Author Archive: Lagene

(2019 c73) Tim Holtz Inlaid Garden

Ok today I am following my inlaid card design from August 14 2019 (2019c70) Tim Holtz & Color Burst.  You can see how I creatd it on that post if you want the details. But on today’s card I added 2 more die cut flowers and cut them out of the base that had the …

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(2019 c72) Hero Arts Get Well

Today I was inspired by Jennifer McGuire’s video on using 1 stamp 5 ways.  This actually mimics 2 of the techniques: first the stamping on my purple cardstock, I stamped  Sizzix/Hero Arts #657772 Textured Impressions Folder w/Stamp- Silhouette Vines Set (This is a discontinued set, but can still be found on the web) with Versamark …

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(2019 c71) Tim Holtz Bookmark

These are pictures of the finished bookmark.  The picture on the left with the date on the bottom is the back and the picture on the right is the front side of the same bookmark which has been encased in plastic with my heat laminator. I cut the flowers out of watercolor paper with Sizzix  …

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(2019 c70) Tim Holtz & Color Burst

Today is my sweet sister’s Birthday and this is in the mail to her!  I cut the flowers out of watercolor paper with Sizzix  Tim Holtz Wildflowers 2 Thinlits Die TH661808. I colored the background piece they were cut from with Ultramarine & Lime Green  Color Burst by Ken Oliver, As you can see on the photo …

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(2019 c69) Tim Holtz Shaker

Boy did I use the Blues on this card:  Broken China, Tumbled Glass, Peacock Feathers, Salty Ocean & Faded Jeans Distress Inks by Ranger .  I cut out shaker window with Tim Holtz Sizzix Thinlits 660220 Mixed Media Die.  I made a stencil also and put Silks Acrylic Glaze by Colour Arte on the honeycomb  and pressed onto the …

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(2019 c68) Krafty Christmas

For this one layer card (It is only a Kraft cardbase with the lower edge partially die cut with Hero Arts Fancy Die Holiday Greenery Edge DI533.)   As in the photo below, you can see I originally thought I was finished after stamping CM280 Color Layering Poinsettia by HERO ARTS with Versamark Ink   and heat embossed with Vintage Pearl Ranger …

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(2019 c67) Sugar Pea Caffeine

Here’s another one!  Here is a link to  Paper Towel Transfer Techniques for using paper towels for  backgrounds.  I used the dried paper towel that I had previously used to “MOP UP” inks and powdered pigments from my workmat.  I  used Tim Holtz Distress Collage Medium to glue it to cardstock and then cut out with Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels …

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(2019 c66) Altenew CAS

Here is a link to  Paper Towel Transfer Techniques for using paper towels for  backgrounds. Today’s  background was using the Paper Towel Transfer technique using a textured paper towel to actually stamp the  residual color onto a white piece of cardstock. This shows off the design on the  paper towel.  You can see this texture …

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(2019 c65) Tim Holtz Wildflowers, Paper Towel Background

EEKKK I’m so excited, a challenge to use my Paper Towels that I’ve saved after “Mopping UP”  my craft messes of inks and dyes! The first photo below is a stack of 6 big sections of paper towels that have dried long ago. o.  The second photo is the one I actually used for this card. I used …

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(2019 c64) Altenew Birthday Flowers

Using my Misti Stamping Tool   and Antique Linen Distress Inks by Ranger   I stamped the flowers from the colaboration of Simon Says Stamp Stamptember 2018 SSS101928 & Altenew Dainty Sprig.  The Stamptember releases are a limited time offer and are no longer available.  Next I stamped the layering flower elements with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger.  Then I stamped over again with Versamark Ink and  heat …

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