Category Archives: Tim Hoktz Distress Inks by Ranger

(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 c63) Tim Holtz Flower Garden

 Using watercolor paper I cut the background out with  Sizzix Tim Holtz  Garden  Greens TH661206, then colored with Ken Oliver Color Burst (WatercolorPigment Powder) .  (I saved the cutouts for another project) The flowers layered on top  were cut from Sizzix  Tim Holtz Wildflowers 2 Thinlits Die TH661808.  I colored with Distress Inks by Ranger and  Tim Holtz Distress Markers by Ranger.  I mounted on DCWV Brights Glitter cardstock.  …

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(2019 c62) LF CAS Magical Christmas

For my CAS card I cut out a piece of watercolor paper with  Lawn Fawn Large Cross-Stitched Square Stackables.  I used the stampset:  Lawn Fawn Winter Skies .  Using my Misti Stamping Tool , I stamped with Versamark Ink  and  heat embossed with black WOW Embossing Powder .  On the inside I stamped the sentiment  and heat embossed with red.  I colored the bear with Black …

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(2019 c37) Altenew Sympathy

Stamp set used: Altenew In My Thoughts  Die Used:  Tim Holtz Stitched Ovals Thinlits Die 661188 Embellishment:  3 black crystals from my stash First I stamped this wonderful tree with Distress Inks by Ranger and heat embossed with clear Ranger Embossing Powder for each layer of stamping so that I could sponge the background over the stamped image.   I created my own rays …

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(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

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(2018 c3) Winter Blues with Kind Thoughts

    I love using a white cardstock as a scratch paper when I am inking frames and die cut panels.  It gives random and sometimes NEAT patterns that I can use on a later project. For today’s background I used one of these that had been sponged with Tim Holtz Salty Ocean Distress Ink …

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(2017 c7) The Unfolding using Misti

I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp The Unfolding by Penny Black (if you buy from the link provided and are local in southern Oregon you can instruct on your order that you will pick it up and save the shipping cost.) I used Ranger Distress Markers: Forrest Moss, Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed & …

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(2016 c38) Unity & Penny Black

For Today’s card I stamped and heat embossed in gold the butterfly from Unity Stamps:  Kit of the Month June 2014 In Love With Love For the background I colored with Tim Holtz Distress Inks mixed with water. After totally dry I stamped with Penny Black stamp sets:  Sprigs and Nature’s Friends for the greenery …

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(2015 c69) Unity Stamps

This is the inside page of an altered composition notebook that I made for one of my granddaughters.  I glued 2 pages to the inside cover and painted with gesso.  Next I stamped Moon Beam and Heart Strings by Unity with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with gold EP, then colored the centers with Copics and covered Moons and …

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