Tuesday, 24 June 2014

The Sassy Informant

Greetings. Thank you for stopping by the Guild Hall today. The Guardian of Glitter and I are off exploring the Floundering Reef looking for signs of where the Duke of Dies has the Lady Commander of Copics locked up. Our investigating finally lead us to a derelict looking building in the slums. We had heard whispers that there was a lass here who knew where the Duke of Dies had his lair. When we opened the door to the run down shack we were surprised to see a dance studio inside with girls in tutus, practicing ballet. Nikki and I stood off to the side watching when one of the girls finally noticed us and stomped over. She was wearing a kawaii pig headed hat and a little curly pig tail could be seen poking from her skirts.
“Who’re you?” she snarled, crossing her arms over her chest.
“I’m sorry to interrupt, miss. I am Guild Master Crys…”
“Ya, ya, ya. Whatcha want?” she demanded, tapping her foot.
“We are looking for,” I consulted my parchment, “'Sugar Ganache'.”
“That’s me. Make it snappy,” the girl said, glaring at me.

I was invited to guest design over at Try it on Tuesday where the theme this week is Tags Anywhere or Just a Tag. I’m not well adept at making tags as I usually make cards, so this was truly a challenging crafty quest, but I did have fun making it and like how it turned out.
Guest designer 2014.JPG
I started this tag by stamping the Kraftin’ Kimmie “Angry Ballerina” image and colouring it with Prismacolor pencils. I then worked on the background, stamping the Unity “Worn Music” image and heat embossing it. I sprayed the tag with pink Dylusions spray ink and then used a stencil and some Black Soot Distress Ink, wiping off the music notes with a baby wipe. The borders were cut using the Artbooking cartridge. Last I added the cheeky sentiment from the Dylusions “Say It How It Is” set earning myself +333 sassy XP points and leveling up!

This tag will dance into the following challenges:
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge: I ought to use this more (Dylusions spray ink. I have a bunch of them and hardly use them anymore.)

After some prodding we were able to ascertain the location of the Duke of Dies lair thanks to Sugar’s information. After she was done with us, she stomped back to the group, her pig ears flapping as she walked, and continued on with her dancing. I had never met someone with a more ironic name - a sassy brat named Sugar - go figure.

~ Guild Master Crystal  ~


Meggymay said...

I loved reading your post, its a fantastic tag. The image is is awesome, I wouldn't want to get in her way. Thank you for being out Guest Designer for this challenge, we loved your tag and the fun quote.
Yvonne xx

Margik said...

Excellent tag! I love the fun quote and the amazing image. Thank you for being our Guest Designer for this challenge.
Mar x

Bee and Dee said...

Welcome as a guest designer on TIOT challenge, love you tag and the quote is brilliant, hugs Bee

zandra said...

Congrats! Love the quote and of course, the pink and black.
Hugz, Z (DT TIOT)

Mrs.B said...

Lovely to have you as our Guest Designer this month and such a fab tag, wouldn't think it had been a challenge. Love the image and quote, gave us all a smile!
Avril xx

Tracey Fehr said...

LOL...this totally brought a smile to my face! Great image and sentiment. Thanks for playing along with us at Pile it On! Good Luck!
Tracey, DT

Dan said...

This made me smile :) I think I'll have to get some sassy britches of my own! Thanks for joining us for this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

Debbie said...

Love this! What a cool digi! She sure has a lot of attitude, she's perfect! Thanks for joining in the fun at The Corrosive Challenge and good luck!

chrissies said...

A really fun image and great quote. Thank you for being our guest designer at TIOT

Love Chrissie x

Deborah said...

Gorgeous tag! Thanks for joining our challenge at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

verybellemakes said...

Love this tag! The image is great and the sentiment is just perfect! Thanks for joining the Sentimental Sundays challenge, hope to see you again very soon.

Victoria DT

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