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Inspired by Tim | December

December 28th, 2016

Insipred by Tim | December

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 December Tag.


Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Christmas Tag By Kathy Paglia

My inspiration this month came from the nostalgic packaging on the paper stash.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain – Mowed Lawn, Bundled Sage
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Bundled Sage
  • Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Cardstock
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  • Stickles Glitter Glue – Christmas Red
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Surfaces – #8 Manila Tag
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips 
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz Tonic Kush Grip Snips
  • Tim Hotlz Idea-ology – Salvage Stickers, Paper Stash – Yuletide, Jute String – Christmas, Jingle Brad, Adornments –  Pinecones, Adornments – Wreaths, Woodlands tree, Word Bands – Christmas, Fragments, Typed Token – Christmas
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous –Layering Stencil – Hearts

Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Merry and Bright Frame By Terry Horvath

I was inspired by this technique to make a keepsake for my mom.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Walnut Stain
  • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain – Fired Brick
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint – Picket Fence
  • Ranger Shiny Foil Sheets -Vintage Gold
  • Ranger Mini Collage Glue Stick
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool with Foam
  • Ranger Multi Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink –  Mushroom
  • Ranger Heat it Craft Tool
  • Tim Holtz by Core’dinations – Kraft Core/Asst. Green
  • Tim Holtz Idea-ology – Paper Stash/Tidings, Wishbone, Framed Panel, Typed Tokens/Christmas,  Adornments/Arrows/Wreaths/Snowflakes, Jingle Brads, Jute String, Mirrored Star, Vial Label, Remnant Rubs, Letterpress – Holidays
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous – Stamp:  CMS227 – Life Quotes; Stencil: layering stencil/dots
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios – Craft Pick, Sanding Grip, Mini Snips
  • Tim Holtz Distress Splatter Brush
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix: Holiday Words Script/vagabond, punches/pine/juniper/holly/laurel
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Chipboard

Inspired by Tim | December | www.rangerink.com

Christmas 2016 Tag By Phil Quagliariello

I was inspired by Christmas!

  • Ranger Surfaces – #8 Manila Tag, Adhesive Foil Sheet
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink- Peacock Feathers, Mowed Lawn, Fired Brick, Mustard Seed
  • Tim Holtz Distress Embossing Ink
  • Ranger Embossing Powder- Yellow, Red, Bridal Tinsel, Enchanted Gold, Turquoise
  • Ranger Liquid Pearls- Lime
  • Ranger – Enamel Accents- Blue Ribbon, Classic Cherry, Electric Lime, Glacier White, Grape Soda, Lemon Twist
  • Ranger Multi Medium – Matte
  • Tim Holtz by Core’dinations – Kraft Core Nostalgic
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix Thinlits: Celebrate, Friends, Merry & Bright, SAL660980
  • Tim Holtz Idea-ology Trimmings – Tinsel Twine
  • Ranger Small Brayer
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios -Craft Tool Pick and Knife

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Inspired by Tim | November

November 30th, 2016

Inspired by Tim | Novmber | www.rangerink.com

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 November Tag.


Inspired by Tim | Novmber | www.rangerink.com

Grateful Tag by Kathy Paglia

My inspiration this month came from my family coming home for Thanksgiving.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Stain – Carved Pumpkin, Candied Apple, Fired Brick, Spiced Marmalade, Mustard Seed
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint – Aged Mahogany, Candied Apple, Mustard Seed, Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Aged Mahogany, Ground Espresso
  • Tim Holtz Distress Markers – Ground Espresso, Frayed Burlap, Gathered Twigs
  • Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Cardstock
  • Dina Wakley Media Mica Spray – Ruby
  • Stickles – Cranberry, Christmas Red, Rose Gold, Yellow, Orange Slice
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger #8 Manila Tag 
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios Kushgrip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix –  Bigz Die – Branch Tree
  • Tim Holtz idea-logy – Chit Chat Stickers and Big Chit Chat Stickers
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous – Mixed Media Stamp Set

Inspired by Tim | Novmber | www.rangerink.com

Thankful 2016 by Phil Quagliariello

I made this tag because I am thankful for my blessings.

