Adventure Collage by Aida Haron

December 28th, 2015

Adventure Collage by Aida Haron

Our Guest Designer Aida Haron shares with us this beautiful pastel collage canvas tutorial!

Find Aida’s tutorial in our Projects Library: Adventure Collage by Aida Haron

Inspired by Tim | December

December 23rd, 2015

Each month members of our team at Ranger HQ sneak in a bit of creative time to create projects inspired by Tim Holtz’s monthly tag.  This month members of the team created lovely holiday projects inspired by his December tag.


 

Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Mini Canvases by Kathy Paglia

I was inspired by Tim’s use of spray stains and stencils.

  • Distress Ink – Bundled Sage, Mowed Lawn, Barn Door
  • Distress Spray Stain – Mowed Lawn, Shabby Shutters, Bundled Sage, Festive Berries
  • Texture Paste
  • Bridal Tinsel Embossing Powder
  • Matte Medium
  • Perfect Pearl Mists – Forever Red
  • Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Adhesive Foam Tape – Black
  • Adhesive Strips
  • Manilla Cardstock
  • Ink Blending Tool and Foams
  • Mister
  • Collage Glue Stick
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Burlap Panels
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Grungeboard
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous – CMS117, Seasonal Silhouettes

 

Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Burlap Christmas Ornament by Terry Horvath

I was inspired by the holiday season.

  • #8 Manila tag, Kraft
  • Distress Ink: Ground Espresso, Walnut Stain
  • Distress Spray Stain Fired Brick
  • Distress Paint Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink Mushroom
  • Distress Splatter Brush
  • Non-stick Craft Sheet
  • Glossy Accents
  • Ink Blending Tool
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Burlap Panels
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Embellishments: jingle brads, chitchat stickers/occasions, mirrored stars
  • Tim Holtz® Sizzix Punches: Pine, Laurel
  • Tim Holtz® Sizzix Die: Decorative Strip Bow Tied
  • Tim Holtz® Layering Stencil – THS032
  • Tim Holtz® Sanding Grip
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Tiny attacher
  • Tim Holtz® Tonic Scissors
  • Tim Holtz® Sizzix Vagabond
  • Misc. Hot Glue, pencil, sewing machine, power punch, paper towels

 

Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Christmas Gift Bag by Teresa Natividad

I like recycling materials and needed a gift bag, so I made my own.

  • Distress Markers: Candied Apple, Ground Espresso, Lucky Clover, Shabby Shutters, Forest Moss, Tea Dye, Vintage Photo
  • Texture Paste in Opaque Matte
  • Tim Holtz® Ideaology Textured Surfaces (burlap)
  • Tim Holtz® Layering Stencil, Festive
  • Tim Holtz® Ideaology Chitchat Stickers, Seasonal
  • Tim Holtz® Ideaology Paper String, Solids
  • Recycled shopping bag

 

Christmas Ornament Inspiration Series Finale – Stickles!

December 23rd, 2015

Since it’s a shortened week here at Ranger Headquarters I decided to feature this morning our final set of ornaments in our Christmas Ornament Inspiration Series! For the finale, we all used a holiday favorite, STICKLES! We hope that you all have enjoyed our creations and look forward to doing this again next year!


Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com

 

Glitter Snowflake Ornament by Alain Avrillon

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Glitter Candy Cane Ornament by Diane Spiak

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Glitter Christmas Lights Ornament by Laura Lindson

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Visions of Sugarplums Ornament by Kelly Kronowski

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Glitter Swirls Ornament by Kathy Paglia

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Glitter Polka Dots Ornament by Ellen McVetty

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Merry Christmas Ornament by Debbie Tlach

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Christmas Tree by Phil Quagliariello

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Glitter Swirls & Linear Design Ornaments by Teresa Natividad

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Peppermint Tin Ornament by Terry Horvath

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


 

Our tree is complete!

Christmas Ornaments Stickles | www.rangerink.com


Christmas Ornament Inspiration Series: Week 5 – Ranger Brand

December 21st, 2015

Wow, it’s already Christmas Week! We cannot believe how quickly December has flown by. We’re coming to the end of our Christmas Ornament Inspiration Series and our 2nd to last post is dedicated to all Ranger brand products.

