Category Archives: 12 tags of christmas (2007)

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    sydney adventures…


    hi bloggers!  we’ve been having an amazing time here in sydney.  we actually had a few days off to enjoy australia, see the sights, and most definitely enjoy the journey.  our good friend rachel greig and her husband stewart (owners of darkroom door stamps here in oz) were so kind to offer to take us Continue Reading

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    a little holiday something for you…

    so i hope you get even more inspiration throughout the coming year and are able to refer to these techniques whenever you want with ease.happy holidays once again!…-t!m

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    it’s day 12 the final one – but have to say it’s sure been fun…

    "holiday fragments" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)glossy accents (ranger)distress inks: aged mahogany, old paper (ranger)jet black archival ink (ranger)ink blending tool & foam (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)scissors (tonic studios)fragments (tim holtz idea-ology)grungeboard (tim holtz idea-ology)patterned paper (cosmo cricket)glue dots (glue dots)tag and embellishments step 1: believe it or not, for today’s tag, it’s a Continue Reading

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    it’s day 11 – so let’s do some distressin’…


    "wreath of joy" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)ink blending tool & foam (ranger)distress embossing ink (ranger)distress embossing powders: pine needles, shabby shutters, vintage photo (ranger)distress crackle paint: shabby shutters (ranger)distress ink: brushed corduroy (ranger)mini mister (ranger)stickles (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)paper distresser (tonic studios)scissors (tonic studios)thickers letters (american crafts)glue dots (glue dots)tag and embellishments step Continue Reading

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    it’s day 10 – and almost the end…


    "shabby snowman" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)adirondack paint dabbers: snow cap, pitch black, pool, cloudy blue (ranger)clear embossing powder (ranger)clear embossing ink (ranger)mini mister (ranger)stickles (ranger)heat tool (ranger)cut n’ dry foam (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)tag and embellishments step 1: paint entire tag with pitch black paint dabber and let dry. (*tip: if you want Continue Reading

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    again it’s day 9 – thanks for the time…


    "hardware holiday" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)distress inks: fired brick, peeled paint, brushed corduroy (ranger)adirondack metallic paint dabber (ranger)mini mister (ranger)ink blending tool & foam (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)grungeboard (tim holtz idea-ology)texture hammer (tim holtz idea-ology)tag and embellishments step 1: stamp the santa image with black waterproof ink. step 2: stamp the tree with  Continue Reading

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    it’s day 8 – and going great…


    "holiday doorway" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)heat tool (ranger)adirondack paint dabbers: lake mist, lettuce, cranberry (ranger)distress ink pad: weathered wood, frayed burlap (ranger)stickles (ranger)mini mister (ranger)ink blending tool & foam (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)scratch tool, craft pick (tonic studios)tag and embellishments step 1: shake lake mist paint dabber and apply to tag in vertical Continue Reading

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    it’s day 7 – and i’m in heaven…


    "rusty noel" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)heat tool (ranger)clear embossing powder (ranger)distress inks: fired brick, shabby shutters, vintage photo, black soot (ranger)ink blending tool & foam (ranger)stickles (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)tag and embellishments step 1: apply shabby shutters distress ink to tag by going direct to paper (DTP) and simply rubbing the pad on Continue Reading

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    it’s day 6 – so let’s mist…


    "elegant Christmas" – tim holtz 2007supplies:stamp set (stampers anonymous)craft sheetdistress ink pads: aged mahogany, fired brick, black sootdistress re-inkers: brushed corduroymini mistersperfect pearls: heirloom goldink blending tool & foam (ranger)damask mask (heidi swapp)grungeboard (tim holtz idea-ology)paper distresser (tonic studios)tag and embellishments step 1: we are going to make our "pearlized-distress" mist solution first.  here’s how: Continue Reading

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    it’s day 5 – give this a try…


    "believe" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)adirondack alcohol inks: denim, stream, stonewash (ranger)pearl metallic mixative (ranger)blending solution (ranger)jet black archival ink pad (ranger)ink applicator tool (ranger)glossy cardstock (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)ghost snowflakes (heidi swapp)tag and embellishments step 1: attach a piece of felt (this is regular craft felt) to the ink applicator tool. step 2: Continue Reading