Category Archives: Distress Inks by Ranger

(2018 c121) My Favorite Things Shaker

Shaker card was framed with My Favorite Things Dienamics Inside & Out Diagonal Stitched Rectangle Stax dies.   The sentiment is from My Favorite Things: Geometric Greenery.  For the background I used an acrylic block to stamp on watercolor paper with Distress Inks by Ranger after spritzing with water. Challenges Entered: ModSquad: Stamp Your Block (Stamp color with acrylic block) CardChallenges(MFT):  Sketch 401 WordArtWednesday:  Wk 350 – 351 …

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(2018 c119) Gina K Designs, Fall Birthday

Stamped GinaK Designs A Year of Boarders with Versamark Ink  and heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder on white cardstock and also around the edges of the card base.   Happy Birthday is from a retired set from GinaK Designs called Inside and Out.     Challenges Entered: SimonSaysStamp:  (9-07) STAMPtember – use Gina K Designs StampTV:  Monthly Mix Chal.: Autumn is in the Air MMC92018 CardChallenges:  MFT …

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(2018 c118) Lawn Fawn, Distress Inks, Vellum

This background is what was left over from the previous card #117.   I colored watercolor paper by SMOOSHING Distress Inks by Ranger that had been applied to acetate and then spritzed with water.  The leaves were cut out with Lawn Fawn:  Stitched Leaves and used on the previous card.  I cut a piece of vellum and impressed the smaller leaf dies from Lawn …

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(2018 c117) Lawn Fawn Distress Ink Leaves

I colored watercolor paper by SMOOSHING Distress Inks by Ranger that had been applied to acetate and then spritzed with water.  The leaves were cut out with Lawn Fawn:  Stitched Leaves .  [ I will be making another card with the left-over sheet of watercolor paper that the leaves were cut from, see the next post]    The background was stamped using …

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(2018 c116) Background Stamped with Acrylic Block

For the background on watercolor paper I applied Distress Inks by Ranger : Mermaid Lagoon, Blueprint Sketch and Ripe Persimmon to a long acrylic block and spritzed with water and “Stamped” it onto the paper.  The stamp is from the stamp set from Lawn Fawn:  Happy Happy Happy. For the die cuts: Happy is from Happy Happy Happy Lawn Cuts and the BIRTHDAY is from Big Scripty Words Lawn Cuts.   …

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(2018 c111) Thanks A Latte

I stamped with: Lawn Fawn Thanks A Latte  & heat embossed the cups in red & blue.  The cream was stamped with Antique Linen Distress Inks by Ranger , then with Versamark Ink   and heat embossed with a FUN scented embossing powder:  Color Box Scentz – snickerdoodle.   For the cups and table I colored with Prismacolor Premium Colored Pencils .  I cut masks for the cups and you can …

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(2018 c107)Congrats You’re a Star

For the background (which I made ages ago, so glad I wrote what I had used on the back) I Started by making my galaxy background on watercolor paper with the Smooshing Technique using Wilted Violet Distress Inks by Ranger  and Salty Ocan and Picked Raspberry Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger .  Next I painted the stars through a generic STAR stencil with cheap …

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(2018 c96) Butterfly Birthday Shaker

Shaker Card construction:                                                                            For Background:  I started by inking the background with Abandoned Coral, Blueprint Sketch and Broken China Distress Oxide …

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(2018 c95) Ornaments and Card, Christmas in July

I love the effect of Distress Inks by Ranger sponged on the back of a vellum cover that was dry embossed with Crafters Companion EF6-CHEL Christmas Elegance embossing folder which is hard to find (hopefully the link above will have it for some time).  As you can see  on the right for the second card I used a splotchier application of the inks …

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(2018 c92) Thanks A Bunch of Daisies

Hero Arts Color Layering Swallowtail CM225 was used to stamp the daisies and swallowtail butterfly.   Using my Misti Stamping Tool , I used Distress Inks by Ranger :  Squeezed Lemonade, Dried Marigold, Wild Honey, Rusty Hinge, Vinta Photo & Spiced Marmalade. As you can see on the right, I stamped the black outline  for the butterfly again on yellow vellum with Jet Black Stazon Ink.  I then …

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