Melt Art Noel Frame by Candy Colwell

December 20th, 2013

Melt Art Noel Frame




Step 1. Turn Melt Pot to highest setting to melt the Natural Beeswax and then reduce heat to around 180. Paint a couple of light coats of Beeswax over the entire surface of the wooden frame.


Step 2. Lay tissue or top layer of a napkin over the top of the beeswax covered frame and begin fusing the two together with a heat stylus. Start in the center of the wooden sides of the frame. Press and move the stylus across the paper towards the outside edges, smoothing the surface as you go.

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Getting Ready for the Holidays!

December 19th, 2013


As we head into the holidays, be sure to stay tuned to our projects section and our blog for great holiday crafting ideas such as these Melt Art Christmas Panels or this Distress Snowman Card!

Finished Card

Today we have a Shrink Plastic Christmas Window Card by Annette Green! For this project you will need:



Step 1: Cut from Merriment paper stash: Red with polka dots – 4 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Music notes – 4 3/4 x 2 1/4 inches. Distress edges then ink distress with Vintage Photo and Walnut Stain Distress Inks.

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Step 2: Die cut the Window and Window Box from dark brown Kraft Core cardstock and sand distress the tops and edges of each.

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Holiday Ornament Video Tutorial

December 13th, 2013


With the holidays fast approaching, Ranger Graphic Designer Kelly Kronowski shares a video tutorial on how to make a quick and easy project that makes a great ornament or a wonderful addition to a card!

Click here to download a PDF containing the banners used in the video.


Announcing Ranger’s Newest Signature Designer

December 3rd, 2013

We’d like to welcome our newest Signature Designer, Dina Wakley!

dina press release