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Lucky 13

I'm feeling lucky today!  

I finally have the Distress Crayons... or should I say I finally got around to ordering them.  I don't have a lot of time but I really wanted to try out my crayon's, leather paper and new stencils. 

OK, really quick... here it is!

So happy!


With St. Patricks Day so close I thought I would make a clover and the mini heart die is perfect.  Add distress inks and water!  Instant Clover...  plus the leathery tag from the tag and tie die and some inky ribbon.

I stamped the inked leather tag.  I coloured a small corner with the peeled paint crayon then wiped the "13" with a wipe.


Great subtle layer!  Using texture paste for the "LUCKY".  Once it dried I used twisted citron distress crayon just on the edge.  


Metal Bucket of distress crayons


The mini hearts make a great clover.


Check out how mice the distress crayon twisted citron looks on crackle paste.  It worked!


Get you're crayons out, stencils and layer!


The tan leather tag inked with greens looks awesome.


Topped of with inky ribbon and a green gumdrop.



Not bad for a 20 minute tag.  

Thanks Emerald Creek Craft Supplies for bringing in all these fun crafty things!  

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Comments

  1. You knocked it out of the park missy!! I love everything about this!! Distress crayon magic!!!

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  2. Oh I can't wait to have time to play more. Thanks for stopping by☺️

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  3. I love St. Pat's makes! Fun fun tag!

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  4. Cute tag :)
    And you are Lucky to be able to have so much fun with those awesome supplies ;)

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