Category Archives: Tim Holtz Distress Inks by Ranger

(2018 c88) Grateful Succulent

Remember it is #WorldWatercolorMonth  On watercolor paper I impressed the Neat and Tangled  Succulent Cover Plate Die  and then watercolored it with Distress Inks by Ranger  Squeezed Lemonade, Abandoned Coral and Frayed Burlap.  I used the Misti Stamping Tool  to stamp the sentiment using the Neat & Tangled – Oak Leaf with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with black Ranger Embossing Powder .  I cut the designer paper with the frame …

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(2018 c87) Birthday, Deer Scene

For the first layer of stamping I used Pastoral 40-420 by Penny Black and tapped Forest Moss, Peeled Paint and Bundled Sage  Distress Inks by Ranger and stamped using my Misti .  The next layer I stamped using  Nature’s Friends by Penny Black.  I stamped the tall wispy vegetation with the bird with Forest Moss Distress Inks by Ranger and heat embossed with clear Ranger Embossing Powder .   From the same stampset I finally stamped the …

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(2018 c85) Hydrangea Shaker, #WorldWatercolorMonth

  The background was watercolored with Distress Inks by Ranger:  Blueprint Sketch, Wilted Violet and Broken China.  The 4 “floating” flower petals were also watercolored with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger: Wilted Violet & Shaded Lilac.  I first stamped with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with gold EPJ37408 Ranger Embossing Powder ,  I stamped with Mondo Hydrangea from Essentials by Ellen Hutson .  I also stamped the big hydrangea onto a heat …

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(2018 c84) Hydrangea #WorldWatercolor Month

The image is from Mondo Hydrangea from Essentials by Ellen Hutson .  I used the Misti Stamping Tool for stamping multiple times in order to get good impressions since I used watercolor paper with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with gold WOW Embossing Powder .   I watercolored the flowers, leaf and background with Distress Inks by Ranger:  Blueprint Sketch, Wilted Violet, Seedless Preserves, Salty Ocean and Broken China.  I …

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(2018 c80) Primary Colors

For my Primary Colors card I used My Favorite Things LJD-62 Geometric Greenery.  I  used my Tim Holtz Tonic Craft Stamp Platform 1707E to do repeat stamping 4 times with the 2 leaf stamps.  Then I “painted with Distress Inks by Ranger  Squeezed Lemonade & Candied Apple.  The background was done with Tumbled Glass and Faded Jeans. The sentiment is from the same …

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(2018 c79) Daisy #WorldWatercolor Month

Since I am not a watercolor artist, I started my “painting” by stamping the daisy with Fossilized Amber Distress Inks by Ranger .  Then I stamped the bee with Hero Arts Intense Black Ink (which is waterproof after heat setting).  Both stamps are from Hero Arts – Daisy and Bugs Stamp and Cut DC219. I painted the flower with Distress Inks by Ranger  Squeezed Lemonade, Mustard Seed, Wild Honey, Shabby …

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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 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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