Friday, May 17, 2013

Okay, I Squealed !

Just posted a link on Tim Holtz's tag page ... guess it's not really a tag ... I just got so caught up in the little tags that I forgot to do the big tag ...lol !!!!
I was looking at Tim Holtz's tag post where he used the enameled tags and rubons ... it was pretty exciting ! I grabbed a package of each and threw them in my "take home" bag ... the bag that gets carried home and then back again ... thoughts of "maybe another day". I left work late & then went grocery shopping ... home at 10:30pm. Darn, another night of not making anything. But I kept thinking about the tags ... they were calling me. I'll just make one ... HA !!!Once I started, I could not stop until I used the whole package !!! SO DARN FUN !!!
So you start with these items ...

And you end up with these !

First step is the alcohol ink ... apply it to your ink tool and dab it on. Watch it dry and see the lovely marble-like colour. If you don't like it, add blending solution and wipe it off ... foolproof !
Then choose your rubons and start rubbing ... seriously, that's it !!
I am thrilled with them. They would be fabulous on a paper project like a mini album but imagine them as part of jewelry ... oh my !
Oh, and here's another thing that makes me giddy ... you get 2 sheets of rubons in each package ... wahoo !!

10 comments:

  1. OMG! I love these little tags! I am really going to have to get my paws on some of them :-)

    Sally

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  2. Oh good lord but those are *so* cute. Sigh :)

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  3. They are definitely tags inspired by Tim so they must count!!! how cute. I am going to make some - rub ons and enamel tags on the shopping list ;-)

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  4. congratulations on winning - loved your enamelled keys!

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  5. Gorgeous tags, looked at a couple of your other posts and i love your creative approach congratulations x

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  6. Congrats Sis - they are so sweet!!

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  7. Wow. Congrats on being one of the winners. Great thinking outside of the box.

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  8. Congratulations on your win at Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013 - May! Your tag charms are precious. Blessings!

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  9. Congrats! Awesome little tags! Lovem'

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  10. I'm right there with you Pam. I couldn't get over how amazing those enamel tags look and how versatile they are. I can understand how you can get excited about them.

    Congrats on the win :) Mary Elizabeth

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