Saturday, 19 December 2009

Tuesday Taggers - St Nick


Here is my entry for this weeks Tuesday Taggers. Now I have a confession to make...not a single one of my Christmas stamps featured the man himself! What an embarrassment! I nipped off down to the local craft shop (who stock very little in the way of stamps) not holding out much hope. I was delighted when I found the Habico clear stamp set featured on Michelle's DT card, and they were only a fiver!
The text in the corner is a Hero Arts Winter stamp and I decorated his beard and moustache by putting extra swirls of clear gelly roll glaze and sprinkling glitter whilst it was still wet. I coloured St Nick with a mixture of promarkers and Distress inks (Aged Mahogany, Vintage Photo, Tea Dye and Antique Linen). I finished it off with some snowflakes punched from glitter paper.
Thanks for looking!

9 comments:

  1. Lovely tag! Well done for finding the stamps. The first stamp I ever bought, back in 1992, was the Hero Arts "Santa with toy sack". The only other St. Nick I've had since then came free with a magazine.

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  2. Hi sally I love this tag, love the way you have used the stamp in the corner as well as santa, and love the colours lots of love chris xx

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  3. Sally loving this Tag, so very festive and this is one off my favourite "Santa Images", thanks for joining us at Tuesday Taggers this week. Hugs Avril xxx

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  4. You did very well getting that lovely Santa stamp as your one and only Sally. He's gorgeous and you've made him into a gorgeous tag too.
    Lesley Xx

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  5. love this tag, i love this stamp, luv georginaxx

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  6. I simply love the swirling beard and of course the extra sparkle :)

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  7. Great tag! I have that stamp too, he is lovely isn't he xx

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  8. Fantastic tag, really great stamp xxx

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  9. Hi Sally

    Great tag and I love that image seen him about several times, he's so traditional.

    B x

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