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Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Flourish Pear (by Judith)

Hello everyone, I hope that you are all getting ready for Christmas, and not lagging behind like me! I have created a last minute Christmas project for you that could be suitable as a memento to send to someone, or as a piece of decor to place on a shelf or mantlepiece. I have used some of my favourite stamps to create this piece, along with one of the newest Christmas stamps as well.

I took a large greyboard tag, and spritzed it with a variety of green, blue and purple sprays, adding a touch of white to tone down the colours slightly. I added a sentiment from the Christmas Sparkle stamp set, and a flourish from the Butterfly Dreams stamp set, using Versamark and silver embossing powder. I stamped an image from the Pears and Baubles stamp set onto a spare piece of coloured card, which I found in my scrap box. I used the same colour embossing powder as before. I attached the image to the tag using 3D foam pads for added dimension.

Finally, I added some gilding wax to the edges of the tag, and attached some toning ribbon through the hole at the top.

Thanks for stopping by, Judith xx


  1. I love this tag Judith, wish I had the sheet of stamps with the pear on it. Must save up to buy it. Beautiful x

  2. Adorable pear, I have never tought that a pear could be a so fabulous bauble! Love the flourishes and the colours! Lovely lace, too!!

  3. Absolutely stunning tag Judith, I love the colours and the beautiful pear image, Kate x

  4. Lovely tag with beautiful colors Judith, like the new Sparkle Christmas set, it really stamps so crisp! Received it today....lucky me! xx

  5. Stunning, I've pinned this for future reference as it's so lovely :)

  6. I love this! love the stamps - 2 more going on my CB wishlist lol xx


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