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com


 

Joy Ornament by Debbie Tlach

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Debbie’s ornament features Ranger Paint Dabbers & Liquid Pearls.


 

Christmas Tree Ornament by Ellen McVetty

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Ellen’s ornament features Ranger Paint Dabbers & Liquid Pearls.


 

Winter Wonderland House Ornament by Kathy Paglia

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Kathy’s ornament features Ranger Paint Dabbers, Liquid Pearls, Texture Paste & Stickles.


 

Peace Ornament by Laura Lindson

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Laura’s ornament features Ranger Paint Dabbers & Liquid Pearls.


 

Festive Red Ornament by Phil Quagliariello

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Phil’s ornament features Ranger Shiny Foils, Multi Medium Gloss, & Stickles.


 

Ornament by Teresa Natividad

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Teresa’s ornament features Ranger Paint Dabbers & Embossing Powders.


 

Vibrant Colors House Ornament by Terry Horvath

Christmas Ornaments Ranger | www.rangerink.com
Terry’s ornament features Ranger Paint Dabbers, Stickles, & Texture Paste.


Reverse Butterfly Canvas by Tracy Scott

December 21st, 2015

Reverse Butterfly Canvas by Tracy Scott | www.rangerink.com

Our Guest Designer Tracy Scott shares with us this vibrant and fun Reverse Butterfly Canvas tutorial!

Find Tracy’s tutorial in our Projects Library: Reverse Butterfly Canvas by Tracy Scott

Holiday Gift Box by Wendy Vecchi

December 16th, 2015

Holiday Gift Box By Wendy Vecchi | www.rangerink.com

Our Signature Designer Wendy Vecchi shares with us this lovely gift box tutorial right in time for the holidays!

Find Wendy’s tutorial in our Projects Library: Holiday Gift Box By Wendy Vecchi

Christmas Ornament Inspiration Series: Week 4 – Tim Holtz® Alcohol Inks

December 14th, 2015

Christmas is right around the corner and it’s time for another week in our Christmas Ornament Inspiration Series! This past week we all used Tim Holtz® Alcohol Inks to inspire and create our ornaments. We hope you enjoy all of the festive creations from our team!

Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com


 

Bird House Ornament by Terry Horvath

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Terry’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on foil.


 

Angel Tree Topper by Teresa Natividad

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Teresa’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on plastic packaging and metallic mixatives on glass.


 

Joy Ornament by Phil Quagliariello

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Phil’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on glass applied with the Alcohol Ink Blending tool.


 

Sunset Ornament by Laura Lindson

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Laura’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on glass applied with the Alcohol Ink Blending tool.


 

Star Ornament by Kathy Paglia

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Kathy’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on foil applied with the Alcohol Ink Blending tool.


 

Red & White Festive Ornament by Ellen McVetty

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Ellen’s ornament features Alcohol Inks filled inside the glass ornament.


 

Peace Ornament by Diane Spiak

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Diane’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on glass applied with the Alcohol Ink Blending tool.


 

Starry Night Ornament by Debbie Tlach

Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com
Christmas Ornaments Alcohol Inks | www.rangerink.com
Debbie’s ornament features Alcohol Inks on the outside and inside of the glass ornament.

 
Our tree in the Art Department is really coming together!
Christmas Ornaments Dylusions | www.rangerink.com

Frozen Deer Canvas by Anna-Karin Evaldsson

December 14th, 2015

Frozen Deer Canvas by Anna-Karin Evaldsson | www.rangerink.com

Our Guest Designer Anna-Karin Evaldsson shares with us a tutorial on making this Frozen Deer Canvas!

Find Anna-Karin’s tutorial in our Projects Library: Frozen Deer Canvas by Anna-Karin Evaldsson

Coloring Holiday Birds with Dina Wakley

December 9th, 2015

Our very own Signature Designer Dina Wakley shares with us her watercolor technique using her acrylic paints to color her holiday birdies!

5 Holiday Gift Tags in 5 Easy Steps!

December 8th, 2015

Hi Everyone! Patti Behan here. Below is a simple technique for making a bunch of gift tags in a pinch. If you have more time you can jazz them up a bit more by coloring the edge of the tag with Distress Metallic Paint or spritzing with Distress Metallic Spray Stains or any of your favorite Ranger Products. Happy Holiday Tag Making!