Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Really Reasonable Red White and Blue Challenge

Hello Peeps!
Happy Wednesday!!
It is the 15th, and it is time for a new challenge at
Our theme is Red, White and Blue + Ribbon of course!
I decided I would create a tag.  
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I used the Red Glittery, Blue Glittery and White lace from this month's Really Reasonable Ribbon assortment.  I also used the
I also outlined my heart, star and text boxes with my new favorite art glitter #337 Challis.  I used the Art Glitter Designer dries clear Glue and Ultra fine Metal Tip to glue down my pieces and outline areas for glittering.
I inked all my edges with Ranger's Vintage Photo distress ink (then covered it with what was the point...hmmm...silly me).  I love how the candies look when they are inked!!  As well as the Air Mail Baker's twine bow!
You can see where I used the candi fix it foam pads to elevate my candies, heart and some of the text boxes.  I really love the it that old vintage look!
Topped it off with the seam binding bow and red diagonal ribbon tie.  
One last look at the finished tag below.
I created the tag from a collage sheet that I designed using an image from the Graphic Fairy.  You can instantly download it from my
Etsy store here.

Earlier Today
Today I have two if you missed my First Art Glitter Post,
you can see the step by step tutorial here.  Here is a peek below
I also used some ribbons and trims from Really Reasonable Ribbon on my project. I used some lovely

Thank you for visiting today!
Can't wait to see your Red White and Blue + Ribbon projects!!

I will be sharing with the following places
Brag Monday at The Graphics Fairy
Make it Monday:  Anything Goes



  1. the glitter is a nice touch

  2. Excellent tag, love it!

  3. Sure is a beautiful tag Heather, love the distressed Candies too! ~Diane

  4. Gorgeous vintage tag!! Love the sparkle and beautiful ribbons!! I love Designer Dries Clear!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

  5. Super cool! Wonderful tag! The glitter is a great addition. I like the little bit of ink underneath it..very pretty! Love those stary candies and air mail bakers twine!
    Love your new Patriotic collage sets!
    BOLB Hugs!

  6. Fabulous card! Thank you so much for joining us at MIM this week! Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
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  7. Gorgeous Tag Heather. Visiting from MIM. Faye


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