Saturday, July 23, 2011

Fashion Statement Tag



Image from the library at the flying unicorn as well as Alda's technique to make the sentiment strip 3-D, as seen in the August 2011on-line issue of Enchanting Creations magazine.

Ranger Products:
Distress Inks:  Black Soot and Worn Lipstick with Walnut Stain
Embossing Powder: Clear
red flower made by someone whose blog candy I won eons ago, finally used with an added rhinestone
misc. trims and gems from my stash 
birds from a Hero Arts stamp stamped onto red paper, heat embossed, fussy cut and adhered with pop dots

Challenges I entered:
Twinkle, Twinkle:  The Summer of Color: RED
Simon Says Stamp and Show:  Some Embossing  (tag using this Tim Holtz technique, birds and sentiment all heat embossed)
Everything Wendy Vecchi Yahoo Group MAC#19 a bird and at least one Studio 490 stamp (sentiment from Art Fit for a Queen set)

22 comments:

Noemi said...

Wow! That is so much you have accomplished in just one little tag!!

Micupoftea~ said...

I like the 'not enough room, so pop up sentiment' idea from Alda's ezine article! Striking color, too. You designed this well :)

Chris Arlington said...

Wow! Awesome tag!

Sharon said...

This is a beautiful tag!!Great image and embellishments and love the silk red flower!

Mandy said...

This tag is gorgeous...I love those lovely red birds holding the sign up and how you made it 3 d....was wondering do you use these tags for a journal book...do you give these as cards?...

Cathy said...

Such a gorgeous tag! Love all the details you put into this! Your so talented!

Sandi said...

Love every single bit!

Lynn Stevens said...

Very striking, beautifully done!
hugs Lynn

Michele said...

this is AWESOME!!!! completly wonderfully stylish, love the colors and the pizzazz. xo

craftattack said...

Great tag, and love the matching blog look! Have a nice Sunday! Valerie

sasa said...

I think she is just fabulous and I love the dramatic red and black. Thank you for joining in with the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge this week !
Sarah.

Chris / CS Designs said...

Helene, This is gorgeous, I love the thin black lace and the red silk flower. It makes a great fashion statement and for some reason all the things you've combined remind me of the Tango. Very Hot!
:) Chris / CS Designs
http://www.cs-designs.blogspot.com/
http://www.doodlepieces.blogspot.com/

Heather said...

Fabulous!!

Lucy Edmondson said...

This is so striking and beautiful,

Lucy x

dragonflylady77 said...

PLEASE TAKE THIS MUSIC OFF ARE HAVE SOME WAY TO TURN IT OFF

Silvia(Barnie) said...

A wonderful red and black composition.

Willy said...

Fabulous tag in wonderful colours!

Angie said...

Beautiful!

Kristin said...

That is so cool! I love the statement and your bold red - so pretty! xo

1CardCreator said...

Gorgeous, love how together this looks, what a vamp!

creatingme said...

very pretty, and bold!

Starr said...

Wonderful tag. Love the rich color.

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