Friday, 31 March 2017

Quirky Spring Flower Tag

Hello again, I'm back with a rather quick post to share a tag I finally managed to finish off this evening as it's been in the making all week!
I wanted to enter the Rubber Dance challenge with the theme of Everything Spring and as I haven't yet got my inky mitts on any more of the lovely stamps I ended up having to improvise and make my own flowers with paper I stamped on with the stamps I actually have.


As you can see it's very bright and rather quirky in style!

I coloured some card with pink, orange, yellow and green paints and then stamped on circles from the Round in Circles stamp set in toning shades of Distress inks. I then die cut a variety of circle shapes from the paper to use for making my flowers. I hand cut some leaves and stalks from the green variation.
I then coloured a manila tag with green paint, which I then stencilled and stamped (again using the Round in Circles stamp set).
I created the flowers from the various circle shapes and glued these on my tag with the leaves and stalks. I added some orange chiffon ribbon to finish.

I'm linking this up to the Rubber Dance challenge in the nick of time as I didn't think I was going to make it!


See you again soon.
Fliss xx

5 comments:

  1. This is wonderful Fliss, brilliant hand made flowers in such happy colours. A little bit of quirky does you good! Thanks so much for joining in with us at Rubber Dance, and have a fun weekend. Sue xx

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  2. Beautiful tag, Fliss, lovely colors. Thanks for joining us at Rubber Dance Challenge this month.

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  3. Fabulous, Fliss! Your flowers turned our really pretty! Such nice use of our Round in Cirles stamps, too. Thank you for joining our Spring challenge at Rubber Dance ♥ Glad you managed to post this in the nick of time!
    We have started a colour challenge today, hope we'll see you there, too! xx

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  4. Your flowers are so beautiful! Great work! Thank you for playing along in the Rubber Dance Challenge. xx Susanne.

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  5. Beautiful tag Fliss in your signature yummy zesty colours too
    Hugs
    Donna xx

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Fliss xx