Category Archives: holidays

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    faux chocolate bunnies….

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    have you ever had one of those crazy ideas that pop in your head while your browsing the aisles of the craft store and think – i should make something with that?  well today’s project is one of those crazy ideas, but i have to say – i love how they turned out.  you see, Continue Reading

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    alcohol ink eggs…

    Alcohol Ink Eggs by Tim Holtz | www.timholtz.com

    sometimes the simplest things can transform into the most amazing ones. today i want to show how to create colorful faux marbled eggs from those cheap plastic eggs.  i’ve always seen these plastic eggs in funky colors, but this year was the first time i’ve seen them in plain white (hobby lobby), perfect for inking. Continue Reading

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    distress glitter eggs…

    Distress Glitter Eggs by Tim Holtz | www.timholtz.com

    with easter a couple of weeks away, i wanted to share some project ideas this week that turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.  the pastel palette of spring is the perfect time to use the lighter colors of distress to create these shabby decor accents.  today we’re going to add a little vintage sparkle to Continue Reading

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    merry christmas…

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    wishing everyone a very merry christmas and hope your holidays are filled with great moments of joy and believing in the magic of the season…t!m & mario

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    festive mini burlap panels…

    Festive Mini Burlap Panels by Tim Holtz | www.timholtz.com

    as the holiday season approaches the last weekend before the magic of christmas day, i wanted to share a simple festive gift idea that’s perfect for friends, neighbors, and holiday visitors.  these mini burlap panels are quick to make, and the perfect way to share the spirit of the season.  so even though your crafting Continue Reading

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    holiday merriment…

    Holiday Merriment by Tim Holtz | www.timholtz.com

    creating for the holidays is so much fun!  i love to make all types of projects big and small, from tags and cards to home decor.  it’s always fun to share ideas here on the blog, but sometimes those ideas are just not enough.  i get emails from many of you who have been inspired Continue Reading

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    work + play = fun productivity…

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    i always believe in making the best of any situation.  so even though we are up to our eyeballs around here with prep work to get ready for the upcoming CHA show next month, we’re still having fun with it all. the balance of trying to enjoy the holiday season, get all of the deadlines Continue Reading

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    winter snowflake card…

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    “chestnuts roasting on an open fire – jack frost nipping at your nose”…well maybe not all that, but today’s card sure has a wintery feel.  i wanted to share another idea of what you can do with some of the supplies used in this month’s 12 tags series.  this is another quick and easy holiday Continue Reading

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    festive watercolor card…

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    i hope you’re enjoying the holiday season and busy decorating, or baking, but more importantly – crafting!  i wanted to kick off the first weekend of december with a simple card making tutorial that takes a single stamp and turns it into a watercolor masterpiece.  now if you’re feeling that time is not on your Continue Reading

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    let the holiday season begin…

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    hey everyone – i hope you’re enjoying your holiday weekend.  it’s been a fun, relaxing time spent at home enjoying some beautiful arizona sunshine (i know, lucky right?).  we all have traditions we like to embrace, especially around the holidays.  like many, one of mine is to start decorating the house for christmas the day Continue Reading