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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Vint Train Travel Tag

Used mostly Tim Holtz items to make this Vintage Train Travel theme Tag.

My first couple days at my new part-time job at local plant nursery have been busy & good. Shoppers are coming in buying plants for Spring color, fertilizers & so much more.

I have been able to balance my non-working time & have time for crafting as well.

 Supplies List 

Die-Namics: die - Tag Stax
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick, Tim Holtz Vagabond
paper: cardstock - Kraft   scrapbook - Bo Bunny Weekend Market Baggage
ribbon: the paper Studio ticket twill
Simon Says Stamp: die - Stitched Rectangles
Tim Holtz: die - Mini Ticket Set  Distress Ink - walnut stain   paper - cardstock - blue, tan   stamp - Here & There
   tool - paper distresser, sander, stapler 
tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:

2/26   Simon Says Stamp Mon Transport It   5E(#2)   2/20

2/27   Tues Throwdown #331 Fav Embellishment  3E(#2)   2/21  Fav Embellishment - Ribbon

2/28   Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Feb 2017 Ch   UE  2/1
2/28   DLART Feb Linky Ch   1Eperday no stacking   2/1
2/28    Mod Squad Ch Use a Geometric Shape   3E(#1)  2/22  Geometric Shape - Rectangle
2/28   Simon Says Stamp Wed Anything Goes   5E(#1)   2/22


  1. I did wonder about how you were finding your job Melissa. Such a lovely tag you have made
    Dr Sonia

  2. Great tag and I love how you photographed it too! AWESOME!!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at  The Mod Squad Challenge Angie, Challenge Host

  3. This tag is wonderful and displayed perfectly! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!

  4. fabulous tag Melissa :-) the whole design is awesome! Love the photo staging too :-)

    Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Monday and Wednesday Challenges
    Lols x x x

  5. I love this adorable tag!! So many great details - love the distressing! I'd like to invite you to link up to the Cropstop blog where anything goes as long as you use some products from companies the store carries (you did). You can check it out here:

  6. Very cool and definitely vintage! I think a job at a nursery could be really fun! Hope you have a good week!

  7. Yes, this is very travel tag. Love the vintage colors and washed image. Thank you for Transporting It with us over Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  8. A great tag - thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.

    Hope to see you again in March.

    Helen x