Peace Christmas in July Mixed Media Tag with Creative Scrapbookers Magazine

Hi everyone!!! 
It is that time…let the Christmas tag making begin!!!
Who doesn’t love snowmen!

Photo 1: Die cut one snowman from the Snowman Box Die; adhere scarf and snowman together. Photo 2: Apply embossing ink to snowman; apply Marshmallow Rock Candy to top; place carefully into melting pot. Turn melting pot on and allow embossing powder to melt. 

Repeat for scarf using Berry Mojito Rock Candy. (Allow embossing powder to cool before removing form melting pot.)

Photo 3: Place Argyle Stencil on tag; apply Peacock Feathers Distress Ink to top.
Photo 4: Apply Antique Linen Distress Ink to top of prepared tag.
Photo 5: Lay Bubbles Stencil on prepared tag; apply bead gel to top with palette knife; dry. Lay Speckles Stencil on prepared tag; apply Picket Fence Distress Paint to top. Dry.

Photo 6: Cut piece of pattern paper to fit behind tag; adhere together.
Photo 7: Add prepared snowbank and snowman to top of tag.

Die cut tree from Woodland Thinlit Die from pattern paper;  adhere under snowman.

Adhere pattern paper to foam; die cut “Peace” from Vintage Tidings Thinlit Die. Add to prepared tag. 

Die cut arms, hat, and nose of snowman from matboard and pattern paper; adhere pieces to snowman. Add black gemstones. Die cut Paper Snowflakes from pattern paper; add to front of tag. Place enamel dots in center of snowflakes. 

Tie metal “winter” adornment to tag with twine. Die cut Crochet Thinlit Die from pattern paper; adhere under prepared tag.

Adhere metal store adornment to top of tree

Finish tag with ribbon.

Make one or make a trio…it is always fun to create Christmas in July! Enjoy Pam

Ranger Distress Inks: Antique Linen, Spiced Marmalade, Peacock Feathers
Ranger Archival Jet Black Ink
Ranger Glossy Accent
Ranger Picket Fence Distress Ink
Sizzix #664178 Crochet Thinlit Die
Sizzix #6600978 Woodland Thinlit Die
Sizzix #661605 Vintage Tidings Thinlit Die
Sizzix # 66159 Paper Snowflakes, Mini
Sizzix # 664511 Snowman Box Die 
Sizzix #656492 Matboard
Stampers Anonymous Stencil: Argyle, Bubbles, Speckles
Wild Whisper Winter/Christmas Collection
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies: Berry Mojito and Marshmallow Rock Candy
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies: Eggnog Crème Aroma
Enamel Dots
Black Gemstones
Winter and Star Adornments
Golden Glass Bead Gel
XL Chipboard Tag
Ranger Melting Pot
Embossing Ink
Blending Tool
Xyron Adhesive
Foam Adhesive
Natural Twine
Teal and Burgundy Ribbon


Chat Time Tag with Tonya Trantham

A Cup of Tea Tag
Happy Friday!
Are you ready to have a cup of coffee or tea and chat with a friend!
 Today I am sharing a sneak peak of Tonya’s Cup of Tea Tag.
My talented freind Tonya Trantham created this beautiful tag using one of my Coffee Stamps from Emerald Creek Craft Supplies!

Chat Time Coffee Stamp

Coffee Time Stamps Sets
You can find all of her creative details on how to create the tag …
Follow Tonya!
Enjoy! Pam

Dream Big Dreams Mixed Media Card

“Dream Big Dreams” Mixed Media Card!
Creating background paper is super easy using a Gelli Art Press Printing Press, DecoArt Paint and brayer.

Begin by applying Titanium paint to top of Gel Printing Press;  move around with brayer. 
Add bit of paint here and there to achieve the colors on the press you like. 
Press white card stock to top; pull off and set to one side. 
Repeat with a clean piece of cardstock. (Photo 2) 
Stamp background collage stamp to top of prepared paper using Titanium White and Cadmium Red to top; stamp here and there. (Photo 4)

Adhere prepared paper to Wild Whisper Watercolor Paper to green card stock. 
Adhere to top of square card base. 
Add paper to top of prepared card. 
Adhere paper doily to top.

Stamp three flowers to watercolor paper; emboss with Licorice Rock Candy. 
Adhere Licorice Rock Candy Embossing Powder to center of flowers with Glossy Accent. 
Heat emboss. (Photo 1) Fussy cut flowers out; adhere two to top of card and add third to card with pop dots. (Photo 2)

Punch Flower Brad to card front.

Stamp “Dream Big Dreams” with Black Ink.

Finish card with Rose Ribbon and Tan Twiner. Remember to Dream Big Dreams and always encourage others to do the same. Enjoy Pam

Wild Whisper Watercolor Paper Collection
Gelli Arts Gel Printing Press
DecoArt Americana Paint: Cadmium Red, Titanium White, Leaf Green
Emerald Creek Craft Supply Licorice Rock Candy Embossing Powder
Emerald Creek Craft Supply Flower Brad
Blank Page Muse: Scribble & Scratch Mixed Media Stamp Set #2, Rose Background Stamp, and Dream Big Dream Word Stamp
Paper Doily
May Arts Rose Ribbon and Tan Twine
Xyron Adhesive
Ranger VersaMark and Glossy Accent
Hole Punch
White and Green Card Stock
Square Kraft Card Base