Wednesday, 16 April 2014

You Were Born To Stand Out

Time for my weekly DT post for Artistic Outpost and this week I am showcasing the fabulous THINK AND WONDER plate.
I have opted for a more masculine make this time around colouring the background with Gathered Twigs Distress Ink and then adding stencilled numbers in the backdrop using the Numbered Layering Stencil. I have then flicked the background with water to add blotches.
I have stamped the focal image onto a piece of white card using Black Archival Ink and then coloured with Gathered Twigs Distress Ink, again adding stencilled numbers to the backdrop for added interest. I have repeat stamped the image onto a circular piece and added to a bottle cap coloured with Ginger Alcohol Ink.
I have used that wonderful Lattice Frameworks die once again, die cut from black card and I have added the diamonds back into the lattice, stamped with parts of the image to echo that of the focal image. 'explore life' is a Remnant Rub which also adds a further layer of interest. I have also included a Stancil Mark added to the top of my tag, again coloured with Alcohol Ink.
I love the sentiment which I added to the bottom of my tag, along with more touches of the Lattice Frameworks pieces.
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Thanks so much for stopping by, Tracy x x

4 comments:

Zoe said...

Wow! Fantastic Tag xx Zoe xx

carol edwards said...

Hi Tracy what a great tag for the boys. Love the bottle top and the way you have used the leftovers from the lattice die. Lovely mix of colours and ideas x

rachel said...

wonderful tag Trace - the repeated image of the boy looks fab - especially in the bottletop xx

Samantha Read said...

Unique and gorgeous!!