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Skulled Impressions

Don't hate me...I've been absent from my blog for 2 1/2 months.  I was even getting emails asking if I was OK, am I still crafting..."Hello, anyone home?"  Summer is a busy time for my family and this one was no exception.  I have also spent the better part of 2 months getting my back to heal from a pulled muscle.  Sorry I missed Aug Tag. {sad face}  Here's my take on September- 12 Tags of 2014 This evening marks the first day of Fall and this skull was calling me.  I do have the stamps and butterfly frenzy die.  But I did a similar tag back in the spring that reminded me of Tim's September Tag.  The technique remains the same but instead of the butterfly frenzy I used birds in flight.  Their wings provide a sharper edge.  And... I wanted to break it in!
I love all my rubs!  I used the eye chart layering stencil for this technique.  To keep it gloomy I used the slate alcohol ink. I layered the birds in flight cuts and curled the wings.
I mounted on a piece…