Thursday, March 08, 2012

Spring Time.

Here is the tag I have made for the March swap on The Altered Paper. The theme is Spring/St. Patricks. As everything I have used is bits of this and bits of that, I am also entering it into Di's
The green and yellow lace have both been in my stash since I last made the costumes for the dancing school I once co-owned (over 3 decades ago). The ribbon by comparison is a newbie at only just a yr old but still an off cut none the less. Flowers were made using a 1" 6 petal punch and an off cut of sktech pad paper. Painted using Luminarte paint pots in shades of yellow/orange/pink.
I'm loving using these pots and they are fast becoming my fav product for the year.
Note to Sherry. Look I have even left the threads hanging!
And of course the back where the wally shrink plastic heart button is hiding.
Entering into the following challenges.
My mums Craft Shop: Spring is Springing.
Ginger loft: Spring.
Polly Craft challenge: Spring has sprung.

21 comments:

  1. Wonderful tag! Perfect for Springtime, and March especially!

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  2. Ah, how cute Mrs. A. I love the design, pretty borders and fabulous spring colours. Hope youa re keeping well.
    Love Sandra xxx

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  3. Beautiful Mrs A - love the colours and super use of snippets - what though, some over 30 years old, sheesh! That is some hoarding habit :)

    Laughed out loud at your comment, hope the cold goes soon - no doubt you'll be up to more mischief once it's gone.

    Hugs, Di xx

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  4. Di again - I forgot to say how gorgeous the flowers are, for a pogo stick fiend you do have a delicate touch! Love them! Di xx

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  5. Oh how pretty is you tag Mrs A. Love all that laceyness.

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  6. Very pretty tag. So pleased you've recovered from the Pogo Stick incident. I think a nice quiet sit down on the bench is in order this week don't you?

    I'd ask you to be my partner on the seesaw . . . but have visions of you going up in the air and flying over my head when I plonk back down to the ground! LOL! xxx

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  7. Beautiful tag, love the edging, thanks for joining us at Pollycraft. Joey xx

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  8. Your tag is beautiful hanging threads 'n' all - lol x

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  9. Hi Mrs A, Stunning tag and l just love the spring look to it:)

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  10. Gorgeous tag Mrs. A...love that green and yellow ribbon...have a wonderful weekend!
    xxx Margreet

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  11. Beautiful spring tag Mrs A, gorgeous pretty punched borders and roses. Hope you have a fab weekend :) Donna x

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  12. Hello!

    You are a winner of my patterned paper blog candy - please send me your address in an e-mail and I will mail your paper to you. Congratulations!

    Hugs,

    Barbara Diane

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  13. What a Beautiful tag, I love the colours you have used, just gorgeous, thanks for joining this week at MMCS challenge, hope to see you again, Gaynor :) xx

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  14. Such a pretty tag, great use of stash, bring on the Spring!
    Mrs A., what can I say,
    your hanky I found, it was on the ground,
    all covered in ants, hope there's none in your pants,
    took it home and now it's been, all washed and ironed now it's fresh and clean - hee hee. Take care, Lyn x

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  15. Just gorgeous! I love the prety spring colors and those lovely flowers.
    Blessings Bernie

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  16. This is such a pretty snippet tag Mrs A,love it. Glad I'm no the only one with lace that old lol. Carol x

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  17. Pretty little tag, love all the fabulous details. Thanks for joining us this week at MMCS
    Lyndsey xx

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  18. This is so pretty. Loving the yellow flowers, especially with the green too. Very nice. xx

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  19. So pretty. Don't you just love this swap? Glad you shared.

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