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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

TH Nov Thanks Tag

Put a lot of detail/effort into creating this Tim Holtz Nov Thanks Tag.

I did not have an actual fork to use or I should say to spare so I used a plastic fork. Painted & distressed the plastic fork.

 Supplies List 

ink spray: dylusions - postbox red, pure sunshine
   Wlanut ink imagine - eycalyptus, terra cotta 
other: copper wire   cork
paint: Americana Antique Gold acrylic
paper: cardstock: corrugated
recycle: white plastic fork (painted & distressed)

ribbon: Celebrate It Fall 
Tim Holtz: Distress Glitter - mustard seed   Distress ink - walnut stain  ink - Ranger Jet Black
   Distress Markers - barn door, carved pumpkin, fired brick, mustard seed, 
      spiced marmalade, wild honey 
   metal - 4 long fasteners   other: mini mister
   paper - manilla tag  cardstock - Distress Watercolor   
   Perfect Pearls Mists - heirloom gold   rubs - Remnant Rubs
   die - Alphanumerics Thinlits  stamp/die -  Leaf Blueprint
tool:  heat tool, MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges: 

11/16   Really Reasonable Ribbon Ch152 Tag  6E(#6)   11/4 

11/20    Die Cuttin Divas Ch292 Thanksgiving   3E(#2)   11/15
11/20    Simon Says Stamp Mon Thanks Thanksgiving     5E(#2)  11/14

11/22   Mod Squad Ch Ribbon     3E(#3)  11/16

11/26   Dragonfly Journeys Ch79 A Thankful Heart   UE  11/13

11/26    Pile It On #121 Thankful/Thank You  UE  11/13

11/27    Dies R Us Ch61 Tags  3E(#3)  11/15

11/30   Die Cut Divas Nov Be Thankful or Thank You Cards   4E(#4)   11/1

11/30   Tim Holtz Tags 12 Tags of 2016 Nov   1E(#1)  11/1


  1. OMG this is so unique and cute! Great job Melissa! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘TAGS’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

  2. What an original tag. I don't blame you, though....I wouldn't sacrifice one of my dinner forks for crafts either. LOL Thanks so much for playing along in our Tag Challenge. I hope that you will stop by to share your talents with us again soon.
    Really Reasonable Ribbon

  3. What a lovely tag and a great addition to our challenge. Thanks for Playing along with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon. Hugs from Ginny at Polly's Paper!!!

  4. Very cool Tag! Great idea using a plastic fork! I hope you save this for your own art wall! Have a great day and thank you for sharing your Talents with us at Word Art Wednesday! Ginny M DT

  5. Love your tag! The fork is awesome :) This would make a great entry over at the Emerald Creek Dares Challenge!

  6. Hi Melissa! You've created lots of beautiful colors and textures here on this great tag. Thanks so much for joining my Thankful Heart Challenge :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  7. How clever and fun! I love the fork.Thanks for sharing at Dies R Us, so happy you joined us!

  8. Nice tag - and cool addition with the fork you used in crafting!

  9. What another great tag Melissa! Love the fork idea! Thanks so much for playing along with us in our "Tag" Challenge at Dies R Us! We look forward to seeing you in the next challenge! Have a great weekend!
    ♥ Dies R Us Challenges ♥
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

  10. I love the salvage of a plastic fork from plain plastic to a golden fork. Love it. Beautiful tag, just beautiful.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  11. Love your beautiful tag! The embellishments are so pretty. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  12. Another beauty. Using the fork is genius!!! Thanks so much for playing along with us again over at the Mod Squad Challenge.
    Judy, Challenge Host

  13. Very creative tag!
    Thanks for joining Die Cuttin' Divas this week!

  14. Cool Thank you Tag. I love TH techniques as well. Great job.Thank you for joining us at Pile It On challenge #121 - Thankful / Thank you. TFS and good luck.