  • Ranger Surfaces – #10 Manila Tag, Watercolor Card Stock, Sticky-Back Canvas
  • Wendy Vecchi Designer Series Archival Ink – Dandelion
  • Tim Holtz Distress Stains- Candied Apple, Carved Pumpkin, Mustard Seed, Picket Fence, Ripe Persimmon, Salty Ocean
  • Tim Holtz Distress Markers – Barn Door, Candied Apple, Carved Pumpkin, Black Soot, Brushed Corduroy, Crushed Olive, Forest Moss, Ground Espresso, Mustard Seed, Peeled Paint, Scattered Straw
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink- Black Soot, Old Paper, Vintage Photo
  • Dylusions Paint Pen – White
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Ranger Heat it Craft Tool
  • Ranger Mister Bottle
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous Thankful Silhouettes (CMS116)
  • Tim Holtz idea-ology- Paperie: Remnant Rubs (Life Quotes, Elements 2, Special Delivery, Words, Botanical, Numbers; Findings: Muse Tokens; Remnant Rub Tool
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios-Paper Distresser, Kushgrip Snips, Retractable Craft Knife/Craft Pick

Inspired by Tim | Novmber | www.rangerink.com

Travel by Jaime Glavasich

My inspiration for this tag was traveling to see family for Thanksgiving.

  • Ranger Surfaces – #8 Kraft Tag
  • Archival Ink – Jet Black
  • Ranger Embossing Powder – Brick
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink – Meadow, Butterscotch, Poppyfield
  • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain – Bundled Sage, Festive Berries, Carved Pumpkin, Squeezed Lemonade
  • Tim Holtz Distress Collage Medium
  • Dina Wakley Media Cling Mount Stamps – Scribbly Birds

Inspired by Tim | October

October 28th, 2016

Inspired by Tim | October | www.rangerink.com

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 October Tag.


Inspired by Tim | October | www.rangerink.com

Age Is Just A Number by Teresa Natividad

I was reading a magazine and saw some typography I liked.  I cut out some words that struck a chord with me and I wanted to use them in a layout. 

  • Dina Wakley Media Board: 9×12
  • Dina Wakley Media Paint: Night
  • Perfect Pearls Brush
  • Dylusions Stencil: Stars, Large
  • Mica Sprays: Wendy Vecchi (Buttercup, Pearl)
  • Ranger Specialty Stamping Paper
  • Dylusions Cling Mount Stamp Set: The Right Words
  • Archival Ink: Jet Black
  • Ranger Multi Medium: Matte
  • Ranger Enamel Accents: White, Black
  • Tim Holtz Idea-ology: Baroque Frames; Paper Stash – Lost and Found

Inspired by Tim | October | www.rangerink.com

Haunted Halloween Tag by Diane Spiak

I made this tag because I love Halloween Decorating.  It reminds me of my childhood.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Collage Medium: Crazing, Matte
  • Tim Holtz Distress Crayons: Black Soot
  • Tim Holtz Distress Marker: Black Soot
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint: Picket Fence, Black Soot, Tarnished Brass
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix Dies: Rickety House, Ghosts, Handwritten Halloween
  • Ranger Metal Foil Tape Sheets

Inspired by Tim | October | www.rangerink.com

Lookout for Wonder by Phil Quagliariello

Creation at the change of the season.

  • Ranger Surfaces: #8 Kraft Tag
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad: Bundled Sage
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink: Pitch Black, Red Pepper, Copper Metallic Mixative, Sunshine Yellow, Amethyst
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint:  Picket Fence
  • Distress Crayons: Mustard Seed, Seedless Preserves
  • Tim Holtz Distress Collage Medium, Crazing
  • Ranger Multi Medium: Matte
  • Ranger Wonder Tape
  • Ranger Adhesive Foam
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Tim Holtz Distress Collage Brush
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Heat Tool
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix Die- Layered Bee; Embossing Folder-Bee
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  • Tim Holtz idea-ology: Frosted Sheet; Ephemera- Expedition; Sayings Word Band; Jute String
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios:  Retractable Craft Knife, Craft Pick, Kushgrip Snips
  • Craft Wire (shaped into a spring to allow movement of the bee)
  • Pliers
  • Floral Rose
  • Ribbon

Inspired by Tim | October | www.rangerink.com

Autumn Banner by Kathy Paglia

My inspiration this month came from the falling leaves.

