Tuesday, 7 January 2014


Happy New Year, everyone.  I am delighted to be a part of this talented group of storytellers.

 I am a film lover, so a lot of my tags are inspired by them.  This week's, Rosehill Cottage, was inspired by The Holiday.

Illustration by Gill Kaye, reproduction not for profit 

I purposely made my tag in the shape of a storybook.  The colors are similar to Iris' decor (one of the characters), including her blue and white checkered china,some paisleys from her throw pillows,and deep cinnamon seam binding, which I dyed myself, tied it all up with an extra punch of

Thank you for welcoming me as a team player.

Hand cut, digitally stamped, distressed w/Ranger Tea Dye and Fired Brick, glittered w/Martha Stewart's fine Bronze and Crystal


  1. Lovely tag, have fun at Tag Tuesday. Valerie

  2. Lovely tag. Unique idea. Welcome to Tag Tuesday :o))

  3. Welcome Marcia - such a beautiful tag and perfect for the season. Did Kate Winslet play Iris in this movie?

  4. Welcome to Tag Tuesday. What a wonderful tag to have made for this theme. Love it is a little book

    Chrissie x

  5. Welcome to Tag Tuesday Marcia....Beautiful tag Love the shape & Beautiful image...Hugs May x x x

  6. Welcome! I LOVE your miniature illustration and all the color/pattern references you attached to your tag. The key was the perfect finishing touch.

  7. Welcome to Tag Tuesday, Marcia! original idea for your tag, and the shape of your storybook is particularly appealing.
    Jane x

  8. This is marvelous in every way! Color, composition, whimsy - it's fantastic.

  9. I love your tag's background story--inspiration is everywhere! Helene


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