Monthly Archives: August 2008

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    september technique challenge…


    "september technique challenge" – tim holtz(c) 2008supplies: craft sheet, Adirondack Dye Ink Pads, mini mister, archival ink, heat tool (Ranger); stamps (Hero Arts, Stampers Anonymous); watercolor cardstock step 1: begin with a stamp image that has a basic "design".  what this means is if you are looking at the rubber, you should be able to Continue Reading

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    a new inspiration…


    it’s so good to be inspired.  i’m always asked "what inspires me???" – well everyday life really.  i’m often inspired by architecture, fashion, home decor, colors, textures, and  lots of inspiration from reading blogs (guilty pleasure), and thumbing my way through magazines…one of my most favorite magazines is domino.  it’s this very simple, very eclectic Continue Reading

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    studio time…


    hi bloggers…  well i’m back in the wonderful pines of prescott, az. enjoying the monsoon’s – have to say i love it!  have lots of ideas spinning in my head since returning from my week at ranger and it’s great that i have over a week to spend in my studio.  i’ll be finishing class Continue Reading

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    heading for home…


    hey bloggers – what a week it’s been.  i’m sitting here at the airport in newark waiting for my flight back to arizona, and then the 2 hour drive from the airport home to prescott.  this week at ranger has actually gone pretty fast.   i’ve kept busy the rest of the week with more meetings Continue Reading

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    update from ranger…


    hey bloggers!  hope your week is going great.  things have been going non-stop since i have arrived here at ranger.  the flight here was fine, nothing major, and gave me a little time for a much needed nap – i love sleeping on planes (or anywhere else for that matter – i love sleep!).  been Continue Reading

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    up..up..and away…


    hey bloggers…well i’m off again.  this time i’m heading to new jersey to spend the week at Ranger.  i have so much to do there next week: working on testing new products, designing new CHA-2009 releases, education curriculum’s, filming a few technique videos, and finalizing the details for our next Ranger U in october.  should Continue Reading

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    congrats t-shirt winners…


    thanks for all the great comments – wow, these shirts caused some serious buzz today.  hope you had a good week and are ready to enjoy a creative weekend.  working late into the night tonight way past midnight re-organizing my studio so i figured i’d post the winners…  did a little more antique shopping today Continue Reading

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    see possibilities…


    hey bloggers!  hope you’re all ready for the weekend.  i still have a couple of days home before i head out on the road again.  so…i have some extra t-shirts from CHA and what better thing to do with them??? give some away of course!  i only have size XL to give away (and this Continue Reading

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    waiting for it to cool off today – had a GREAT thunderstorm roll in so it was time to finish unpacking and organizing the supplies in the garage.  you would think that as the year gets closer to the end my supplies would go down – not true.  i have some big things coming up Continue Reading

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    busy as usual…


    hey bloggers!  all is well –  just been busy.  CKU-Provo was a blast!  it was great to catch up with some of my friends, hanging out, laughing, eating, and we even took some time to watch the opening ceremonies of the Olympics – nothing short of AMAZING!  of course there was still LOTS of teaching Continue Reading