Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Tag It Tuesday with My Creative Time!

Hello friends and welcome to another "Tag It Tuesday" featuring My Creative Time.  I love making and decorating tags.  They're typically a smaller size so they are much easier to decorate.

I used the Chunky Stitched Tag Dies, which is one of my favourite sets and is back in stock!!  While I did make a tag, I used it as a focal point on a card.

I used Strathmore Mixed  Media paper for my project today.  I love this paper because it's bright white, smooth and can handle water.  I die cut a 4 X 4 inches panel and did a simple watercolour wash using Seedless Preserves Distress Oxide Ink.

I embossed the tag die with an embossing folder that has tiny flowers on it.  I thought it would be fun to add a bit of colour to each embossed portion.  I used the same purple ink and added some Peacock Feathers Distress Oxide Ink.  I am definitely going to try this with other embossing folders!!!

I added the tag onto the watercolored panel with foam tape. I used the Big Hello Die for the sentiment which is just a beautiful die!  The small "friend" comes from the Fun Notes Stamp and Die Set.  

It needed a bit more of the Peacock Feathers Ink so I die cut a small butterfly with a die from the Pretty Butterflies and Dragonfly Die Set and loosely watercolored it.

I added the focal panel to a 4.25 X 4.25 inch grey card base and also a bit of sparkle to the large "hello". 

There are many ways to use tags or tag die and this is just one of the way!!  I think this tag would be beautiful on its own.

Thank you so much for visiting, I really appreciate it!!

See you soon...



  1. OMG Miss Laurie WOW What a Gorgeous Tag!! Love all of your ever so clever and creative ideas to achieve your Fabulous look. That tiny flower embossing folder sure is an awesome one and then your idea to color the flowers sure makes for a Beautiful look!! Your Embellishing ideas of your Butterfly and Ribbon sure makes for a Spectacular Look!! You totally did a Super Outstanding Creative job!! YOU so ROCK!!

  2. Cute tag!! Love the colors!
    Have a great day!

  3. Love your colors, and the butterfly on the tag card! Gorgeous!

  4. Beautiful! I like the whimsy of the water coloring and speckles...so pretty!
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