  • Ranger Archival Ink: Coffee
  • Tim Holtz Distress Stain: Cracked Pistachio, Broken China & Salty Ocean
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint: Spiced Marmalade, Fired Brick, Carved Pumpkin
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink: Aged Mahogany, Ripe Persimmon, Vintage Photo, Barn Door, Fired Brick, Fossilized Amber, Carved Pumpkin, Old Paper, Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed, Peeled Paint, Walnut Stain, Ground Espresso
  • Dylusions Paint: Black Marble
  • Tim Holtz Distress Glitter: Vintage Photo
  • Ranger Multi-Medium: Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Mixed Media Cardstock
  • Ranger Collage Glue Stick
  • Ranger Shiny Foil Transfer Sheets – Vintage and Brights
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios Kushgrip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix – Autumn Gatherings Strip Die, Bigz Die – Branch Tree
  • Idea-ology – Grunge Letters

Inspired by Tim | September

September 28th, 2016

Inspired by Tim | September | www.rangerink.com

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 September tag.


Inspired by Tim | September | www.rangerink.com

September Mantra Tag by Kathy Paglia

My inspiration this month came from the changing landscape of my family life. 

  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink – Limeade, Turquoise & Mermaid
  • Ranger Archival Ink – Shadow Grey
  • Tim Holtz Distress Stain – Cracked Pistachio, Broken China & Salty Ocean
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint – Twisted Citron, Mermaid Lagoon, Salty Ocean & Brushed Pewter
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Salty Ocean
  • Dylusions Paint – Black Marble
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Yupo – White
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Surfaces – #8 Manila Tag
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Applicator Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios Kush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix – Ribbon Flag Strip Die
  • Tim Holtz Idea-ology – Crinkle Ribbon, Tissue Tape – Symphony, Paper
  • String, Small Talk Word Stickers, Mirrored Stars & Game Spinners
  • Tim Holtz by  Stampers Anonymous Cling Stamps – CMS082 – Love Struck, CMS106 – Papillon

Inspired by Tim | September | www.rangerink.com

Discoveries Tag by Phil Quagliariello

My inspiration was curiosity.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint- Tarnished Brass, Mermaid Lagoon, Fossilized Amber, Fired Brick, Twisted Citron
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink- Old Paper, Vintage Photo
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink- Sunshine Yellow, Poppyfield, Meadow
  • Tim Holtz Distress Mixed Media Archival Ink Palette – Vintage Photo, Black Soot
  • Vintaj Patina – Victorian Gold
  • Tim Holtz by Stamper’s Anonymous Stamps – Side Show CMS263
  • Ranger Surfaces- #8 Manila Tag
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Yupo Paper – White
  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Applicator & Felt
  • Ranger Heat – It Craft Tool
  • Ranger Mini Blending Tool & Foam
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios Craft Pick, Craft Knife, Kush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Ideaology – Remnant Rubs-Botanical; Word Bands-Discoveries; Oval Charm, Trimmings: Paper String, Ribbon

Inspired by Tim | September | www.rangerink.com

Rusted Candle Holder by Teresa Natividad

I wanted to create a different aged metal effect other than patina. I grabbed mostly warm colors to create a rusted metal look.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Sprayer
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paints: Aged Mahogany, Rusty Hinge, Wild Honey, Walnut Stain, Ripe Persimmon, Antiqued Bronze, Brushed Pewter
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz Distress Grit Paste
  • Ranger Palette Knife

Inspired by Tim | September | www.rangerink.com

Halloween Luminary by Terry Horvath

I was inspired to make this because of the Halloween season.

  • Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink – Mushroom, Pitch Black
  • Tim Holtz Ink Applicator and Felts
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Yupo Translucent Paper
  • Ranger Multi-Medium
  • Idea-ology: Industrious Stickers, Boneyard, Typed Token-Halloween, Jute String

Inspired by Tim | August

August 29th, 2016

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.


