Thursday, August 25, 2016

Papertrey Ink AUGUST 2016 BLOG HOP CHALLENGE

Hello!
I'm Hopping along with the gals at Papertrey Ink:) for the  AUGUST 2016 BLOG HOP CHALLENGE.
And combining it with MAKE IT MONDAY #258: COVER PLATE TAGS.

Here are the makings of my tag:

  • I used the Cover plate and paper from MIM mini kit GARDEN GILD. The papers happen to have the perfect Colors to go with this month's Inspiration photo.


photograph from VSCO 

  • Placed the die just a bit above the Gold Foiled images on the paper to get a shadow effect.
  • Ran that through the BigKick with the Stitched Tag die.

I was able to get 3 tags from the A2 sized paper:))


The assembled Project:


  • I used the large tag for my finished project. 
  • Did some string art stitching at the top with gold metallic thread.. 
  • Cut some individual leaves and blooms to add to the top of the die cut cover plate portion for more visual interest.
  • Then chose some Chicken Scratch PP cut with the Noted:Scalloped Square die, trimmed and Watercolor paper die cut with the A2 Noted Scalloped frame.
  • The SCRIPTED die was cut from a Luxe Gold Adhesive Sheet and layered onto three pieces of CS cut from the same die to give it dimension.
  • Three Martha Stewart punched butterflies happily joined the floral party:)

Here is a close up of the string art stitching:

 I thrilled how this turned out:)
Thanks for stopping by!! Enjoy the hop!

LauraJane:)







22 comments:

  1. What a beauty!! It is a stunner Laura Jane!! :)

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  2. WOW, so beautiful. I love the color and design and I love how you worked in the string art Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

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  3. Picking up my jaw off the floor! Gorgeous, elegant and stunning! I'll probably think of more when I leave your beautiful creation! Wow!

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  4. Oh, these are gorgeous, Laura Jane! Wonderful take on the inspiration photo & MIM challenge!

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  5. Stunning use of color and all the little details work to create an amazing card!

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  6. Goodness! a lovely combination of the challenge and Make It Monday - your tags are just beautiful! love the off set layering!

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  7. BEAUTIFUL!! and as Lisa Elton would say.... I'm swooning! : ) Each perfect detail is over the top pretty!! Loving the touch of gold! so elegant : )

    Patti

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  8. Wow, this is absolutely gorgeous!

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  9. I'd be thrilled, too, Laura Jane. These are all jaw-dropping gorgeous.

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  10. Gorgeous tag and card, LauraJane! Love the pastel colors of this inspiration photo ~ your creations captured them beautifully.

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  11. Oh my...this is absolutely GORGEOUS! That gold string art just takes the cake...totally in love with this whole card Laura Jane!! :0)

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  12. This is stunning. Love how you combined both challenges to make this fabulous card.

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  13. This is seriously gorgeous, Laura Jane! So many lovely details and all put together so perfectly.

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  14. So pretty! Love all the watercolored layers and the golden metallic detail! Happy hopping!

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  15. What lovely layers and wow on the string art touch!

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  16. You used the stitching technique - wonderful.

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  17. This just takes my breath away! Just stunning. I have been waiting for the Garden Gild kit to come back in stock and you have made me want it even more which I didn't think was possible!

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  18. Seriously PRETTY LauraJane!! Are there no ends to your talents!

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  19. Stunning! I love your creativity.

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  20. Oh so very pretty!! Love all the special detail that you have added and the colors are beautiful. What a work of art!

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  21. Beautiful and delicate. I like the little bit of stitching and the gingham just peeking out.

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Simply splendid to hear from you!

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