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I first prepared the textured background by mixing Marina Mist ink from the re-inker and Ranger white textured paste the trick is not to add too much re-inker as it will make the past rather thin and may loose some of the texture. The Stencil used is the Tessatina from Memory Box.
For the tag I have used the Stampin Up Punch, the Lawn Fawn scripty thanks die, early expresso brads and scallop border punch placed behind the die. I added a strip of white card stock with pennant ends to add some character to the tag.
I have entered this card in the Pals Paper Arts Colour challenge & The Male Room

12 Comments Add yours

  1. sue t. says:

    For some reason, I rarely send a guy a thank you card- but this one is just right! Love the tag on the card. Thanks for joining us at the Male room!


  2. Jo Herbert says:

    Hi Sue, Me too, this card is for the kids Assistant principle that is leaving our school so he will be sadly missed. Just a little thank you card is the least I could give for such an a great role model he has been to my kids. Thank you for your comment. Hugs to you. Jo


  3. I really like this. Love the textured background, and that really is a super fun tag. Love the colour scheme you've used. I think this card will be much appreciated. Thanks so much for playing along with The Male Room this week!


  4. Brian King says:

    Jo – I just love the this tag – yet, there's so much detail with a simple look. The background is gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with this week's PPA challenge.


  5. This is such a clean and fun card!


  6. Nicole Watt says:

    I LOVE that you used modeling paste and a stencil to make the background. It must look really stunning in person! Thanks for playing with Pals Paper Arts this week!


  7. Ann Schach says:

    I love, love, love the textured background, Jo! It's the perfect backdrop for the tag! Thanks for playing at Pals Paper Arts this week!


  8. Jo Herbert says:

    Thank You Deborah for your lovely comment:)


  9. Jo Herbert says:

    Thank you Brian, thank you for noticing all the details of my card, your comment is truly appreciated.


  10. Jo Herbert says:

    Thank you kindly Michelle 🙂


  11. Jo Herbert says:

    Thank you Nicole, the paste has really added dimension to the card thanks for picking that up. Hugs Jo


  12. Jo Herbert says:

    Hi Ann, Thanks for having me play along. Thanks for your lovely comment. Hugs Jo


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