Christmas Tree Stamp | Handmade Tags

Hello! We have Ali here on the blog today with more wonderful Christmas inspiration! Ali has made some stunning Christmas tags with our O’ CHRISTMAS TREE stamp and the Merry Christmas sentiment from our SENTIMENTAL CHRISTMAS stamp set [a must have set!]… and there is still 50% OFF all our fabulous Christmas stamps + stencils right now!!!


Wow.. it’s the last day of September, 2021 is flying!

My tutorial this week is how to make these iridescent Christmas tags using one of the gorgeous Visible Image Christmas tree stamps.


christmas tree stamp | tags | handmade



Tutorial



Cut an equal amount of approx. 11cm diameter circles from white and black card.



Wipe over the black circles with an anti static pad.

Stamp the Visible Image O Christmas Tree in the centre of the black circles using versamark and heat emboss with gold embossing powder.



Stamp the stars and circles with versafine and gold heat emboss as before.



Spritz your Cosmic Shimmer Iridescent Chic and Frosted watercolour palette with a little water and paint your tags.



When the paint has dried, use pva glue to attach a white circle to the back of each of your painted circles.



Pick one of the Christmas sentiments from the Visible Image Sentimental Christmas stamp set and stamp with versafine ink.

I’ve used Fantasia, a dark purple ink.

You can clear heat emboss this or leave it to dry for a few minutes.



Pick up a little gold gilding wax on your finger and pat off the excess onto the lid. Apply the wax around the edge of your stamped circles.

Leave for 5 minutes or so to dry then buff the gold with a paper towel to make it super shiny.



Use a screw punch or cropodile to punch a hole in the top of each tag.



Cut some pieces of black and gold ribbon and tie them onto each tag with a double knot.



Admire your finished tags, these would cost a fair bit in the shops so with the money you have saved, jump over to the Visible Image sale and grab some bargains!


Supplies
  • Visible Image Stamps – O Christmas Tree and Sentimental Christmas
  • Cosmic Shimmer Iridescent Watercolour Palette – Frosted and Chic CSIWPSET9
  • Pebeo Gilding Wax – Empire Gold
  • Wow Bright Gold Embossing Powder
  • Versamark ink pad
  • Versafine Clair Fantasia ink pad
  • PVA glue
  • Paint brush
  • Heat gun
  • Water Spritzer
  • White stamping card (300gsm), Black card for matting & layering
  • Ribbon – gold & black
  • Screw Punch, Cropodile or hole punch


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christmas tree stamp | contemporary | swirl | rubber | clear



christmas sentiment stamps | clear | rubber | card making


I hope you have enjoyed this project and thanks for stopping by 💖

Ali xxx




These Christmas tags are so gorgeous! Loving your colour choices and the shimmer is beautiful. Thank you for your tutorial Ali ♡ 

 

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Have a lovely evening.


Take care,

Helen + Mark xx



 

Hedgehog Hugs Stamps | Autumn Tags

Hi there! Jane is here on the blog today with 2 wonderful Autumn tags created with our HEDGEHOG HUGS stamps and ERIKA’S MAPLE stamp set…


Good Afternoon, it’s time to share my latest design team inspiration. The new Autumn release is now on sale worldwide, and has gone down a storm. There are 9 gorgeous new sets to choose for and if you have been sleeping under a log (with the cute hedgehog) and missed them do check them out!


Today I am sharing a pair of tags I made using the stamps from one of my favourites (shhhh) Hedgehog Hugs. I also teamed it up with some existing stamp sets.


Hedgehog Hugs stamp set | hibernate | leaves | grass | clear | rubber stamps


I used 2 tags from my stash.



The tag on the right was made using various distress stain sprays.

The left one is made from a book page and altered using barn door distress ink and all the great stamps from the Grunge Tones setThis set is perfect for a quick background.


grunge tones stamp set | dots | circles | two tone | background stamp


I also stamped some leaves onto inky mop up card using Erika’s Maple stamp set.


erika's maple stamp set | leaves | leaf stamps | fall | autumn | clear rubber




which I cut out



I stamped in black versafine ink and clear embossed both the hedgehogs from Hedgehog Hugs, coloured them with watercolour markers and cut one of each out.




I also stamped out the sentiments and distressed the edges.



Then it was time to assemble my tags.





Here they are finished..


hedgehog stamps | autumn tags | clear | rubber



Some individual photos..


hedgehog stamps | autumn tags | clear | rubber | i want to hibernate


hedgehog stamps | curled up | hibernate | autumn tags | clear | rubber


hedgehog stamps | autumn tags | clear | rubber | feeling prickly


hedgehog stamps | autumn tags | clear | rubber



and one final shot…


hedgehog stamps | autumn tags | fall | clear | rubber | visible image



The new Autumn stamps are so gorgeous and, as you can see, work so well with existing sets too.


Bye for now,

Jane x




We adore these tags, our Hedgehog stamps look fantastic snuggled up in your beautiful Autumn leaves… gorgeous colours and designs! Thank you Jane ♡

 

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We’ll be back here on the blog soon with more gorgeous inspiration from our amazing team.


Stay creative!

Helen & Mark xx