Category Archives: 12 tags of christmas (2007)

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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

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    it’s day 4 – still 8 more…


    "Christmas memories" – tim holtz 2007supplies:craft sheet (ranger)archival ink pad (ranger)distress re-inkers: fired brick, mustard seed, faded jeans, peeled paint, black soot (ranger)distress ink: brushed corduroy (ranger)ink blending tool & foam (ranger)cut n’ dry FELT (ranger)stickles (ranger)stamp set (stampers anonymous)scissors (tonic studios)double stick foam tape or glue dotstags and embellishments step 1: ink stamp completely Continue Reading