Ranger’s Inspired by Tim’s 12 Tags of 2013: July

July 30th, 2013

While we’ve been super busy with the Summer Create-n-Connect show, we couldn’t forget about Ranger’s Inspried by Tim’s 12 Tags of 2013. July is almost over but we’re squeezing this post in just in the nick of time!

Liberty Bell Thank You Tag by Kathy Paglia


Always & Forever Shadow Box by Susan Baldwin


Wish, Love, Hope Frame by Kelly Kronowski


Brayered Gift Wrap by Debbie Tlach


Independence Card by Annette Phillips



Ranger and Tim Holtz are excited to announce… Distress Glitter!

July 23rd, 2013

We know you’ve been patiently waiting to find out what our Mystery Product release is, and it’s not easy for us to keep such a great product a secret! Today, Ranger and Tim Holtz are very excited to announce the addition of 24 vintage hues of glittery goodness to the Distress Line!

Distress Glitter complements the nostalgic palette of other Distress products with its unique glitter type to mimic the look of vintage mica. Twenty-four timeless Distress shades are available in 18 gm clear jars with a brushed aluminum lid. Use with Ranger Sticky Embossing Powder, Wonder Tape and other Ranger adhesives to add a touch of vintage sparkle.

Take a look at some of these photos from the super secret production:


To find out more, take a look at the press release below then head on over to Tim’s Blog!


Create-n-Connect Show Booth Setup

July 22nd, 2013

It was a busy 1st night at the Create-n-Connect show. The entire Ranger team arrived in beautiful Las Vegas yesterday and our booth was patiently waiting for us… all ready to be unpacked and setup, so we jumped in head first and got to work!


With all hands on deck unpacking box after box, things really started to come together!


Today we have a packed day full of classes! Make sure to frequent our blog to see more photos from the show and don’t forget, we will be revealing our big mystery product tomorrow morning at 9am Las Vegas time!


Ranger and Tim Holtz® to unveil their newest product at the Create-n-Connect Show

July 19th, 2013

Join Ranger and Tim Holtz® on Tuesday, July 23rd at 9AM in Las Vegas and be one of the first to learn about the newest addition to the Distress family of products. Visit us at Booth #619 the first day of the show and watch Tim make what is old new again.

Take part in the Make it Take its, watch live demos and see amazing finished projects inside the Ranger booth. Keep updated on the latest developments during the entire Createn-n-Connect show by visiting us on our blog, Facebook page and Twitter and join in the excitement of our new product releases.

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CHA Summer 2013 Sneak Peek: Stickles, Perfect Pearls, and Surfaces!

July 18th, 2013

Stickles_ThreeToday’s sneak peek is a triple threat! We have new releases to announce in the Stickles, Perfect Pearls, and Surfaces lines.

First up, we are adding 6 new rich colors of Stickles Glitter Glue. You can now add glittery dimension to your craft projects with Champagne, Cranberry, Ice Blue, Mercury Glass, Pine, and Pink Taffeta.

Our Perfect Pearls are now available in an all new Celebration Kit. Inspired by year-round celebrations, you can buy Confetti White, Festival Green, Jubilee Blue, and Merriment Red in a kit or individually!

Finally, we have 2 new additions to Ranger Surfaces – Foil Cardstock and Watercolor Paper. Ranger Silver Foil Cardstock is available in 8.5″ x 11″ sheets and has a shiny, almost mirror-like quality, and is sturdy enough to run through any embossing machine. Also available in 8.5″ x 11″, Ranger Watercolor Paper is smooth on one side, textured on the other and works perfectly with Tim Holtz® Distress Paints, Markers and Inks, Dylusions Ink Sprays, and Claudine Hellmuth Studio Paints & Mediums.

Take a look at the following Press Releases to see more:


CHA Summer 2013 Sneak Peek: Wendy Vecchi Designer Series Archival Ink

July 17th, 2013

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For today’s sneak peek, we’d like to welcome our newest Signature Designer, Wendy Vecchi! Wendy has spent the last several years teaching and demonstrating Ranger products across the nation. A self-professed “lover” of all things Ranger, Wendy’s signature style is the perfect complement to Ranger’s product lines.

With that being said, we are excited to announce a new line of Designer Series Archival Inks that feature a palette inspired by a vintage country garden. Take a look at the press release here, then head on over to Wendy’s blog for more information!


CHA Summer 2013 Sneak Peek: Claudine Hellmuth Studio and Vintaj

July 16th, 2013
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We know you’re excited for some more sneak peeks! Today we have all new releases from Claudine Hellmuth and Vintaj!

First up, Vintaj will be debuting their all new Arte Foil Adhesive Metal Sheets. These adhesive backed metal sheets are available in Silver and Copper finishes and can be embossed with Vintaj DecoEtch by Sizzix® dies and embellished with the wide range of colors in the Vintaj Patina line

Head on over to Vintaj’s Blog to check out some of the cool projects use can use the new Arte Foil for!

Claudine Hellmuth will also be showcasing all new Stencil and Stamp designs that feature her signature whimsical style. Take a look at this press release to see these exciting new products and don’t forget if you are going to be at the show, visit Ranger at Create-n-Connect Booth #619 to see the entire line of Tim Holtz® Distress products, Signature Designer demonstrations, Make It Take Its and project ideas!


Take a look at Claudine’s blog post here to see some of these new products in action!


CHA Summer 2013 Sneak Peek: The World of Dylusions Continues to Grow!

July 15th, 2013


As promised, this is going to be a fun filled week, chock full of sneak peeks of the great new products we are going to debut at CHA! Today is all about the world of Dylusions. Dyan has several new products that she is super excited to show off at CHA.

She is launching several new designs for both her stencils and rubber stamps. Her popular Creative Journal will now be available in a compact 5″ x 8″ size and she is introducing the all new Dylusions Ink Spray Pad!

Take a look at the press releases, then head over to Dyan’s blog here to find out more!


CHA Prep

July 12th, 2013

The weekend is just about here and we’ve had a super busy and fun week getting everything ready for CHA. From booth setup, to kitting for classes, it has been a lot of work, but we can’t wait to share everything we’ve been working on with you at the show. Next week, we’ll be giving you a few more sneak peeks, so make sure you visit our blog frequently. In the meantime, take a look at some photos from the past week:


CHA Summer 2013 Sneak Peek: Tim Holtz Distress Markers and Watercolor Cardstock

July 10th, 2013

CHA Summer 2013 Sneak Peek: Tim Holtz Distress Markers and Watercolor Cardstock

Hey everyone! With the CHA Summer 2013 show right around the corner, we wanted to share some sneak peeks of the exciting products you’ll see at the show! Today, we are happy to announce new Tim Holtz Distress Markers and Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Cardstock!

Take a look at the following press releases for more information then head over to Tim’s Blog to see what he has to say about this latest release!