Pam Bray Designs: A Girl With Flair

Sharing creative ideas through mixed media, stamps, embossing powder, charms, chipboard, stencils and designer collections

 Are you ready for the “Anything Goes Challenge” on the Emerald Creek Dare Blog...
I sure hope so…
We had so many inspiring projects from our last week that I can’t wait to see what you come up with this time. 
I created a fun “Life is a Dream Tag” using some fabulous embossing powder from Emerald Creek.
 Begin by first die cut an XL Tag. 
Lay the Crocodile Stencil over the top.
Apply Embossing Powder with Palette knife.
Sprinkle embossing powder over the top…going from lightest to darkest.
 Spread using a palette knife. 
Start from the top going to the bottom. 
Repeat…until it is spread. 
Allow to dry completely.
 Here is a closer look once it is dry. 
Looks like cobblestone, eh!!!
 Apply distress ink over the top of tag using blending tool.
 Place modeling paste in flower mold. 
Allow the paste to set up. 
Remove and apply distress ink over the top. 
Add details coloring using distress markers.
 Stamp “Life” to chipboard cut out that comes with the XL Tag Die.
Ink with distress inks using blending tools.
 Die cut butterfly dies out using pattern paper.
Layer together.
 Add pattern paper border at the bottom of tag.
 Adhere prepared flowers to tag front. 
Adhere prepared “Life” frame to top of tag.
Add one of the Cabochon Brads to the “Life” frame.
 Adhere prepared butterfly to tag along with metal arrow.
 Place ribbon to top of tag. 
Pin “Dream” metal to ribbon.
 I hope the Emerald Creek Design Team and I have inspired you. 
So get those markers, embossing powders, inks, charms, etc and play along with us. 
Make sure to link you projects to the Emerald Creek Dare Blog. 
Thanks again for stopping by. 
Hugs Pammejo
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7 thoughts on “Life is a Dream Tag with Emerald Creek

  1. Unknown says:

    Wow! I love how you created the cobblestone background – amazing use for the crocodile layering stencil!

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  2. Love the cobblestone background!! The modelling paste flower turned out amazing!

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  3. Katelyn says:

    Love the cobblestone background, the textured look is amazing! Fantastic tag, Pam!

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  4. HOLY this is some awesome colour Pam! Loving the texture. You always layer so beautifully!

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  5. Redanne says:

    Fabulous technique on the cobblestones Pam, you are such an enabler, now I need that stencil…. Anne x

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  6. Jackie PN says:

    Loving this palette Pam- so bohemian! Jackie \”)

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  7. Deb Riddell says:

    Wonderful cobblestone background technique Pam, love the fabulous colours and textures! Deb xo

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