Friday, 2 August 2013


I chose as my Travel Tag a favorite quote of mine.
If you do not know where you are going,
the road will get you nowhere.
I hand lettered the quote on a piece of paper that I had aged with distress ink.
I made the suitcase out of stacked cardboard, decorated it and put on country flag labels. The arm holding the suitcase is also cardboard and both are raised with pop dots.
The background is a generic map that has been distressed..
The bottom tag is a hand lettered:
Life is a Journey
It is mounted on a red grosgrain ribbon and has a dimensional 'compass' over lapping on the side.
My apologizes for the fuzzy tag photo. I am having trouble with my computer this week.
A BIG THANK YOU for all the gracious comments on my Fish Tag. You encourage me greatly.


  1. Sorry that the picture on your tag didn't post. The write up piqued my curiosity. Please post the picture!

  2. Ii can't see the picture either, but it sounds good!

  3. Can see it now-- very nice!! Great composition!

  4. Fabulous tag and great quote!

  5. So glad I can now see your tag and it was wortht the wait. It's briliant :0)

  6. Terrific quote - and I would advise take the road you don't know. So many adventures to be had!
    The elongated arm is fun too! Stretched hopefully by lots of travel!

  7. lovely tag! meaningful too. xo

  8. So impressed with all your hand-made details! Your writing is impeccable! Love the layout and the clean look even thought there is much to look at.

  9. wow, you are a master at hand-lettering! Your tag is wonderful :-)

  10. Fabulous tag... Love the quote & wonderful design... Hugs May x x x

  11. wonderful - love the cute little suitcase and that quote is perfect!


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