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Day 28 of 31 Days: 4th Tile and an Unfinished Project

Hello! I have the 4th tile in my Dilly Beans Sugar Skulls set, and sadly, an unfinished Bombshell Stamps pendant.  Allow me to show you my tile...

As you'll see in a moment, I reversed the image. I didn't want two of the "same" image...so I thought reversing this one was a good fix.

I colored this using Copics and Sharpie markers. I colored it using pretty different colors from the other Sugar Skull, again, to make it feel more different.

Wanna see the whole set????????????????????????????????????

I am soooooo happy with it! I don't know if I can sell it....or, maybe I'll just make a second set for myself and sell this one. What do you think of the 4 together?
As you are aware from a post I had the other day, Bombshell Stamps came out with 2 awesome new sets. Indian Princess and Indian Warrior. I made started to make a pendant with one of the images from Indian Warrior.

So. I had her colored, cut and ready to go. Then she disappeared. Up and flew away by her pig tails. So, at the last second (I'm having a busy weekend), I had to recolor her and try to get her n the pendant. Well, at least she's sitting on it, right?

The plan is as follows... I am going to mount her on to the chipboard oval that I colored with Distress Inks. Then, I will punch a few holes. One for a jump ring, and a few for some dangles. Then, I will probably be adding some of the fabulous Bedazzlers that Kathi sent me, and emboss the whole thing. At least, that's what I envision.
I apologize for not getting this pendant done. But, if you go to the next stop on the Bombshell Hop, which is Susie, you are sure to see not only something complete, but something fabulous. Here is the full hop list in case you get lost along the way.
Kim 
Mary 
Alison (you are here!)
Jodi 

And, for those of you who want to also visit the rest of the Wicked Bloggers (as you should), they are all listed in my side bar. Thanks for stopping by. Have a fang-tastic day!

Comments

Gorgeous tiles and Bombshell lady!
Kelli said…
The tiles are awesome and I think you should keep that set and make another one for me!!!! LOL

Your hop pendant is going to be wonderful!! We all know it is!!!
DonnaMundinger said…
Oh, they are perfect together! Love the colors and reversing the one was genious. I actually went to Lowes and got some tiles so I'm at least one step closer. LOL Fabulous set Alison! xxD
DonnaMundinger said…
Forgot to say great Bombshell too! xxD
Pam Schmidt said…
What a gorgeous set, I can see why it would be hard to part with them. I have that issue when I make something as well. Thank you for sharing a part of you.
Kathi said…
Your coaster set is gorgeous. I think you should keep it and make another two sets. One for Kelli and one for me.

I love the start to your Indian Warrior pendant. I'm sure it will be gorgeous when done.

Kim said…
I love the coaster tile set. I think you should make a bunch and sell them (and of course keep a set for yourself).

The pendant you are making, looks gorgeous already! Can't wait to see it finished.
Steph said…
Your set of coasters is just fabulous, you should definately keep a set :) Can't wait to see the finished pendant, she's a lovely image.
~Lady B~ said…
Your tiles are to die for! I love them all and they make a wonderful set. I can see why it would be hard to part with them. Definitely make a second set and keep whichever you like best and sell the other :) The start of your bombshell pendant looks great. I know it will be fabulous when you are finished with it!
xfilekc said…
Your set of tiles are Fantastic. Such great images and colours, you must keep them.
Fabulous tiles, they came out perfectly, great job on your pendant too!
Sharon Sahl said…
Your tiles are wonderful together and I'm torn about whether to keep or sell. It's always nice to get stuff out there to see whether there's a market but sometimes even when I was going to make 30 of something, I wanted to keep the prototype!
I am loving your tiles. I like the entire set.

I am anxious to see the BS pendant finished. Hurry, I wanna seeeeeee.
Susie Little said…
Gorgeous hun, fantastic makes I especially love the dilly beans tiles xxx
nice tiles..love the colors you utilized, nice. jean
Jane said…
Love your tile and the 4 together look fantastic
Hugs xxx
Julia said…
Awesome projects! Love the set, I don't think I could sell it! Absolutely amazing.
Hugs,
Julia
ScrappingBeauty said…
Great colors..copics and sharpies made a beautiful impacf
Very fun Halloween tiles!
And I know just what you mean about your princess image taking sudden leave from the stamping table. I thought that only could happen to me! She will make a great pendant for sure.

Happy Anniversary .. but stay safe over there!
silvia said…
Great projects!
Kristina said…
Alison,
Your tiles are terrific! I think you should sell one, make another set for yourself, and make one for me :) I love how you colored your images. They all turned out really great!!! I understand about flying off images, I often can loose my colored ones too. Would like to see your pendent when your done with it. Please tell me how you made these tiles you prob have it but my email is kldeyette@gmail.com I would appreciate it. Stay safe!
Peace,
Kristy

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