Tag Archives: distress: stains

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    12 tags of 2015 – may…

    12 Tags of 2015 - May | www.timholtz.com

    there are certain things that capture a sense of nostalgia, and for me this month’s tag is certainly one of them. several elements make this one of my personal favorites so far this year. the combination of textures, tinted photo, tiny paper flowers, layered ephemera and embellishments really tell a creative story. it’s one of Continue Reading

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    cha 2015 sneak peeks – ranger ink

    CHA 2015 Sneak Peek | Ranger Ink | www.timholtz.com

    here we are, the final day of CHA sneak peeks!  i’m so excited for the show starting tomorrow, but even more excited about my new release products from ranger.  for over 10 years now, distress products have been a creative evolution of innovation.  the unique properties, nostalgic color palette, and superior formulation of these products Continue Reading

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    trick or treat boxes…

    Trick or Treat Box by Emma Williams | www.timholtz.com

    today media team Emma Williams shares a fun Halloween project that would make a great decorative centerpiece to greet your ghoulish guests this Halloween. it’s always amazing to see how die cut shapes can be transformed into anything imaginable…t!m Hello everyone, Emma here! Like many people, I absolutely love Halloween and I love decorating the Continue Reading

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    white paper tutorial…

    White Paper Tutorial by Anna-Karin Edvaldsson | www.timholtz.com

    i believe the more you understand the characteristics of a product, the more creative opportunities await you. media team anna-karin shares a great comparison tutorial today showcasing the different features of various surfaces using different product types. the results will confirm there is never any right or wrong in creativity, simply a different outcome to Continue Reading

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    trick or treat burlap panel…

    Trick or Treat Burlap Panel by Mou Saha | www.timholtz.com

    one of the most versatile craft tools in my opinion are dies and embossing folders. media team mou saha shares a creative way to showcase that die cuts aren’t just for cards and scrapbook pages. combining these stylish designs with the colorful palette of distress results in a whimsical halloween project perfect to adorn your Continue Reading

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    autumn leaves canvas…

    Autumn Leaves Canvas by Emma Williams | www.timholtz.com

    the warm hues of fall colors layered with the shapes and textures of my sizzix alterations leaves result in this amazing creation from media team emma williams. check out today’s tutorial and see for yourself just how easy this is to create. combine your favorite colors of distress with dies and embossing folders to make Continue Reading

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    a fall journey mini book…

    when i think cute and clever ideas, media team vicki boutin’s projects come to mind.  vicki’s ability to combine colorful elements with classic text and a splash of color make her style so much fun.  i think you too will be inspired by the first tutorial from this 2-part series…t!m Hey friends!  I don’t know Continue Reading

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    september days are here..

    September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.timholtz.com

    creating something hand-made shares a special piece of your personality.  media team mou saha shows step by step a wonderful tutorial combining the simplest supplies to make something meaningful.  the use of various distress elements to create colorful layers and textures reminds us the versatility of what these products can be used for.  follow along Continue Reading

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    summer adventure journal…

    Summer Adventure Journal by Paula Cheney | www.timholtz.com

    when it comes to classic composition, vintage finishes, and clever details, creative coordinator paula cheney always inspires me.  as a designer, one of the most rewarding things is seeing your designs brought to life in imaginative ways and paula does this time and time again.  today’s tutorial showcases the customization of the idea-ology worn covers Continue Reading

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    autumn wreath…

    with autumn just around the corner, media team richele christensen shares a great way to use your papercraft tools for a home decor project.  by combining the new layered leaf die from sizzix and the timeless earthly palette of distress she created realistic textured leaves from paper.  simple add them to a twig wreath intertwined Continue Reading