Category Archives: Tim Holtz Distress OXIDE Inks by Ranger

(2018 c63) Thinking of You

I created the border by cutting Tim Holtz Sizzix Mixed Media 2 Die 661185 two times on the top edge it was cut from outside of cardstock and the bottom one was cut from the inside of the cardstock.  Then I fussy cut the outside edge and  backed it with cardstock that was colored with Distress Oxide Inks by …

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(2018 c54) Jewel Tones Purple Rose

For the rose I used Build A Flower: Rose by Altenew Stamps and dies. Colors used Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger : Shaded Lilac, Wilted Violet, Seedless preserves, Twisted Citron, Peeled Paint & Bundled Sage. Since the Oxide inks are a little dull to me, I added  Zig Wink of Stella  to brighten and sparkle them a bit (as you can see on the …

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(2018 c53) Altenew Purple Rose

I used Build A Flower: Rose by Altenew Stamps and dies. Colors used Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger : Shaded Lilac, Wilted Violet, Seedless preserves, Twisted Citron, Peeled Paint & Bundled Sage.  The sentiment was stamped from Vintage Roses Stamp & Die Bundle from Altenew.  Core-dinations cardstock was embossed with the Quatrafoil folder from Cuttlebug Decorative Tile Embossing Folder Set It was then sanded to …

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(2018 c41) Foiled Background, Blessings

I started by inking the background with Abandoned Coral and Broken China Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger then I very lightly inked the edges to give a soft gray with Black Soot. Then I stamped Sizzix/Hero Arts #657772 Textured Impressions Folder w/Stamp- Silhouette Vines Set (This is a discontinued set, but can still be found on the web) with Versamark Ink and gently …

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(2018 c28) My Favorite Things Creative Olympics, 3 stamp sets used

(1) The sun in the left corner was stamped with My Favorite Things: Mesmerizing Mandala Background stamp with Spiced Marmelade Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger and heat embossed with clear WOW Embossing Powder .  (2) The deer is from My Favorite Things: January 2018 Freebie  stamp set, you can see it on the left. (I received it as a freebie in my order for January)  …

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(2018 c25) Hearts TIm Holtz Embossing Diffuser

Here is another card where I followed Jennifer McGuire’s video showing how to use Sizzix Tim Holtz Embossing Diffusers.   And here is another Crafter, Sara Emily’s post at sarascloset showing the same technique HERE. The picture below shows the embossing folders, Inks & die used.  Before running through the embossing folder with the outside edges diffuser, I swiped the …

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(2018 c13) MFT, Reverse Die Impression, Distress Oxide Ink

Gratitude and Encouragement are my words for 2018.  I am grateful for friends and family and here is an encouraging card. I had so much fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Reverse Die Impression tutorial for this card. You can see all my wordy details on the previous post: HERE As you can see on the left, using Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger …

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(2018 c10) MFT Mesmerizing Mandala, Distress Oxide Inks

    I recently won My Favorite Things Products and today I am using one of them for the first time: My Favorite Things Die-Namics  Mesmerizing Mandalas. I love this die (and  also the big background stamp, which will wait for another post).  First I sponged Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger: Wilted Violet, Seedless Preserves, Salty Ocean and …

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(2018 c7) Hero Arts, Layered Peacock, Distress Oxide

I used my NEW Hero Arts Color Layering Peacock CM126 today with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger .  The second layer on the tail was stamped with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with a blue WOW embossing powder, the third layer on body and tail used gold EP. I cut a mask for the peacock & then sponged the background with Distress Oxide …

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(2017 c46) Friend, Flower Clusters, Distress Oxide

Background sponged with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger Fossilized Amber,  Pealed Pain, Cracked Pistachio, Broken China and Faded Jeans. Then spritzed with water and dried then sponged again and spritzed again., giving a watercolor effect for the background. Dies used:  Paper Smooches – Cute Clusters,  Little B – Sentiments, Hello was cut out twice, glued together and coated with …

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