Inspired by Tim | August | www.rangerink.com

Back to School Bookmark by Kathy Paglia

My inspiration was my daughter leaving for college. I want her to have a bookmark that reminds her she can do anything she puts her mind to.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Cracked Pistachio, Ground Espresso
  • Tim Holtz Distress Stain – Cracked Pistachio, Peacock Feathers, Abandoned Coral, Fossilized Amber
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint – Abandoned Coral
  • Dina Wakley Media Paint – Magenta
  • Dina Wakley Media Gesso-White
  • Dylusions Mica Spray – Vibrant Turquoise
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Enamel Accents – Black Tie
  • Ranger Surfaces – #8 Manila Tag
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Ranger Small Brayer
  • Ranger Mister Bottle
  • Tonic Kush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix – Lattice Die
  • Tim Holtz Idealogy – Loop Pins, Muse Tokens, Crinkle Ribbon, Found Relatives, Remnant Rugs – Gothic, Chit Chat Stickers & Grunge Board

Inspired by Tim | August | www.rangerink.com

Choose Joy Card by Teresa Natividad

I wanted to create a card with a grey, almost rainy, background to show off the color of an almost cloudless sky in my photograph.

  • Ranger Surfaces – Manila Cardstock
  • Tim Holtz Distress Stain – Hickory Smoke
  • Ranger Brayer – Medium
  • Tim Holtz Distress Pad – Hickory Smoke
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool with Foam
  • Tim Holtz Distress Sprayer
  • Tim Holtz Alterations Frameworks Die – Trellis
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Dina Wakley Media Fine Tip Applicator for 2oz bottle
  • Ranger Watercolor Cardstock
  • Dina Wakley Media Stencil – You Can
  • Fude Ball Pen – Black
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips

Inspired by Tim | August | www.rangerink.com

Make Magic Tag by Debbie Tlach

My inspiration was using inked paper to dye cut with and the magic that results from the fusion of kindness and love.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Stain – Cracked Pistachio, Gathered Twigs
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Walnut Stain
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix – Lattice, Branch Tree Tattered Florals
  • Ranger Surfaces – # 10 Kraft, #10 Manila
  • Ranger Wonder Tape – 1/2 inch

Inspired by Tim | July

July 29th, 2016

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 July tag.


Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com

Liberty Tag by Phil Quagliariello

My inspiration was Independence Day.

  • Ranger Surfaces 10# Manila Tag
  • Tim Holtz Distress® Watercolor Cardstock
  • Tim Holtz Distress® Markers- Mustard Seed, Black Soot, Tattered Road, Barn Door, Faded Jeans
  • Tim Holtz Distress® Ink Pads- Candied Apple, Wilted Violet, Scattered Straw, Spun Sugar, Worn Lipstick, Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz Distress® Paint- Picket Fence, Blueprint Sketch, Dried Marigold, Pumice Stone, Mustard Seed
  • Tim Holtz Distress® Micro Glaze
  • Ranger Glue N’ Seal
  • Ranger Wonder Tape
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool and Blending Foams
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Heat-It Craft Tool
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous Stamps: CMS122, Americana Silhouettes
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix – Vagabond Machine; Thinlits: Adventure Words; Handwritten Words
  • Tim Holtz® by Tonic Studios-Kushgrip Snips
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology-Mirrored Stars

Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com

Happy Summer Card by Kathy Paglia

My inspiration was summer here at the Jersey Shore.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Salty Ocean
  • Tim Holtz Distress Markers – Picked Raspberry, Twisted Citron, Squeezed Lemonade, Tumbled Glass, Abandoned Coral, Cracked Pistachio, Worn Lipstick, Salty Ocean, Faded Jeans
  • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain – Squeezed Lemonade
  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint – Picked Raspberry, Twisted Citron, Wilted Violet, Abandoned Coral
  • Dina Wakley Media Paint – Magenta
  • Dina Wakley Media Mica Spray – Lapis
  • Wendy Vecchi Mica Spray – Sunflower Sparkle
  • Tim Holtz Distress Marker Spritzer
  • Tim Holtz Waterbrush – Detailer
  • Tim Holtz Distress Micro Glaze
  • Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Cardstock
  • Ranger Emboss-It Ink Pad
  • Ranger Embossing Powder – Black
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips
  • Stickles Glitter Glue – Turquoise
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios Kushgrip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix – Thinlit Dies: Tropical, Alpha Numeric and Vacation Words
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous Stamp Set – Mariner Blue Print, CMS234

Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com

Mosaic Birthday Card by Patti Behan

When I first made the watercolor background for this card I didn’t really like how it came out, so I cut it into squares and made a mosaic design with it.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads-Broken China, Abandoned Coral
  • Ranger Archival Ink Pad-Jet Black
  • Tim Holtz Distress Markers-Abandoned Coral, Pine Needles, Wild Honey, Broken China, Mermaid Lagoon, Spiced Marmalade
  • Tim Holtz Distress Microglaze
  • Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Cardstock
  • White, Pink and Coral Cardstock
  • Tim Holtz by Stamper’s Anonymous Stamp Set-Mini Bouquet
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix Dies-Thinlits: Celebration Words-Block

Inspired by Tim | July | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | June

June 29th, 2016

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 June tag.


Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com

Summer Postcard By Kathy Paglia

My inspiration was the coming of summer.

  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink – Vintage Photo, Ground Espresso, Mermaid Lagoon, Cracked Pistachio, Abandoned Coral, Fossilized Amber, Picked Raspberry
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Mica Spray – Antiqued Bronze
  • Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink – Sunset Orange, Raspberry
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips
  • Ranger Adhesive Foam Tape – Black
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foams
  • Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink Applicator Tool and Felts
  • Tim Holtz® by Tonic Studios Cush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holt®z Alterations by Sizzix – Bigz Die – Sand and Sea
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous Stencils – Stripes
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology – Big Chit Chat Stickers, Cork

Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com

Forever Plaid Tag by Teresa Natividad

When I hear “plaid”, it reminds me of one of my favorite musicals.

  • Ranger Surfaces Manila #5 tag, Manila cardstock
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paint: Aged Mahogany
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink: Black Soot, Picket Fence
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool
  • Ranger Collage Glue Stick
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Layering Stencil: Stripes
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix Thinlits Die Sets: Friendship Words: Script, Alphanumeric 1″ Tall
  • Tim Holtz® by Tonic Studios Kushgrip Snips
  • Other: Brown Ribbon

Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com

Believe Tag by Phil Quagliarello

My Inspiration: I was curious about combining the 2 techniques.

  • Ranger Surfaces – #8 Manila Tag
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Inks-Squeezed Lemonade, Black Soot, Spiced Marmalade
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paint-Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Collage Medium-Vintage/Matte
  • Ranger Glue n’ Seal
  • Ranger Heat it Craft Tool
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool with Foam
  • Tim Holtz® by Stamper’s Anonymous Stamp CMS125
  • Tim Holtz® by Tonic Studios Cush Grip Snips, Paper Distresser
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix Vagabond Machine, SAL660982- Handwritten Believe
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Trimmings, Naturals; Substrate Sheets/White, Textile Surfaces/Denim, Tissue Wrap/Plain
  • Heart Charm

Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com

Dad Birthday Card by Patti Behan

My inspiration was my Dad’s upcoming Birthday.

  • Ranger Kraft Cardstock
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink Pad: Pine Needles, Walnut Stain
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Sprayer
  • Ranger Multi Medium-Matte
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool and Foam
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous: Stripes Layering Stencils
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix: Vagabond Machine; Bigz: Tarnished Trophies; Thinlits: Labels, Celebration Words: Script & Block
  • Core’dinations: Tim Holtz® Kraft Core Nostalgic Collection, Kraft Core Metallic Collection

Inspired by Tim | June | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | May

May 27th, 2016

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 May tag.


Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com

Grow Where You Are Planted By Kelly Kronowski

This project was inspired by gardening with my daughter.

  • Dina Wakley Media Board
  • Dina Wakley Media Paint – Blushing, Turquoise, Lemon
  • Dina Wakley Media White Gesso
  • Ranger Palette Knife
  • Ranger Texture Paste – Opaque Matte
  • Dina Wakley Mixed Media Palette – Night
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink – Abandoned Coral, Cracked Pistachio, Squeezed Lemon
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Marker – Abandoned Coral, Cracked Pistachio, Lucky Clover, Mustard Seed, Scattered Straw, Antique Linen, Spun Sugar, Dried Marigold
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Sprayer
  • Wendy Vecchi Mica Spray – Pearl
  • Ranger Collage Glue Stick
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology Tissue Tape
  • Tim Holtz® Stampers Anonymous- Flower Garden
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool

Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com

Lovely Woman Tag by Patti Behan

When I saw this month’s technique, I was inspired to use this beautiful woman stamp as my background image and make a pretty tag.

