Author Archive: Lagene

(2020 c058) Happy Daisys

Encouraging HAPPY wishes! Background stamped with Hero Arts CG799 Circle Pattern Bold Prints, Flowers stamped with Hero Arts – Daisy and Bugs Stamp and Cut DC219 and water colored with Distress Inks by Ranger .  Sentiments stamped using Versamark Ink & heat embossed with Black Embossing Powder by Ranger  on vellum flags. Used Hero Arts DC239 Wishes Stamp …

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(2020 c057) Tim Holtz Flower Tag

I’ve been enjoying watching Tim Holtz’s Facebook Live Demos!!!  #timholtzdemos,  #timholtz . I had fun playing with Tim’s techniques of using Distress Inks by Ranger and then adding Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger   on top or my big TAG.  I also used Distress Inks to color the Sizzix  Tim Holtz Wildflowers 2 Thinlits Die TH661808.   The …

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(2020 c056) Mama’s Day

Another MAMA’s Day card for one of my sweet daughter-in-laws! I used the negative from yesterday’s card post for this MAMA.  I used Baha Blue, Blue Violet, Passion Purple & Pearl Pinata Alcohol Ink on Brea Reese Waterproof Sheets to make the background.  The sentiments on the inside are from Studio G.  See below: The black …

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(2020 c055) Alcohol Ink Mom’s Day

I used Baha Blue, Blue Violet, Passion Purple & Pearl Pinata Alcohol Ink on Brea Reese Waterproof Sheets to make the background.  The sentiment from Studio G was stamped with Versamark Ink  & Silver Ranger Embossing Powder  onto the heart pattern vellum. As I promised in the previous post seen HERE:  I used the 2 left …

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(2020 c054) Alcohol Ink Flower

This big  Mother’s Day card is for one of my lovely daughter-in-laws.  I created the background for the flower with Yupo “Medium” Paper by Legion from Hobby Lobby and Black, Pearl & Pink Pinata Alcohol Ink.  After drying, the heavier inked areas were still sticky due to the Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Blending Solution so …

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(2020 c053) Spring Showers Bring Extraordinary Flowers

E is for Extraordinary:  As in Healthcare personel are!   Grocery workers are!  Truckers are!  Farmers are!  All those who are taking social distancing seriously!  You my friend are EXTRAORDINARY! Supplies used:  Ellen Hutson EESTJ-082-18 Mondo Sakura by Julie,  Versamark Ink  ,  Silver Ranger Embossing Powder, Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger ,  Morning Dew Nuvo Crystal …

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(2020 c052) T Holtz Spring Showers & Flowers

Side 1Side 2 I pulled out a batch of left over scraps and used them to create today’s tag both side 1 and 2 see photos below. Supplies Used:  Tim Holtz Sizzix Framelits Flower Jar Wafer Thin die set 662270,       Liquitex Heavy Body Matte Gel Medium  from Michaels this link shows all …

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(2020 c051) Spring Shaker

Another view with beads at the bottom, the central bee was glued on the inside onto the flower and the upper right bee was glued to the frame: Supplies used:  Spellbinders Grand Christmas Lattice Arch Etched Dies 3D Holiday Vignettes Collection by Becca Feeken S6-159 ,  Hero Arts Color Layering Swallowtail CM225  ,   Hero Arts Color Layering …

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(2020 c050) Spring Flowers

Stamp set used that had Never Before Seen Ink:  Ellen Hutson EESTJ-082-18 Mondo Sakura by Julie .  Stamped with Versamark Ink  and heat embossed with Gold Ranger Embossing Powder Sentiment from:  My Favorite Things LJD-62 Geometric Greenery.  Stamped on torn vellum. I started with a piece of watercolor paper that I had mopped up smooshed Sailboat …

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(2020 c049) Bookmarks, Never Before Inked Stamps

I used a stamp set that was a limited editiion collaboration between Simon Says Stamp & Hero Arts called Stamptember 2019 Real Flowers Vintage SSS102043.  I don’t know how I managed to not use it until now!!!  See in photo below: I made 2 bookmarks and in the photo above the one on the left is …

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