Monday, 2 February 2009

Tag Your Arch!


Seeing as how I only commented a couple of days ago about how much I was enjoying making tags, imagine how I smiled when I saw this weeks challenge on Gothic Arches was called 'Tag Your Arch'!
I completely resisted the temptation to use one of the tags I had recently made and went off in search of this stamp.
It's one by Elusive Images and I really think it's pretty. I like the co-ordination and duplication between the large plate and the smaller tag.
I sponged and distressed the background in varying shades of pink and used watercolour paint to colour the hydrangea petals.
This arch and it's tag will prbably end up on a card!

13 comments:

  1. Lovely arch, the fiber trim is a perfect touch and such a pretty color too!

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  2. the arch and tag together are just scrumptious :).

    D'you know, I tried to buy this design plate from the EI sale, but it had sold out and wasn't in my order :(.

    Still, I got another one I love for a bargain price, you can't have 'em all.

    Lovely work Viv

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  3. This is such delicate work. Thanks for your comment on my blog
    xx

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  4. This is so delicate and beautiful. and I love the trim at the bottom. Great work, viv.

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  5. what gorgeous colours ! Love your arch x

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  6. Awesome arch, Viv. love the colours and stamps you've used!
    JudyNZ

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  7. Great Viv, I can't keep up with you just now, could do with some of your motivation.

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  8. I think you use colour coordination beautifully. Your arch is gorgeous!

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  9. Love this idea of Tagging your Arch ! lovely work x

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  10. How did I miss thios one last week? Its so lovely!!!!

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