An Interview with Dyan Reaveley

November 26th, 2014

Ranger Signature Artist Dyan Reaveley recently visited Runaway Art in Salem, Oregon.  Between workshops she was interviewed by Downtown Salem.  We thought you would enjoy watching Dyan’s interview and learning more about her start in art journaling.

Peace Art Tag by Ronda Palazzari

November 24th, 2014

Peace Art Tag by Ronda Palazzari | www.rangerink.com

We are so excited to share a tutorial with you today from the very talented and colorful Ronda Palazzari.  Ronda is a mixed media artist with a very free and colorful style.  She is a master at techniques using products to create texture and dimension!

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Shimmery Holiday Card featuring Alcohol Inks

November 21st, 2014

Alcohol Ink Shimmery Holiday Card by Tammy Tutterow | www.rangerink.com

We have been sharing with you recently some ideas for using Ranger Tim Holtz Adirondack Alcohol Inks.  Today we want to share a simple idea for creating amazing die cut embellishments for your papercrafting projects. Continue reading

Thankful Hanging by Audrey Pettit

November 17th, 2014

Thankful Hanging by Audrey Pettit | www.rangerink.com

Today we welcome guest designer Audrey Pettit.  Audrey is sharing a clever and oh so pretty fall decor piece that is sure to add a warm touch to your fall home decor!

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Alcohol Ink + Canned Air Effects

November 14th, 2014

Alcohol Ink Shrink Plastic Snowflakes by Tammy Tutterow | www.rangerink.com

This month I have been sharing with you some of the incredible things you can do with Alcohol Inks.  Today I want to share a fun technique that uses the power of canned air to create some unique ink patterns. Continue reading

Congratulations to…

November 13th, 2014

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Congratulations to the following blog readers, they have each won a prize pack from Ranger HQ!  We loved all of your comments and lists of favorite Distress Spray Stain colors on our announcement of the 24 new colors!  Like many of you, we can’t limit our favorites to just one either! Continue reading

The Importance of Repetition in Your Artwork by Dina Wakley

November 12th, 2014

The Importance of Repetition by Dina Wakley | www.rangerink.com

I have an idea for you try in your work, whether you do cards, tags, journal pages, scrapbook pages, or other mixed-media pieces. The idea is repetition. The idea is to select an image or motif, and then repeat it in several areas of your piece. When you repeat an image, you add visual intensity and interest to your piece. Plus you don’t have to reinvent the wheel and dig for the perfect image.  Continue reading

Mini Holiday Notebook by Yvonne Blair

November 10th, 2014

Mini Gift Jouranl by Yvonne Blair | www.rangerink.com

With the holidays quickly approaching, you may find yourself in need of quick gift ideas.  This fun and simple mini journal is both quick and inexpensive to create.  Make several at one time and you will have a perfect gift on hand ready to go! Continue reading

24 New Distress Spray Stains

November 7th, 2014

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We couldn’t be more excited!  Today we pleased to announce 24 more colors in our Distress Spray Stain line!  These additional 24 colors complete the Distress Stain palette in the new spray format.  Fans of Distress Spray Stains now have 52 different colors available for misting and spraying!

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Holiday Ornament with Wendy Vecchi

November 5th, 2014

Holiday Ornament by Wendy Vecchi | www.rangerink.com

Join Ranger Ink Signature Designer Wendy Vecchi as she shares how to create this fun and colorful wooden holiday ornament using Ranger Archival and Distress products.  This ornament can also be used as a gift tag, a gift for a hostess or teacher, or as a place setting decoration for holiday dinners. Continue reading