Thursday, 2 December 2010

12 Tags of Christmas 2010 - Day 2

I've put a stickie post up with an attached thumbnail linky thingy for anyone who wants to play along with the Splinter Group again this year!
I thought we all could add a link to the specific blog post of each tag and then it will make it easier to hop around to share the joy LOL

Here is my tag for today ;)


I was relieved today when I saw the tag as yesterday was a bit of a marathon!

Still missing elements of course but I'm so much happier with this tag :)

The greenery on the fir cone is T!m but it does not have the cone on it on the mini version set so I used a stamp of a ........ fern!
Yep it turned out nicely as a double up for one of those long fir cones ;)
Again the music stamp on the mini set was a bit small for my liking on this design so I went for an Artistic Stamper one....mmmmmm.
No splatter stamp so mixed some walnut stain with water on the mat and loaded a paint brush and tapped it to get the little drops.....mmmmm love that too
....added a wooden star (Ikea ages ago)
....and would you believe the pearl droppy bit is an old earring.
.....oh dear! I'm going to get known for bad taste in a minute HOL!

DON'T FORGET!
Jennie The Artistic Stamper is going to give away a goody bag full of T!m stuff to a lucky person who shares a tag using the linky post.
..so the more tags you share the better your chances are :)
This will be drawn by random after the end of T!m's 12 Tags of Christmas.
....is that not super generous? :) Thanks Jennie!
While we are on the subject I'm adding a separate prize too!
Don't know what it is yet but it I'll try and make it extra special to thank you all for playing along ;)
xoxo Sioux

23 comments:

  1. Oooo its a lovely takeon Tims tag :D
    Its lovely seeing everyones work on here :D
    Julie xx

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  2. Yummy version of the tag, great danglies from the ribbon, I am so loving all the different styles, cant wait to see what tomorrow brings xxx

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  3. I love your tag, I must raid my ear ring box too! I don't wear them any more and have loads - doh!!!

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  4. Again looking good Hun, i'm so enjoying seeing everyones work, thanks for hosting the group xx

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  5. Loving your interpretation and thank you for providing a link so we don't miss each others interpretations which is so enjoyable. Annette x

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  6. Absolutely stunning Sioux! Love your version! xx

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  7. This is a gorgeous tag, Sioux and so like tIm's again. I preferred today too and loved the technique with the foam, must try that. I shall have a play tomorrow as hopefully I shall get a crafty day!!!! Heres Hoping!!
    Hugs Lisax

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  8. Yet more gorgeous improvisation. Love the fern fir cones, so clever.
    Really great take on Tim's tag.
    xx

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  9. Gorgeous Tag, and love how you used a fern for the cones! aren't you just loving these? Can't wait for tomorrow.
    Donna x

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  10. Lovely Tag Sioux. Failed miserably yesterday............but I had a go today! Catch up soon. Love S xx

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  11. Beautiful tag,good choices! It's great to see everyone's work but don't think I'll be linking - I'm sure it must be easy but haven't figured it out yet:(
    Chrisx

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  12. Your tag # 2 is lovely. I like how you used the techniques. Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful evening. Angela

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  13. oh hun this is one fantastic version of tims,no 2 tag will finally be posting mine tomorrow hugs cheryl xxx

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  14. I love your tag - very inventive with the fern lol and your earring is perfect. Thanks so much for the link. Hope to see you tomorrow x

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  15. Absolutely beautiful tag you created!!I I like how your black enamel dots look better than the original. I agree it was great to see a simpler tag today. I have a box of jewelry baubles I pick up at thrift stores to use for embellishments.

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  16. Oooooh Sioux LOVE your tag. :D

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  17. Lovely tag, like the dangly ear ring ,what a good idea. Thanks for the link, its lovely to go see everyones tags

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  18. Love this tag. Brilliant.

    Marilyn

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  19. love the musical background, your stamped swirls and the fabulous colour combo!! Hugs Juls

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  20. Okay, where have I been? Just found this, and I loooooove it! What a great idea to use a star and that sentiment! Love it more than Tim's!

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  21. Ohh.. Loving your christmas star tag. Beautiful idea and gorgeous!

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