Monday, May 7, 2012

Vintage and Distressed!

Hello lovelies : D   Guess what?  I've finally taken the plunge and ordered a Silhouette Cameo!  Yay!!!  I am SOOOOOO excited!  On Saturday, I sold my Cricut Expression and am on my way to selling the last of my cartridges.  I must say that it is FUN to sell on ebay!

So... how many of you already own a Cameo?  Is it as awesome as I keep hearing? What kinds of projects have you made with it?  I hope that it won't be too long before I get mine...

If you've made something with your Cameo, would you mind leaving a link to your creation on this post?  I'd LOVE to see what you've made!

And now, I'd like to share a tag I made using one of the new PEEKER stamps by Elisabeth Bell for SCACD.  As you know, my style is usually neat and tidy - BUT today I've gone waaaaaaaaaaaaaay out of the box!!!  You know what?  I actually liked it!

Different, huh?  
I'm hoping that I've made the torn image look burned.  
What do you think?

The background on this tag is from the 'left-overs' on the card from my previous post.  If you'd like to see how I made it, check it out *HERE*

Supplies Used for Today's Distressed Tag

Coloring:  Copic Markers
LuminArte' Glaze:  Ice Silks
LuminArte' Mica:  Solar Gold
Picture 'Glass':  Transparent Gloss Gel
Blue Pearls:  Cobalt Blue Paper Pen, but *Here's* a substitute
Distress Ink:  Tumbled Glass, Vintage Photo, Black Soot
Embellishments:  Gold Tulle, Ribbon Lace, 1/4" Ribbon, Button
Tag:  Cardstock cut with Cricut Expression

Thanks for taking a peek and for leaving any comments : D  
Remember, I'd love to see what you've made with your Cameo!!!

May God bless you, keep you and comfort your soul~


coldwaters2 said...

Hi Lori this is beautiful I love both vintage and the distressed look, the image and that lace look super.
Lorraine x

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous vintage-style tag, Lori! I just love this image and all the beautiful details you added!

Dianne said...

Lori beautiful tag. Yes it looks really good around the edges. You did a fantastic job with the image and tag.

Can't wait to see if you like your Cameo before I make the leap.


Danni said... Cameo here,just a Cricut and new cartridges..hehe...enjoy your new toy when it arrives!!

Look at you! This is amazing and I can see you stretching your creative wings!! Fabulous job!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

This is adorable, love the peekers, they are so cute and your out of the box technique is cool!

Rufus said...

Can't show you anything I've made...since I don't own an electronic die cutter of any kind! Hope that you get yours soon, then you can tell me what you think. GREAT tag. While it may be a bit...ok a lot... outside the box for you, you did a super job with it!!

Trish and Treasure said...

I really love your vintage tag, it's beautiful!!

Jenny's Heart said...

I LOVE IT! Adorable!

Alex said...

THIS is wonderful!!!! love, love, love it!! You are SO creative and your box is bigger than you think ;)

Angela said...

Oh this image is so super cute, Lori! And I love the burned torn technique you used. Really awesome and clever! big hugs, Angela

Leanne said...

Beautiful! Love it. Happy Mother's day Lori. Hope you have blessed day.

Yoshira aka cricutalltime said...

I love the burned edges never tried with any of my cards.Love the lace and coloring of image.

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