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 projects inspired by his August tag.
Butterfly Birthday Card by Patti Behan
The background technique in this month’s tag was very shabby chic to me, and it inspired me to make this pretty feminine birthday card.
Ranger Surfaces: Mixed Media Paper
Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads: Black Soot, Shaded Lilac, Shabby Shutters, Broken Chine
Tim Holtz Distress Markers: Shaded Lilac, Shabby Shutters.
Tim Holtz Adirondack Alcohol Ink: Eggplant
Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool and Foam
Ranger Multi-Medium: Matte
Dina Wakley Media Gesso: White
Ranger Adhesive Strips
Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
Tim Holtz idea-ology: Crinkle Ribbon , Jute String, Gem Clips, Lost and Found Paper Stash
Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous: Watercolor Stamp Set
Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix: Vagabond Machine; Magnetic Platform; Precision Base Plate;
Audrey Pettit is this week’s guest artist and we just love what she has to share! Everyone has gone crazy for the fun and quirky Bird Crazy stamps from Tim Holtz. Audrey combined the stamps and matching dies to create a fun and unique back to school pencil pack.
Happy Monday Ranger Friends! We are starting the week with a fabulous mixed media card by guest artist Jenn Shurkus! Jenn shares step-by-step how she created this mixed media card that is full of texture and dimension. It captures the feeling of summer by the sea perfectly!
Tammy Tutterow is our guest artist today with a tutorial featuring our Transparent Matte Texture Paste. Tammy shares how to use the paste to create a resist on fabric. Combined with Distress Spray Stains the finished project has a layered Batik look that is so easy to create!
Ranger Signature Artist Dina Wakley joins us today with a video introduction to her new Dina Wakley Media Paint Combs. Dina shares how she uses the combs to apply and add texture and design to different mediums and paints using the Texture Combs. You won’t want to miss the fun ideas she shares!
Ranger Signature Artist Dina Wakley joins us today with a video introduction to her new Dina Wakley Media Clear Gesso. Dina shares tips and techniques for using the new medium and explains why you need it in your creative toolbox!
Awaken your imagination with the latest addition to the Tim Holtz® Distress line, Ground Espresso– a rich roasted brown, reminiscent of your favorite cup of joe will have you craving more!
This iconic color of the Distress line makes a bold appearance in the color palette with it’s robust dark tones. The perfect compliment for all your Distress techniques, Ground Espresso will inspire your inner barista and have your next craft project brewing with creativity.
Happy Monday Ranger friends! Today we have a fun tutorial to share with you from guest Artist Anna-Karin Evaldsson. Anna-Karin shares how she created a resist on her tag background using Distress Micro Glaze.