Sunday, January 4, 2015

Glimmer Bookmark

Welcome

I am currently doing an online class using all sorts of glimmer mists and glazes etc, and when I had some Perfect Pearls in Kiwi left on my work surface, I could not bear to waste it, so wiped this tag through it.  I then sprayed it with Perfect Pearls Mist, Perfect Red.


It then sat on my desk for some days, until I decided I wanted to make a tag style bookmark to go in a card I was making this afternoon.


I printed out the verse from Word Art Wednesday for this weeks challenge, die cut it with a S/B die Labels Three.  I sponged it with Tea Die D.I. and the Delicata Gold ink before removing the die. 


After adhering the scripture panel, I then added some green, leaf shaped, ribbon that I got as a sample from Really Reasonable Ribbon in an order I received from them. 
The final details were some tiny flowers I punched from pink sparkling card.  
I did not want any gems or pearls on this as they could damage a book.  
To form a 'tail' on the bookmark I added some hand died hem binding.

I am linking this to:
The ribbon and perfect pearls
The ribbon, and perfect pearls
The ribbon from RRR

26 comments:

  1. Hi Maxine, no bushfires here, in adelaide where we used to live.
    Fabulous creation, love these colours too....Have a good week coming up.xx
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  2. Maxine,
    The sand colors with the dusty rose and green is so soft and it seems soothing somehow. It is such a pretty tag. Thank you for posting this wonderful art with us today at Word Art Wednesday. Have a Happy and BLESSED 2015, Carole
    We are inundated with the heaviest snow ( it weighs a ton) from yesterday and now a day of freezing rain. The furnace is broken at the church.

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  3. Beautiful tag and such a lovely sentiment! You're going to have to teach me what to do with the Perfect Pearls. I have two little jars and don't know what to do with them at all!
    Lynn

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  4. Maxine, your tag is stunning! The vines and flowers are so pretty and I love the colors. Happy New Year Friend!
    Hugs, Dangina

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  5. Hello Maxine,
    Gorgeous bookmark and the glimmer has photographed well!
    Thank you for joining us this month at CVC>
    Smiles:)
    Sue

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  6. What a gorgeous book mark Maxine! Love the glimmer and love the verse.

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  7. What a beautiful book mark!!! Love how you sponged the color around the scripture. I got some new scrapbook storage furniture for Christmas and as I'm rearranging everything, I found several little jars of perfect pearls that had never been opened. I can't even remember when I purchased them LOL. Seeing your bookmark is inspiring me to play around with them on some type of embellishment for a scrapbook page.

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  8. Lovely bookmark...love the perfect pearls you used on the backround.
    Barbara Bird/DT My Artistic Adventures
    mdstrwbery.blogspot.com

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  9. Nice bookmark! Thanks for playing along with Mema's Crafts.

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  10. A beautiful bookmark Maxine! Love the shimmer!

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  11. This is lovely Maxine - I love all of the special touches and that shimmer - it is perfect!! I hope 2015 has started off well for you my friend! {{{hugs}}}

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  12. Beautiful tag love the design, papers and the embellishments. Thanks for joining us at ABC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

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  13. Love the shimmer on your tag and the colors are perfect. Thanks for sharing with us at Mema's Crafts.

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  14. Very pretty tag! Love those sprays...great shimmer! Thank you for sharing over at My Artistic Adventures!

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  15. Cute tag. Thanks for joining us at Mema's Crafts. PennyRae DT

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  16. Love all of the shimmer on the BG- loving the sentiment and the flowers and leaf trim. A beautiful bookmark- and loving the dyed ribbon too.

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  17. Maxine, this is BEAUTIFUL! Love the shimmer and that verse. WOW!

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  18. This is perfect, Maxine! I love your use of the shimmer - gives such an incredible look to your beautiful bookmark and verse :)

    I'm back and wanted to wish you a very happy year ahead -- I'm so glad we met and I'm able to call you friend! ♥

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  19. Hello Maxine,
    I like the way you have used your perfect pearls on your Tag to add the glimmer. Thank you for joining us this month at CVC.
    Smiles:)
    Sue

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  20. Lovely tag. Thanks for sharing with us at ABC Challenges.

    Nikki

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  21. I'm blessed beyond words to have you share your lovely cards with us, Maxine. Both at Word Art Wednesday as well as Really Reasonable Ribbon. I enjoy your art, and I thank you for joining us. Enjoy your new RRR products, and please stop by again soon. You are a great blessing to me!
    Karen
    Really Reasonable Ribbon
    Word Art Wednesday

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  22. Gorgeous!!!!! thanks for playing with us at RRR!

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  23. Hello sweet lady! Hope you and your family are doing well. Sounds like a fun class. Pretty tag!

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  24. Beautiful tag. Thank you for joining us at Card Mania Challenges. Hope to see you again for the next challenge. Good Luck

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  25. Stunning book marker tag! Love the quote and all your bling!
    Thanks so much for entering my January Challenge!
    Scrappy hugs, Connie Can Crop
    http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com

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Thank you for taking the time to comment - it is very much appreciated and your comments are treasured. Maxine D