Tuesday, 1 July 2014

Garden Party

Hi Everyone!
Great "Ephemera" Tags last week.
 I think we were all glad to use some of our collections!
Thank you for your kind comments, they are much appreciated.
For my Garden Party tag I have  made a very summery tag.
 I found the beautiful image of a hedge gazebo on this week's
Graphics Fairy. It is from a French gardening book c 1859. This was
collaged onto a gelli printed background. The image of the 
lady and little girl are borrowed from Georges Seurat's painting:
A Sunday Afternoon at the Island of la Grande Jatte.
I have added garden decor in the
 form of floral fabrics, stick on butterflies, and a very
handsome peacock paper cut out.


Close up


  1. Really beautiful, love how you have composed this. Valerie

  2. So beautiful - and I love the idea of a French gardening book from that era!

  3. Such a beautiful tag with wonderful images of times gone by

    Love Chrissie xx

  4. Gorgeous Jane. The peacock is fabulous :o)

  5. Summer bliss - beautiful layering.

  6. Wow, that peacock paper cut out is fabulous, so intricate.

  7. Your collection of pieces to make this tag is fabulous Jane. Love all the wonderful colour too!

  8. Beautiful tag - love the background!!!

  9. a lovely combination of images!


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