Hello World, I’m still alive and blogging after a 15 month absence. Where have I been? Here’s the short version.
Here’s my rendition of the September tag for the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013. I used some new stamps called Timeless by Hot off the Press as well as a metal embossing plate called Gears by Dreamweaver (for the white textured gears in background). I used spun sugar and pumice stone distress inks for … [Read more…]
It’s been months since I crafted. My craft supplies are now in a rolling tool cart rather than a big craft room. But today is the last day to post the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013 for the month of August, so I got my booty in gear and created a tag. This month’s … [Read more…]
I love those junky, raggedy rag dolls in the Junker Jane style. When the Fantastic Art Dolls group on swap-bot hosted a Junker Jane inspired doll swap – I was all in! I played around with all the vintage fabrics in my stash and some free motion embroidery. I liked how these 2 turned out. … [Read more…]
Darn it! I missed the deadline for posting my tags to the Tim Holtz site 2 months in a row. But at least my tag swaps are being sent to my partners on time. Here’s the tag I made for June. This month the focus was using distress markers to watercolor a stamped image. There … [Read more…]
Another month, another tag for the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013 challenge. I made 3 similar tags this month. Two were sent to swap partners on swap-bot and one is staying with me for now.
It’s no secret. I like tiny things. So when I saw a swap on Swap-bot for a tiny keepsake matchbox, I was inspired to join and create this for my partner. Outside of the matchbox Inside of the box I wrote my partner a letter about the Steampunk adventure we can take with this tiny … [Read more…]
Another Month, another Tim Holtz tag. Yay! Actually, I made 3 tags this month. Here are the first two: The two above had purple and green for my swap partners. The 3rd one was more green, and I added a word stick for an inspirational quote since that was the theme for that particular tag … [Read more…]
I haven’t been making many ATCs (Artist Trading Cards) anymore. I find their size kind of limiting and I prefer a little bit more room like a #8 shipping tag works better for my style. But I recently made an easy little ATC for the Tim Holtz Addicts group on Swap-bot that I would like … [Read more…]