  • Ranger Surfaces #8 Kraft Tag
  • Ranger Archival Ink – Jet Black
  • Ranger Texture Paste – Opaque Matte
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Re-inker – Peeled Paint
  • Ranger Multi-Medium
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Markers – Mermaid Lagoon, Worn Lipstick
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink Pads – Vintage Photo, Worn Lipstick
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Mica Spray – Tarnished Brass
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous Stamp Sets-Lady Rose, Classics #5
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous – Flourish Layering Stencil
  • Tim Holtz® idea-ology-Tissue tape, Dapper Fasteners, Thrift Shop Ephemera Pack, Shield Charms
  • Core’dinations Cardstock-Mauve, Burgundy, Teal
  • Ribbon

Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com

Lucky Page by Kathy Paglia

My inspiration was the found relative card that I used.

  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paint – Salty Ocean
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink – Salty Ocean, Lucky Clover, Vintage Photo
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Spray Stains – Mermaid Lagoon, Peacock Feathers, Blueprint Sketch, Wilted Violet
  • Tim Holtz® Distress MicroGlaze
  • Dylusions Mica Spray – Bubblegum Pink
  • Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink – Purple Twilight
  • Ranger Multi-Medium – Matte
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips
  • Ranger Adhesive Foam Tape – Black
  • Ranger Texture Paste – Opaque Matte
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foams
  • Dylusions Creative Journal – Large
  • Tim Holtz® by Tonic Studios Cush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix – Bigz Die – Heartfelt
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous Layering Stencils – Hearts and Bubbles
  • Tim Holtz® by Stampers Anonymous Stamps – Artful Artifacts, Vintage Things Blueprints
  • Tim Holtz® Idea-ology –Big Chit Chat Stickers, Found Relatives, Remnant Rubs – Numbers and Elements, Ephemera Pack – Thrift Shop and Tissue Tape – Symphony; Surfaces – Mirrored Sheets, Burlap and Cork

Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com

Hello 16 by Teresa Horvath

This was a Mother’s Day gift for my mom since it is her favorite picture.

  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink – Wilted Violet, Vintage Photo, Broken China
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Stains – Dusty Concord, Ground Espresso
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Spray Stains – Picket Fence, Weathered Wood, Tarnished Brass, Brushed Pewter, Broken China
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paint – Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink – Mushroom
  • Ranger Texture Paste – Opaque Matte
  • Ranger Craft Scraper
  • Ranger Non Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool
  • Ranger Artist Brushes
  • Ranger Heat Tool

Inspired by Tim | May | www.rangerink.com

Inspired by Tim | April

April 28th, 2016

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 April tag. All of our team member were inspired by the change in season and embracing Spring!


Inspired by Tim | April | www.rangerink.com

Monogram Wreath By Diane Spiak

  • Dina Wakley Media Gesso-White
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paper Mosaic Kit
  • Thin Wood letter “S”
  • Burlap Roll
  • Ranger Collage Glue Stick
  • Wire wreath frame
  • Pattern Cardstock
  • Hair spray to stop the wreath from fraying

Inspired by Tim | April | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | April | www.rangerink.com

Little House Canvas by Kathy Paglia

  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paint – Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Ink – Cracked Pistachio, Salty Ocean, Mermaid Lagoon
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paper Mosaic Kit
  • Tim Holtz® Distress MicroGlaze
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Adhesive Foam Tape – Black
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foams
  • Tim Holtz® by Tonic Studios- Kush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix – Bigz Die – Heartfelt
  • Tim Holtz® by Stamper’s Anonymous Stamps – Love Struck (CMS082)
  • Tim Holtz® idea-ology – Paper String, Jump Rings, Mini Pins, Big Chit Chat Stickers, Label Letters and Tissue Tape – Symphony

Inspired by Tim | April | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | April | www.rangerink.com

Wonderful Life Card by Patti Behan

  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paper Mosaic Kit
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Paint-Antique Linen
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Watercolor Cardstock
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Stain-Weathered Wood
  • Tim Holtz® Distress Reinker-Pumice Stone
  • Ranger Adhesive Strips
  • Tim Holtz® Core’dinations –Kraft-Core Classic Collection
  • Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix-Bigz Watering Can; Sizzlits Spring Greenery, Tattered Flower Garland
  • Tim Holtz® idea-ology-Botanical Remnant Rubs, Hex Fasteners, Mini Fasteners

Inspired by Tim | April | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | March

March 31st, 2016

Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com
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 March tag.


Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com

Spring Banner By Kathy Paglia

My inspiration was the crocuses and daffodils coming up in my yard.

  • Tim Holtz Distress Paint – Picket Fence, Black Soot, Spiced Marmalade, Carved Pumpkin, Spun Sugar, Picked Raspberry, Milled Lavender, Wilted Violet, Broken China, Mermaid Lagoon, Squeezed Lemonade, Mustard Seed, Twisted Citron, Cracked Pistachio
  • Tim Holtz Distress Sprays – Picked Raspberry, Carved Pumpkin, Spiced Marmalade, Salty Ocean, Wilted Violet, Peacock Feathers, Mermaid Lagoon, Mustard Seed, Squeezed Lemonade, Mowed Lawn, Cracked Pistachio
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Ground Espresso
  • Tim Holtz Distress Crayons – Mermaid Lagoon, Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade, Picked Raspberry, Seedless Preserves, Twisted Citron
  • Ranger Multi Medium- Matte
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Texture Paste – Opaque Matte
  • Jet Black Archival Ink
  • Dylusions Mica Sprays – Pink Gumball, Vibrant Turquoise, Crushed Grape
  • Wendy Vecchi Mica Sprays – Buttercup
  • Liquid Pearls – White Opal
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Adhesive Foam Tape – Black
  • Ranger ¼” Wonder Tape
  • Ranger Ink Blending Tool and Foams
  • Tim Holtz by Tonic Studios-Cush Grip Snips
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix – Decorative Strip Dies: Tattered Flower Garland, Butterfly Frenzy; Movers and Shapers – Mini Hearts
  • Tim Holtz Idea-ology – Paper String, Grunge Letters – Mini Alpha
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous-Flourish Layering Stencil
  • Cardboard

Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com

Time Tag By Patti Behan

I was inspired to make this project as a reminder that it is okay to relax and do nothing . Just enjoy the beauty of your surroundings.

  • Dina Wakley Media Gesso: White
  • Ranger Artist Brushes
  • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain- Picket Fence, Weathered Wood, blueprint Sketch, Brushed Pewter
  • Ranger Surfaces – #10 Kraft Tag
  • Ranger Metal Foil Tape Sheets
  • Tim Holtz Distress Crayons – Chipped Sapphire, Hickory Smoke, Black Soot
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad – Gathered Twigs
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Archival Ink Pad-Jet Black
  • Ranger Collage Glue Stick
  • Ranger Multi Medium – Matte
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix- Bigz Dies: Pocketwatch Frame, Gadget Gears; Movers and Shapers: Mini Gears
  • Tim Holtz by Stampers Anonymous: Fabuous Flourishes
  • Tim Holtz idea-ology- Big Chat; Industrious Stickers; Heirloom Roses; Dapper Paper Stash
  • Cardboard, Black Ribbon

Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com


Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com

Dreamcatcher Tag by Taylor Huizenga

I was really inspired by the Feather Duo Bigz Die because it reminded me of a dreamcatcher. I decided to use the Feather Duo die and create a cosmic dream state background to show through the feathers to tie them in to each other.

  • Ranger Surfaces-#8 Manilla Tag
  • Ranger Surfaces-#8 Black Tag
  • Ranger Shiny Foil Transfer Sheets- Frozen: Silver Foil Sheet
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Ranger Non-Stick Craft Sheet
  • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain- Picket Fence
  • Tim Holtz Distress Mica Spray- Brushed Pewter
  • Tim Holtz Distress Crayons: Picked Raspberry, Peacock Feather. Seedless Preserves, Black Soot
  • Tim Holtz Alterations by Sizzix: Bigz Die – Feather Duo; Thinlits – Shape Strips
  • Cardboard

Inspired by Tim | March | www.rangerink.com