Category Archives: Tim Holtz Distress OXIDE Inks by Ranger

(2019 c126) Unicorn Christmas

Stamps used:   Flora and Fauna 20199 Unicorn Ice Castle Set  and I added more snowflakes from Flora & Fauna 20196 Wooly And Warm Llama .  I stamped with Versamark Ink  and heat embossed with Silver Ranger Embossing Powder.  Then I colored images with Copics .  As you can see on the photo on the right …

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(2019 c125) Llama Christmas

  Another non-traditional colors ( Pink, Blue & Purple) for today’s Felice Navidad card.  I stamped Flora & Fauna 20196 Wooly And Warm Llama with Versamark Ink   and Silver Ranger Embossing Powder , then  I colored the images with Copics and because I wanted to do the emboss resist technique:  I covered with Ranger Clear Medium Pens …

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(2019 c122) Winter Wonderland Tag

The song that inspires my tag is Walking In A Winter Wonderland For my tag  I did partial cutting for the houses and trees and free-cut the sloping snow hills. I used Ellen Hutson Home & Hearth.  The sky was sponged with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger .  I mixed 2 different word dies for …

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(2019 c83) Lawn Fawn, Pull Tab & Shaker

I had fun using recycled plastic packaging for this Lawn Fawn Shaker & Pull Tab reveal card with a surprise inside. I stamped with  Lawn Fawn – Elphie Selfie & coordinating dies.  The balloon shape was cut with Lawn Fawn Party Balloons, and for the sentiment  Big Scripty Words from Lawn Fawn.  For coloring I used Distress Oxide …

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(2019 c81) One Layer Card

Ok I am CASE ing Lisa at Life Of A BZscrapper today, but with a TWIST:  she had layers of frames but I did everything on one layer of white cardstock and EMPRESSED all my dies and masked to stencil! First I  empressed  the discontinued die from Spellbinders Labels Thirty Eight.  Next I embossed with …

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(2019 c80) ATC Bee Happy

Above:  Front sides of today’s ATCs    Below: Back sides. I started with a discarded piece of cardstock that I experimented: I was trying to stamp the Neat & Tangled On The Edge repeatedly to achieve an ombre effect, but it just didn’t work! As you can see in the photo below, On the left is …

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(2019 c79) Hero Arts, Jen McGuire Lift attempt #3

  Yippee Skippy! I finally correctly followed Jennifer McGuire’s Embossed Watercolor Lift Technique.  See the last 2 posts to see my beginning mistakes.  I first sponged the background with Squeezed Lemonade, Fosilized Amber, Spiced Marmalade & Carved Pumpkin Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger.  Then I stamped Repeating Flowers by Hero Arts  with Clear  WOW Embossing Powder. …

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(2019 c78) Hero Arts & Distress Oxides

Once again I followed Jennifer McGuire’s Embossed Watercolor Lift Technique.  And once again I had a little snafoo …. After applying Picked Raspberry, Wilted Violet, Seedless Preserves, Dusty Concord, Blueprint Sketch & Salty Ocean  Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger to the background, I made the mistake of adding water spray & drying it, This changed the …

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(2019 c56) Flamingo Anniversary LF

I followed Jennifer McGuire’s tutorial  for Brochure Fold Cards.  Click on her link for instructional video.   Below is the card unfolded.  (I’m still trying to find tiny sea shells to stamp in the center sand section) For The waves, I made masks by using partial diecutting technique using Making Waves Cover Die by MAMA ELEPHANT  (I used …

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(2019 c55) Concord & 9th Hello Sunshine

This is the first time I’v tried my new  Concord and 9th Hello Sunshine Turnabout set.  Using my  Misti Stamping Tool  I stamped the Turnabout sunburst with Versamark Ink   and heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder .  I sponged the background with with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger .  I cut the SUNSHINE sentiment die 2 times & stacked them for dimension. Challenges Entered: PowerPoppy:  Creative …

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