Monthly Archives: August 2016

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    2016 halloween inspiration series… project by: vicki evans

    when it comes to the imagination you simply never know what can come from thinking outside the box.  today’s project is from creative mind of vicki evans (aka that crazy chick) sharing a rather elaborate tutorial to design a setting of masterful puppetry. creating this functional assemblage certainly isn’t for the faint-hearted, however the finished theatric masterpiece seems undoubtably worth the Continue Reading

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    2016 halloween inspiration series… project by: zoe hillman

    double-double toil & trouble something brilliant is about to bubble. today’s project will certainly challenge your creative mind into seeing a different use for something thanks to the talents of zoe hillman.  plus learn clever tricks of textured transformation – hello halloween…t!m supplies: inks: Distress Ink Vintage Photo/Walnut Stain/Picket Fence, Black Soot Distress Archival/Black Soot Distress Archival Re-Inker paint: Distress Continue Reading

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    2016 halloween inspiration series… project by: emma williams

    today’s project is a treasure-trove of halloween creativity created by emma williams.  each devious detail tells a tale of artful oddities that something wicked this way comes…t!m supplies: inks: Clear Distress Embossing Ink Pad, Distress Ink/Walnut Stain,  Distress Spray Stain/Antique Linen, Distress Mica Spray/Brushed Pewter; Alcohol Ink Latte/Pitch Black, Gold Mixative paints: Distress Paint/Black Soot/Candied Apple, Ranger Gold Metallic mediums: Continue Reading

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    2016 halloween inspiration series… project by: audrey pettit

    one of my favorite things about designing product is discovering the imaginative possibilities created with them.  after all, what can be better than seeing something transform from the ordinary into the extraordinary?  so i decided to kick off the holiday season by asking several of my crafty friends to share their inspiration with a project designed to inspire your imagination. for Continue Reading

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    new distress from ranger…

    it’s an exciting day in the world of distress when new products are added to the line. today ranger is releasing (and shipping now) several new distress products including new distress crayons, new distress flip top paints, and a couple of new distress technique kits.  it makes me happy when we get new things to add to our collection Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: stampers anonymous halloween…

    oh how i love halloween time and my new release from stampers anonymous will certainly have those happy haunts materialize (and begin to socialize). this cryptic collection features some of my favorite frightful designs of all time throughout 7 new stamp sets, 6 new layering stencils, and 2 new mini layering stencil sets. time to conjure up those Continue Reading

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    12 tags of 2016 – august…

    the beginning of this year i made a list randomly choosing 2 different techniques from previous 12 tags to remix together.  some techniques were done months apart while others years apart.  having no clue what i would make of the collaboration, i’m fascinated by the unexpected outcome of creative harmony. this month’s tag is a reminder of Continue Reading