I was inspired by Tim’s layered background technique for this month’s tag.  My first layer was Melange Tissue Wrap.


Then I chose to cut out butterflies the second tag using the decorative strip die Butterfly Frenzy.  I saved the butterfly cutouts  to use as an additional layer.Tag-aug-5Then I used Distress Ink in some the new colors.  They were a little too bright so I added a light coat of white gesso.

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Next I stamped and inked the butterfly cutouts.  I colored the bodies brown.  I attached the butterflies just at their bodies.

Last I added chit chat words and the word beautiful