Saturday, December 26, 2015

December 2105 Tag

Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2015 - December
Another years is almost over and I wonder where the time goes to and why must it go so fast.
This is the first year I have participated in the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of...
I made all the months except June, but I did complete it for myself.
I wish everyone a very Happy New Year!

Monday, December 21, 2015

Monday, September 28, 2015

Watercolor 2 Day 3

Gelato's background,Tim Holtz stencil using a baby wipe, and then spray with perfect pearls spray.

Monday, September 21, 2015

Watercolor 2 class day 1

Day 1 watercolor 2 class
Stamp: JustRite Hello Daisy stamp set, My Favorite Thing Grid stamp
Zig Real Brush and Tombow watercolor pens
Martha Stewart Antique Gold embossing powder
Reflection clear embossing powder

Another card with the background wash I made with Tombow markers

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Sept TH Tag 2015

Submission for Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2015 September
Manila and Black Tags
Lavinia Stamps: Weeping Willow Tree,small Dragon and small fairy
Various Adirondack alcohol inks (my do not have the colors on the label)
Adirondack mixatives Pearl and Copper
Archival Jet Black ink
TH stencil Flourish
Golden Gel medium regular gel Matte
Copper brads
Vellum paper

My second attempt is the following:

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

August 2015 TH tag

Submission to Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2015, August


  • surfaces: #8 manila tag, paper stash/lost & found and The Paper Studio paper pack The Great Circus Company
  • stamp: The Journey
  • dies: adventure words script
  • embellishments: found relatives, Recollections themed Dimensional sticker,
  • distress ink: hickory smoke, blueprint sketch, peeled paint, walnut stain
  • distress markers: black soot
  • distress paint: tarnished brass
  • inks: My Favorite Things Black Licorice hybrid ink pad
  • tools: paint brush, heat tool, scissors
  • adhesives: multi-medium/matte
  • mediums: gesso
  • misc: string, removable tape

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Day 1 Mask_erade for Online Card Class

Day one card: I utilized masking paper, Lawn Fawn Critters from the past, and watercolors.  I embossed the sentiment with aged Ivory embossing powder.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

March 2015 Tag

March 2015 Tag
Manilla Tag
Tissue Tape
Distress Paints: Cracked Pistachio, Mustard Seed, Seedless Preserves, Rusty Hinge, Abandoned Coral, Salty Ocean, Picket Fence
Art O Gold Molding Paste
Stamps: Nature's Discovery CMS 049, Flights of Fancy
Stencil Schoolhouse THS011
Embellishments: Compass Coin,  Game Spinner, Word Bands
Black Ribbon

Monday, March 16, 2015

SYD Day 1

Card Stock: White, light green, light pink, light  blue, light yellow, and light purple
Fun Foam
Dies from Szzix Card, balloon steps-ups.
Waxed black jute
Copic markers: 100, R46, G28 and B23
Clear Wink of Stella

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

SSS Wed Challenge 3-11-15

SSS Wed Challenge Things that fly

White Card Stock
Stamps: Stacy Stamps Pansies,  Kelly Purkey Merci, and Inkadinkado Butterflies & Birds
Zing Rouge Embossing Powder and White embossing powder

SSS Monday Challenge 3-9-15 'B is for ...'

SSS Monday Challenge 3-9-15 B is for

White card stock
My Mind's Eye Six By Six Paper pad
hello Stamp (SC0642)
Impression Obsession Bird Stamp (E7716)
Copic Markers: B02, B04, B06, E11, and YR68
Clear Rock Candy Distress Crackle Paint
Wink of Stella Clear, Gold & Silver
Art O Gold Molding Paste
6x6 TCW Mini Birds of a Feather stencil
Vintage Phot Distress Ink

Sunday, February 22, 2015

SSS Wed Challenge 2-18-15

SSS Wed Challenge 2-18-15 "Add a Little Texture"

Tim Holtz Doily Stencil
Art O Black Molding Paste
White Card stock
Black Card Stock
Copic Markers: C3, G40, G43, and G46
Cameleon Color Tone Markers RD4
Unknow Poppy Stamp
Liquid Pearls Bisque

SSS Monday Challenge 2-16-15

SSS Monday Challenge 2-16-15 A Piece of Paradise:
Inside of card:

Monday, February 16, 2015

SSS Wednesday challenge 2-11-2015

Submission for SSS Wednesday 2-11-2015 Challenge
White Cardstock
Black Cardstock
Copic Markers: C0, C3, C5, 0, 100, R20, and R81
White Gesso
Stamps: Fiskar Polka Dots and Bently Bear Thank You Collection
Ranger Enamel Accents
Spellbinder Nestabilities Hexagons dies.

Saturday, February 14, 2015

SSS Monday Challenge Red + Pink 2-9-2015

Submission for SSS Monday Challenge Red + Pink
Red Cardstock
White Cardstock
Red Art*O Embossing Paste
SSS Falling Hearts stencil
Bently Bear Thank You Collection stamps
Copic Markers: 0, 100, E01, E11, E13, E15, G43, G46, B000, RV55, R20, & R46
Image Shimmer Spritz
Spellbinders Nestabilities Hexagon dies

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Feb 2015 Tag

Entry for Tim Holtz 12 tags 0f 2015 :  February
Also submission for SSS Monday Challenge Red and Pink: 
Ranger #8 Manila Tag
Fancy Pants Be Loved Ticket Roll
Tim Holtz Paper Stash - Kraft Seasonal  paper pad
The Paper Studio Kellerkurtz Company paper pad
Recollections Silver Foil Paper
Simon Says Stamp Sketch Heart Die
Black Soot Distress Marker
White picket Fence Distress paint
left over die cut red hearts
Tim Holtz Idea-ology Word Bands, Corners, and crinkle ribbon
Glue & Seal Matt

Saturday, February 7, 2015

All Things Bright and Beautiful

Wed 02-04-2015 challenge All Things Bright & Beautiful
Today is Saturday February 7th and the temps are to be in the low 60's here in the Midwest. It has given me a taste of spring.  The challenge all things bright and beautiful has made me yearn for spring to stay and I have reflected this in my card.
White card stock
Glitz Paper Pack Finnley
Hero Arts Neon Orange and Blue ink
Stamps: Penny Black Fluffy Passenger and Hero Arts Violet's ABCs
Dies: Lawn Fawn Stitched Hillside Borders and The Stamps of Life Sun die
Sparkling H2O's: Chiffon Pink, Buttercup, Mango Freeze, Celadon, Royal Satin, and Plum Blossom
Recollections Black embossing powder
Versamark ink
Memento Tuxedo black ink

Friday, February 6, 2015

Simon Monday Challenge: H is for

Simon Monday Challenge: H is for  (02/02/2015)
      H is for hello:
Recollections Card stock paper: All Seasons 6x6 Pad
Green card stock
White card stock
Stamps:  Penny Black Garden Assistant, Simon Says Stamp sets Color & Sunshine and For the Record
Embossing Powder: WOW Silver Pearl and Unknown brand Yellow.
Die Cuts: Memory Box Hello and Die-namic grass
Inktense pencils
Watercolor brush (Tim Holtz)
Foam Adhesvive