Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Hoo There Gift Tag by Gail Green

Add a whimsical touch to any gift with this adorable gift tag made from an awesome Linnie Blooms pre-sewn canvas luggage tag! 


Linnie Blooms: Canvas Luggage Tag
                          Flutter Stencil and Mask 
                          Feather Stencil and Mask
                          Shabby Trim (green)

Clearsnap, Inc: 
                     Archival Dye Ink pads (Pumpkin Pie, Squash, Mudslide, Cookie Dough Putty, Tree                                                                     Frog, Golf  Course, Grasshopper)
                     Art Dauber, Color Blender

Faber-Castell Stampers Big Brush Pens (Yellow Set)

Beacon Adhesives: Gem-Tac™ Permanent Adhesive

Sakura: Micron Pigma Pen 08

Small wiggle eyes

Letter and/or phrase buttons, stickers, or embellishments of your choice

Cord for tag

Masking tape


Use Art Dauber and Color Blender to randomly apply Putty and Cookie Dough over tag. Dab Mudslide around edges.

Position branch and leaves portion of the Bloom Stencil along lower edge of tag. Secure in place with small strips of masking tape. Using Dauber, dab the three green inks in the leaves section. 

Dab Pumpkin Pie and Mudslide to branch. Remove mask.

Position owl portion of the Bloom Stencil so owl is resting on the branch.  Secure in place.  Position and secure wide feather portion of Feather Stencil over center of owl, as shown.  

Dab Pumpkin Pie, Squash and Mudslide in open area.  Remove Feather stencil.  Dab Squash in remaining non-inked area of owl.  Remove stencil.

Use Micron pen to draw beak, feet and details on owl, branch and leave, as shown.  Color beak and feet with Orange Glaze. 

Tie bow from Shabby Trim. Attach bow, eyes and embellishments with Gem-Tac. Tie cord through hole in tag.



  1. Love it!! This owl is soooo cute!! Hugs xxx

  2. So cute! Love how you drew the owl in and added the googly eyes!