Monday, 17 December 2012

Bumping on Bumping

I used the Leandra bump technique for this tag, but I did dark on light and I should of done it the other way round to give myself a lighter background to stamp on.

So Leandra suggested that I did a double bump, ie do it again.  This time I used South Pacific first and went over the top with Nougat which really lightened it up.

And I finished it off with PaperArtsy script and an LP image stamped onto a mini tag in black stazon, mounted onto a piece of black tissue paper.  I lightly coloured the tag with aged mahogany distress ink.  Finished with fibres at the top and a piece of crunchy waxed crackle paper at the bottom.


downrightcrafty said...

great technique and another great tag
Hugs Kate

hazel said...

A fabulous tag Sam, I love how you've done the background.
xxx Hazel.

Helen said...

She knows what she's talking about, doesn't she?!! Love the background, and the finished tag is perfect.

Burnice said...

I am soooo liking this technique. Must give it a go.
Burn xx

chrissies said...

Very interesting technique Sam and it make a wonderful background for your tag

Love Chrissie xx

Julia S-W said...

I watched this video and loved what Leandra did! I won't have time this side of Christmas to have a go but love what you've done here with your first go!
Just in case I don't get round before THE day, I'll wish you a Merry Christmas and will catch up with you in the New Year.


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