 
   walnut stain, weathered wood
   die - Bird Silhouette
   Distress Paint - picket fence
   embellishments - arrow, charm, N, star
   embossing - Woodgrain emb folder - did not have the woodgrain cardstock 
   metal - arrow (listed in embellishments), used to attach charm
   other - Glue n Seal, Distress Glaze
   paper - cardstock - Vintage Shabby - Bird tile pieces
   ribbon - ruler
   stamp - Odds and Ends CMS100
   tool - paper distresser, scissors - used to fussy cut out the ticket, stapler
tools: MIST

Entering this into the following challenges:   

4/19  Mod Squad Ch Make a Negative a Positive    3E(#34/13

4/20  DRS Ch 222 2+2+2 use 2 each of 3 things  UE  4/14
   1.  2 Kraft cardstock - Tag base, Ticket
   2.  2 music note punches - bird's eyes
   3.  2 pattern pieces - blue, red

4/23  Come and Get it Ch114 Things with Wings  3E(#2)  4/17

4/24  Die Cuttin Divas Ch262 Earth Day use recycled item  3E(#1)  4/19
   recycle - chipboard - cardboard from cereal box for bird 

4/30  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Apr 2016 Ch  UE  4/1
4/30  DLART Apr Linky   nostack 1Eperday  4/1 

4/30  Tim Holtz Tags  12 Tags of 2016 Apr  1E(#1)  4/1

5/13  Sweet Stamps Apr Anything But a Card Mthly Ch  3E(#2)  4/17


  1. Love your tag. Great elements and layering. Thank you for joining us at Come and Get It this month. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

  2. OH how fabulous! I ADORE tags! You have done Mr. Tim proud, this is fantastic. So many fun elements and techniques to enjoy! Love that particular ribbon too! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Mod Squad Challenge Donna, Challenge Host.

  3. Liking those soft colours and the little details. So glad you joined us, Carol & DT at Come & Get It challenges

  4. What a cool bird tag - great soft colors!

  5. Wow! Great tag! Love all the detail. Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week!

  6. cute tag! Thank you for playing along with DRS Designs.

  7. Love your tag and the image . Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva

  8. This came together really nicely! Thanks for linking to our Earth Day challenge at Die Cuttin' Divas.


  9. What a gorgeous tag!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  10. Gorgeous tag!!! Awesome job!
    Thanks for joining Die Cuttin' Divas this week!

  11. A great tag!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "things with wings” challenge over at Come and Get it.
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

    (DT Come and Get It)

    (DT Crafty Friends)

    PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very hectic the past couple of weeks…