Category Archives: Distress Inks by Ranger

(2018 c71) On Wings of Eagles

On vellum I stamped Our Daily Bread set is called On Eagles Wings and heat embossed with gold EP. The background used  Sizzix Texture Fades embossing folder Rays from the 2 pack set Called RAYS & RETRO CIRCLES Item 656650 and colored  with Distress Inks by Ranger. .  I also stamped the eagle on the envelope. Challenges Entered: CardChallenges:  (MFT) Sketch 389 Advertisements

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(2018 c68) Poppy Birthday Shaker

Another shaker card, I sure love shakers!  I stamped the poppy flowers  from Stately Flowers 1 by Melanie Muenchinger found at GinaK Designs with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Black WOW Embossing Powder on water color paper.  Then I painted the sky & flowers  with Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist Polka Dot Pink Chalkboard,Cranberry Zing (discontinued),  Saphire. The gras was painted with Kiwi Perfect Pearls Mist  with Twisted Citron Distress Inks by Ranger . The …

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(2018 c67) Spring Birthday Shaker

I stamped the poppy flower from Stately Flowers 1 by Melanie Muenchinger found at GinaK Designs with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Black WOW Embossing Powder on water color paper.  Then I painted with Distress Inks by Ranger.  I cut the upper right corner with Tim Holtz Sizzix Thinlits 660220 Mixed Media Die.  Next I masked the poppy and wet the background with water and sprinkled Ultramarine Blue Ken Oliver Color Burst (Watercolor Pigment …

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(2018 c66) Mother’s Day Watercolors

3 more cards for this project:   My best CRAFTING BUDDY had this idea for us to make Mother’s Day cards and take to one of our local Nursing Homes since some of the residents may not receive any cards for Mother’s Day.  This is my 2nd set for her project.  We will also be making …

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(2018 c65) Mother’s Day Watercolors

2 more cards for this project: My best CRAFTING BUDDY had this idea for us to make Mother’s Day cards and take to one of our local Nursing Homes since some of the residents may not receive any cards for Mother’s Day.  This is my 2nd set for her project.  We will also be making Father’s …

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(2018 c64) Mother’s Day cards for Nursing Home

    My best CRAFTING BUDDY had this idea for us to make Mother’s Day cards and take to one of our local Nursing Homes since some of the residents may not receive any cards for Mother’s Day.  These are my first set for her project.  We will also be making Father’s Day cards for …

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(2018 c60) Jewel Tone Flowers

Background: Violet,Merlot, Fushia Ken Oliver Color Burst (Watercolor Pigment Powder) Spellbinders Decorative Labels 27  was colored with layered Wilted Violet Distress Inks by Ranger & Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger  the I sprinkled water & blotted. Stamps used: Hero Arts Hello Flowers  and Mom + Me  by Lawn Fawn.  For the sentiment I snipped the Happy from diecut from Happy Birthday Boarder by Lawn Fawn. Last I added jewel centers for the …

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(2018 c56) Coffee: a good idea

I have so many coffee loving friends, I need to make more of this type.  Stamps used:  Caffeine Addict from Sugar Pea Designs , inked with Versamark Ink over it & heat embossed with Espresso Embossing Powder .  Background created by smushing Distress Inks by Ranger: Scattered Straw, Foscilized Amber & Wild Honey onto my craft mat and then spritzing with H2O and then smooshing the …

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(2018 c55) GRATEFUL

First off I apologize for the photo.  I lost the charger for my nice Olympus SLR camera and had to resort to my small digital camera, which doesn’t do so well with true colors…there are only pink & yellow on the card, but the pink area shows up somewhat lavender, sorry. Watercolor paper was painted …

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(2018 c47) Foiled Mandala Blessings

Background base was created with Violet Color Burst by Ken Oliver.  Next I cut the My Favorite Things Die-Namics  Mesmerizing Mandalas and I used it as a stencil to sponge 2 diagonal images across the card with regular Distress Inks by Ranger (the Blueprint Sketch looks purple sponged over the violet background)  I used the same Madala “stencil” to create the “flower” in the …

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