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Tuesday, April 22, 2014

African Safari

This week's theme at Tag Tuesday is Africa. I decided to play with a safari theme incorporating giraffes.
Be sure to visit Tag Tuesday during the week to see all the players' interpretations.


First I layered 3 digital images using my PSE software:
the Graphics Fairy map of Africa
Lunagirl Moonbeams giraffe from Animals at the Zoo collage sheet
Gecko Galz travel poster from Vintage Travels collage sheet and car from Vintage Cars collage sheet.
I put a shadow frame behind the poster and darkened up the vintage car with a dimensional shadow.

After printing this out, I placed it on a black mat, added a tab (Stampin' Up punch), a metal "A", and a word label (safari).

Also entering this tag in these challenges:

 
Lunagirl Moonbeams Blog Challenge:  Vintage Menagerie

Gecko Galz Papercrafting Facebook Page:  Uncharted Territory (Maps) challenge (closed  group but ask to join)

Simon Says Wednesday Challenge: Animal Antics

Scrapping4Fun Challenge #15: Use a Stamp or Digi Image

18 comments:

Cindy Gay said...

Love it!

Scrapping4funChallenges said...

Beautiful card, love the images!
Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges.
Rachelle DT
http://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

Wendy said...

Fantastic tag Helene...you can use this for the GG facebook paper crafting challenge - maps. Great mix of images and textures.

Karen Lunagirl said...

Beautiful entry for my Vintage Menagerie challenge! I really like all the different elements and how you pulled them all together. Nice colors, like a safari sunrise! Thanks for playing at LunagirlMoonbeams.com. :-)

Krisha said...

This is an amazing tag Helene. I do love a giraffe.

Annette G said...

Love your African project Helene, beautifully made, Annette x

http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

Stephanie said...

Gorgeous tag. Love the giraffe.

Jess said...

Beautiful tag!

Emily Leiphart said...

I love your custom image, Helene! The brass letter is fabulous, too. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Animal Antics!

Linda Simpson said...

Fabulous layout and love the papers.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Brenda Brown said...

Beautifully designed and put together. Hope all is well with you xx

Kate M said...

Fabulous tag - great images pulled together so effectively!
xx

ElizabethR said...

Great tag, Elizabeth xxx

Heather said...

Love this Helene!! I love how you added the "safari" to the car!! Super fab!!
Hugs
Heather

Terry said...

Oh I love your African Safari! That Giraffe is so majestic and love the entire design! Enjoy!

Wendy McCarthy said...

Fab safari make! Love that gorgeous giraffe. xx

Angie C. D. said...

How creative! Felt like I took a mini trip through your tag. Thanks for sharing at Scrapping 4 Fun Challenges. :D

Vicki robertson said...

Super fun tag! I love the map background.

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