Saturday, 29 March 2014

Vintage

Hi Everyone


Over at Stampotique this week is Vintage

and I have used Stitch stamped in memento express ink and coloured in with walnut stain distress ink with water to dilute.

I firstly got a tag and stamp random background script with Tea dye distress ink.


I then used a Tim Holtz stencil and inked through with black soot distress ink.

I then took crushed olive and tea dye distress ink and put some on my craft mat and added water to give a vintage background when I swooshed the piece of watercolour card through it.  Dried with a heat gun and stamped Stitch onto it.

The saying this week is from the Internet from Lucy Liu

'Everything I buy is vintage and smells funny.  Maybe that's why I don't have a boyfriend'


The embellishments are from my crafty stash and have been lying in wait for a vintage theme for ages!
I have used a rusty key (picked up from a car boot sale)
Flowers made out of organza rolled around my finger and sewn together.
Velvet brown ribbon, ruler ribbon, cream ribbon and a crochet small Dollie and finally a bottle top from a party, an embossed face put into it and glossy accents covering the image.

Vintage indeed!
I am also entering this  into the following challenges:

Say it with words - A Vintage Journey
Letters, Words and Numbers - Artistic Stamper



Take care

Sue x   

10 comments:

  1. like your tag background Sue and your fab flowers..its great that you can recycle and repurpose items. Poor Lucy......!!!
    thanks for joining us at A Vintage Journey this fortnight

    annie x

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  2. I love vintage and I so love humor, so what's not to love about this project, Sue! Brilliant in my book! Thanks so much for participating in the Stampotique Designers' Challenge this week!

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  3. Love your tag; Stitch and the sentiment go so well together. Thanks for joining us at stampotique this week !
    Corrie x

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  4. Your tag is awesome!
    Thanks for joining us at Stampotique DC :)

    xx Arwen

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  5. Such a cool tag! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Artistic Stamper.
    Alison x

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  6. that quote is simply perfect for your tag! lolll and you tag is simply perfect :)))
    thanks for playing with us at Stampotique!
    xx
    france

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  7. Oops... and at A Vintage Journey too!
    Alison x

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  8. wonderful tag, love that sentiment on it.

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  9. Beautifully vintage Sue,
    thanks for joining us at Stampotique this week :)

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  10. Congrats on being selected as the Stampotique Design Team favorite this week, Sue! Well deserved!

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