Sunday, September 25, 2011

Chalkboard Cloth Halloween Tags






I was inspired to create these tags when I saw this fabulous clip art from the Graphics Fairy. I found so many more that I just had to make some art with them.

To make these tags, I first printed these images on pages torn from a 1950 biography of an actor. With cropping and careful placement I could print about three to four images on a single page. I deepened the vintage look by inking the edges with distress ink. I adhered the image on to one side of a halloween themed scrap paper. On the other side, I adhered a cured piece of chalk cloth (not chalk paint). The two photos above show the front and the back. The pictures below show the individual tags. A nice warming project for a gray rainy Saturday morning.

* You can get the chalkboard cloth from this online store.









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2 comments:

  1. Wonderful idea! Where do you get the chalk cloth? I've not seen that at stores around here. Jennifer

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  2. Jennifer:

    I got mine from www.fabrics.com. It may be also available on amazon.com.

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