2014 Life Verse

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your path. Proverbs 3:5-6


Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Day 10

                                 

Good Morning blog hop followers.  We have seen some wonderful art work the past 9 days.  I have really enjoyed looking at all the blogs and even getting some great ideas.

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Today's theme is LABELS.  There are many stamps out there featuring labels, but my favorite by far is  the Raven Claw Tea stamp.  It's spooky, it's vintage, and I love it.  I decided to make this an old, distressed card.  I found a neat paper pad from Teresa Collins at Hobby Lobby the other day and in it were these label sheets.  I cut out seven of them to put on my card.  I took my cutterbee scissors and distressed all the edges, tore some of the edges and then inked them all with DI Vintage Photo.  The DP cheveron pattern also came from the Teresa Collins collection and I distressed it as well.




To make the focal image with the Raven Claw Tea stamp, I used five colors of Tim Holtz Alcohol Inks and some glossy card stock.  Then, using DI Black Soot, I stamped the image two times.  I used my heating tool to dry the ink.  I trimmed each label down and used foam tape to place one on the other.  I then used two layers of foam tape to adhere the image  a little off center.  I found a scrap piece of Halloween word paper and cut out three of the words, inked them and used pop dots to add them to the three corners.

I think this turned out very well.  I like the distressed look of the card and it gives it just the right amount of spookiness.  I sure hope you enjoyed my card for today.  I look forward to seeing you tomorrow for Day 11.  Tomorrow's theme is one of my favorites..just think  Brad Pitt, Robert Pattinson, Bela Legosi.


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9 comments:

  1. Wow, you went all out on the labels theme! I LOVE it!

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  2. Emily wowza this is so unique! Love it!! So unique! Thanks for joining and sharing your creation with us at

    Digistamps4Joy.

    Angela Bonanno (DT Member)

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  3. So fun and perfect for the holiday. Thanks for joining on the fun at DigiStamps4Joy. Look forward to seeing you again.
    Berni,DT

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  4. Great card.
    Thanks for join us at DigiStamps4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

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  5. This a a wonderful card, I love all the label layers!

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  6. This is beautiful. Lovely colours and embellishments. Everything works so well together. Hugs Desíre  {Digistamps4Joy DT Member} 

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  7. Way cool hun!! Love everything about this.

    Thank you so very much for joining us at Digistamps4Joy in our You've Been Tagged Challenge!

    Hugs,
    Krafty Karen - DT.xx

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  8. Thanks so very much for entering our Digistamps 4 Joy's "tag" challenge.
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang
    DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY DT LEAD

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  9. Thanks so much for sharing this lovely project at Anything goes, Just keep on creating.
    Sorry it has taken so long to leave a comment. Just to let you know that the challenges are up and running again so hope you will continue to play along.

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