Friday, 22 August 2008

Tag challenge "Punch Art"


The challenge at he Tag you're it site is to create a tag using punches. Now that was a real challenge for me as I haven't really used punches since my early days of paper crafting. I do however have a small collection of them and have to say, once I got in to it I had great fun. I used an autumn/fall theme and called it season of mist. I had this stamp from Clarity Stamps with the beginning of John Keats wonderful poem on it, so this was a great opportunity to use it at last. All the papers I used to punch are hand painted. The tag is an ordinary shipping tag.

13 comments:

Rein said...

Great tag, love the colours you used!

Sam Morris said...

Beautifully composed and I love the autumnal colours...the sentiment is perfect too! Glad you had fun with it, thanks for taking part in another challenge :)

Sandra (the netherlands) said...

Wonderfull tag. Realy captures that autumn-feeling...

Viola said...

Really wonderful, Astrid!

LME said...

Lovely :)

Anne said...

Astrid this is fabulous!!! I know what you mean about punches. When Deb set the theme I kind of Eeek'ed a bit because I didn't think I used punches - till I thought about it then realised I actually use them all the time!! This is just wondeful - I love the colours and the poem is beautiful - will check that out in full later! Thank You so much for playing along! ;o) xx

RubyMay said...

What an absolutely gorgeous piece of art. x

Willy said...

Beautiful tag!

Dawn said...

Love this tag gorgoeus autumn colours

kath said...

beautiful tag astrid - love that poem and gorgeous colours on your flowers - have a lovely weekend
Kathxxxx

mamaluke said...

I love the effect you have created by paintint the paper before punching,, gorgeous tag.

Char said...

Lovely tag.

Dawne said...

beautiful tag xxx

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