Monthly Archives: April, 2015

(2015 c30) Butterfly cloud, Unity Stamps & Designs by Ryn

I tried something new found on Jennifer McGuire’s blog today.  I followed her “FOILING”  technique #2 Heat Embossed Paper . First I colored the background white paper with  Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels. Then I stamped  Water Effects 2 from Designs by Ryn with Versamark ink and heat embossed with clear EP.  Next I placed a silver …

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(2015 c28) Tim Holtz 12 tags of 2015 Moments, Unity Stamps, Sizzix

This is a BIG Tag!  I followed Tim Holtz for April Tag challenge for 12 Tags of 2015.  I cut the  Sizzix Movers and Shapers Die  Moments along the length of the Kraft paper and then inserted the Unity Stamp Co.’s Harmony Girl behind it and stitched around. The Thinking of You is a discontinued Sizzlits Sizzix set …

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(2015 c27) Unity and Designs by Ryn

I stamped on watercolor paper with Unity Stamp Co.’s Harmony Girl with Versamark & Heat embossed with Black EP. Next I watercolored with Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels.  I stamped the smallest raindrop from Water Effects 2 from Designs by Ryn.  I just got my first set by Ryn and had to try the raindrop! Challenges Entered: …

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(2015 c26) Spring Showers THoltz & Unity Stamps

Today’s  card features Tim Holtz umbrella man from PURELY RANDOM Clear Stamps Set css27843.  The cloud was made by combining LuminArte Powdered pigments Majestic Blue and then added Wine and Roses to achieve the deeper stormy cloud color with Golden Molding Paste an applied with a spatula, For the rain I used Tim Holtz’s Dot Fade THS006.  The sun was …

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(2015 c25) Tim Holtz Tags of 2015 April

For Today’s Tag I followed Tim Holtz’s technique for his 12 Tags of 2015 for April.   Tim Holtz products used: for Background – Distress Markrs Stormy Sky, Peacock Feathers and Dusty Concord.    For flowers – Mowed Lawn, Forrest Moss, Spiced Marmalade and Ripe Persimmon.   Other products used:  Mark’s Finest Papers – Stampset Amaryllis Definition 2012, …

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(2015 c24) Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2015 April Flowers

For today’s Tag for Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2015 (April) I used Tim Holtz Distress Markers: to SPRITZ the background and to color the flowers following Tim’s TUTORIAL on his blog.click on the above link. Other products used: Fiskars 1″Flower Punch.  Marvy Uchida Butterfly Punch,  Technique Tuesday Home Circle Die set,  Mark’s Finest Papers Huge Blossoms 2013 stampset.  Faber Castel …

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(2015 C23) Unity Stamps Mixed Media She Journal Cover

Journal cover was made with watercolor paper background painted with watercolors, adhered to the Composition Book cover with Matte Medium by Claudine Helmuth.  and then i stamped the arrows from Itty Bitty She & He with Versamark and heat embossed with clear EP, then sponged over the image with Tim Holtz Distress ink.  I stamped & heat …

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