This is not what I originally had in mind but the usual morphing process occurred during the making of my "P" Baroque Guild Alphatag. The words from Keats are actually taken from two different poems (hence the 'pieces'):
Beauty is truth, truth beauty.
from Ode on a Grecian Urn
A thing of beauty is a joy forever.
|front of tag|
|close-up of upper section|
|close-up of lower section|
|close-up to show dimension & shine|
of silver wet embossed sentiment
|back of tag showing the pearlescent|
nauture of pink ink used for tone on tone stamping
|close-up showing paper pierced scallops of theme|
panel & tone on tone stamping
The pink colour is extremely difficult to photograph correctly. I have edited to the best of my ability but the colours above seem rather more yellow in places than they are in real life.
The metallic backing of the 'Crystal Effects' sticker is a piece of aluminium foil & the rosette was made using the Decorative Strip Die detailed below.
Stamps Chocolate Baroque UDLSP0097 A Thing of Beauty (sentiment) & UDLSP0320 Fresh Florals (floral images).
Inks Memento Rose Bud (background pinks & inking cardstock edges), Spun Sugar Distress Ink (inking rosette edges), Encore Silver (inking cardstock edges), Brilliance Pearlescent Orchid (floral stamping on back & inking cardstock edges), Emboss Tinted Stamp Pad with Stampendous Detail Silver Embossing Powder (sentiment).
Markers Staedtler Triplus Fineliner.
Cardstock Moondust black & an assortment of pinks from stash.
Paper Graphicus Guild Membership Pack.
Dies Sizzix Movers & Shapers L Die - Tag & Bookplates, Sizzix Sizzlits Decorative Strip Die - Mini Paper Rosettes.
Punch Woodware (scalloped squares).
The 'Crystal Effects' sticker is Dovecraft; the bead spacers, pin & ribbon are from stash.
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