Tutorial how to make the Zoo Tags1. To make these altered zoo tags, begin by running white cardstock through a honeycomb embossing folder several times. Cut out the shape of two large tags, approximately 7.5" by 4".
2. Cover the tags with Quinacridone Gold acrylic paint.
cage and the wrought iron fence silver. Then rub Soot Black Distress Ink along the edges to give the bars an aged look.
At the Zoo #1 and two copies of In the Garden - Bird Cages. Cut out the zookeeper, tiger, flamingo and text messages from the Zoo Sheet and cut backgrounds to fit the fence and cage from the Bird Cages Sheet. Cut additional flowers from this sheet as you see fit.
8. Then ink tiny pieces of chipboard to create dimensional blocks for your cage and place these between the cage background and the cage to add depth.
10. Use a similar process to make the tiger tag. However this tag uses a second tag in the background. Begin by blending several ink colors onto a manila tag. Then use acrylic paint with different stencils or stamps to apply two to three patterns. When dry, adhere the tag to the second of your larger honeycomb tags.
GSLCuts items used:At the Zoo #1Manilla tag
In the Garden - Bird Cages
Quinacridone Gold acrylic paint
Silver Paint pen
Acrylics in assorted colors
Beacon 3-in-1 Adhesive