Sunday, 1 June 2014

Tag Tree

My card today is for my Step Dad's birthday next Month ( sorry about the photo, my camera flash is still doing it's own thing! )

I will also be entering it in these challenges :

Colour Me have these autumn colours,

the sketch comes from Freshly Made Sketches,

The Male Room want a masculine card with theme of

 Seize the Birthday have a toppings of "TAGS"

and lastly, but no means least,  Addicted to Stamps want us to

I stamped the tree with rust ink, and hand coloured the leaves with SU markers. I then cut it out using the shape from the outside of a Nestie for the top of the tag, and laid it on some rust card. This was then placed onto a randomly stamped base card with leaves, script, and splodges. It was finished off with a sentiment banner, ribbon and button.

Supplies :
Card = Whisper White, Rust and base FMS
Stamps = Leaves of a Tree, French Foliage, and Apothecary Art
Inks = Black, Crushed Curry, Baked Brown Sugar, Old Olive, and Adirondack Rust
Tools = Nestie and Stamp-a-ma-jig
Extras = 3D Pads, Button, Ribbon, and Bakers Twine

I had a bad fall in the garden again yesterday, and my arms and legs are black and blue, so I decided to do the right thing today, and stay indoors watching the French Open Tennis while crafting. 

Thanks for dropping by, hope you'll come back again soon



  1. So beautiful and the image is gorgeous beautifully presented too hope your enjoying your day xx

  2. Very pretty card! Love that wonderful background with your focal image. Thanks for joining us at Seize the Birthday!

  3. Hi Bev - thanks for joining us in TMR this week with your lovely card - lov e the colours you have used - Jacqueline xx

  4. I love how you've colored all of the leaves on the tree. Very pretty! Sorry to hear you took a fall -- hope you are recovering quickly. Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

  5. wow - what a super card. A great combination of challenges! Thanks so much for playing along with ASM and The Male Room this week!

  6. Perfect card for a guy and the background leaves are great colours to compliment the tree.,thanks for joining us at ATSM

  7. I love your card Bev! That sketch works perfectly with our tag challenge this week. Thanks for joining us at Seize The Birthday :)

  8. What wonderful coloring on those leaves! Pretty card. Glad you joined us this week at FMS!

  9. Beautifully done! I love your is so detailed! Your stepdad will love it! So happy you were able to use the CM colors this week!


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