Green Gypsy Tag – August Challenge ”Go Green”

Hey everyone! Cathy Frailey here with a beautiful gypsy tag in shades of mesmerizing green! The tag was created with inspiration of our August Challenge “Go Green”.  I used a mix of Tattered Angels paints and Canvas Corp Brands papers & trim to create a fun layered tag that can be used for decor or as a gift for the gypsy friend in your life! The embossed papers take color beautifully and provide nooks and crannies for the glimmer to settle!


Step 1
There’s really only 1 big step to this and it’s painting your papers with the Tattered Angels paints! Use a water brush to mix the colors to create different tones of green. Let that glimmer settle in the nooks and crannies! I didn’t color the whole flower paper – the ivory color makes a nice contrast!
step 2


Now layer your embellishments! I used the Don’t Cry – Make Art cutout from the stash pacque which fit perfectly across the top of my tag. Then I just trimmed off excess.
Step 3


I used the seersucker paper as a backdrop for the gypsy picture to add some contrast as well as putting a small strip on top of the fringe. I also went around the edges with green ink.
Step 4


The colors are gorgeous on the embossed paper! Look at the shimmer.
Products from Canvas Corp Brands:

Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist – Dark Vintage Green
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist – Kiwi
Tattered Angels Glimmer Glaze Paint – Sweet Pea
Tattered Angels Baseboard Mist Paint – Wave
Tattered Angels High Impact Paint – Yellow
Canvas Corp Burlap Fringe – Hunter
Canvas Corp Handmade Paper – Embossed Large Floral Ivory (scrap)
Tattered Angels Pure Mistable Paper Seersucker (scrap)
7gypsies Gypsy Moments: 12X12 Poses and Reflections Paper (gypsy pic)
Architextures™ Stash Paque – Create

Thank you for stepping by today! Do not forget to submit your project to our challenges for a chance to become Guest Designer in the Canvas Corp Brands blog.



Canvas Corp Brands is the home of Tattered Angels, 7Gypsies and Canvas Corp (Canvas Home Basics). We are a manufacturer of surfaces, paint and vintage reproductions coming to you from Springdale, Arkansas.

'Green Gypsy Tag – August Challenge ”Go Green”' has no comments

Be the first to comment this post!

Would you like to share your thoughts?

Your email address will not be published.

This blog is a compilation of inspiration from the Canvas Corp Brands family including Canvas Corp, Tattered Angels and 7Gypsies.