Category Archives: Tim Holtz Sizzix Die

(2017 c45) Summer Butterfly

Background watercolor paper was colored with blue Color Burst by Ken Oliver , then cut out with Sizzix Thinlits Dies, Mixed Media by Tim Holtz 660220.  Another watercolor paper was colored with orange Color Burst and cut out The Happy Birthday  with Sentiments Three by Spellbinders as well as the butterfly  by Spellbinders called Die D-Lites Outrageous Butterfly S2-069 . Challenges entered: DieCutDivas:  Anything Goes …

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(2017 c34) Frantic Stamper, Tim Holtz & Taylored Expressions Christmas

Christmas in July Peaceful Poinsettia by Taylored Expressions was stamped and heat embossed for the background. Then Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger was sponged over the flowers and sprtized with water to make the inks react.  The Poinsettia Bubble Ornment from Frantic Stamper as well as Believe from Tim Holtz Alterations Die set called Holiday Words Script by Sizzix was cut out of the background and another gold ornament was cut …

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(2017 c21) Paper Smooches, Oxide Distress

First I Impressed the Cute Cluster flower die by Paper Smooches into my watercolor paper using a silicone pad. As you can see on the right the I spritzed with water and the impressions showed me where to apply the Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger: Peeled Paint & Wilted Violet. I also added regular Distress Ink Blueprint Sketch …

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(2017 c17) Crazy Birds

When I was a little girl, I had a CRAZY Parakeet for a pet. Here’s my card with Tim Holtz Crazy Birds set 561218 colored with Copics. The background was colored by blotting watercolor paper on my craft mat that had water misted onto Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger: Worn Lipstick, Peeled Paint, Fossilized Amber, Walnut …

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Bleaching plus coloring #2, Penny Black Stamp

Experiment #2 – Bleaching an image and then coloring. I started with watercolor paper & I used Powdered Pigments called Brusho Crystal Colors: Ultramarine Blue. Then used the same procedure as  previous post of Experiment #1. I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp the purple cardstock with straight bleach 3 times. (I just used a paintbrush …

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(2017 c11) Bleaching plus coloring #1, Penny Black Stamp

This was a fun experiment with Bleaching an image and then coloring. I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp the purple cardstock with straight bleach 3 times. (I just used a paintbrush to cover the stamp image). You can see the wet bleached paper on the right.  I thoroughly dried and then placed in same …

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(2017 c9) Mixed Media, Color Burst, Butterfly

For my Mixed Media card, I started by sprinkling a  powdered Pigment product called Color Burst by Ken Oliver on watercolor paper and the spritzing with water to make the pigments migrate on the paper. After dry, I used Folk Art Peel N Stick Stencils – Thin & Thick Chevron to apply Golden Heavy Gel …

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(2017 c8) Thank You Hydrangea

DieCutDivas:  Feb is Month for Red or Pink For the background layer, I stamped on watercolor paper that had been colored with powdered Pigment product called Color Burst by Ken Oliver.   I stamped the Mondo Hydrangea with Versamark and heat embossed with gold EP then cut it out with the Mondo Hydrangeo die by Ellen …

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(2017 c1) Slider card, Lawn Fawn

Slider card made with my new Lawn Fawn “Slide on Over” die found at Ellen Hutson. You can see the flight path the digital STEAMPUNK OWL makes diagonally  down the card .  The Happy Birthday was cut with my new Tim Holtz  Celebrate Sizzix Thinlits dies found at Ellen Hutson. First I printed the Steampunk …

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(2016 c22) Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016, March

Challenges Entered: TimHoltz:   12 Tags of 2016 – March   PoweredByPoppy: Peek-a-Boo Sketch   EmeraldCreekDares: Easter Parade – Use Pastels CreativeEmbellishments:  March Photo Inspiration (Spring Butterflies) & I’m Lucky to  live where I have the freedom to worship Jesus Christ who died for my sins.  WordArtWednlesday:  Chal #222 & 223- Anything Goes ModSquad:  Springtime SimonSaysStamp: Rain or Shine …

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