I designed the card using this dapper skull from the Tim Holtz Undertaker collection from Stampers Anonymous and the Love stamp and die from Hero Arts. To create the background for the skull, I used copic inks and blending solution and metallic mixative from Ranger on alcohol ink cardstock (also from Ranger). I stamped the image on … More Skeletons = Love
First I stamped some Ranger Gloss Paper with the Simon Says Stamp Tiny Dots & Hearts background stamp in Ranger Archival Carnation Red. On top of that I took stamps from the Simon Says Stamp Merry and Bright kit (hearts, flowers, asterisks and snowflakes) and stamped them in other bright colored Ranger Archival Inks. After … More Merry & Bright and Distressed
This curious collage box was so fun to make! First I stamped tissue paper from Idea-ology with some wonderfully ghoulish stamps from Tim Holtz and Stampers Anonymous. Using a collage medium, I applied various ephemera from Idea-ology of the same ghoulish nature. When everything was dry, I applied various colors of Distress Crayon on and … More Curiosity Collage Box
Today in Creative Chemistry 103, after we created a background of alcohol ink on Yupo paper, we stamped an image with archival ink and then applied color by painting with the alcohol ink. I love applying the ink this way!
Creative Chemistry 103 is continuing the exploration of alcohol inks from 101 and 102, this time using the wonderful, synthetic Yupo paper. The alcohol ink on the Yupo paper reacts with the Archival Ink to achieve this terrific effect.
This episode of Creative Chemistry 103 had us experimenting with Distress Crayon on top of Collage Medium to achieve different effects. I took the spooky route – so much fun! Distress Crayon Distress Collage Medium-Crazing Distress Archival Ink Stamps
Creative Chemistry 103 explored another way to use Distress Crayons as a resist. The interesting thing is that one of the ways you can apply the crayons is as watercolor paint but after the crayons are dry, they can function as a resist against Distress Ink so you can ink right over the image and add … More Creative Chemistry 103: Distress Crayon Watercolor Resist
Creative Chemistry 103 headed into the world of collage! Wow. idea-ology Tissue Wrap idea-ology Ephemera Distress Collage Medium Distress Archival Ink Distress Crayons stamp
Today in Creative Chemistry 103 we added a new product to our repertoire – Remnant Rubs! Distress Spray Stain Idea-ology Remnant Rubs Stamps
For this technique, I chose a Halloween theme of poisons! Distress Spray Stain Layering Stencils Distress Paint – Picket Fence Distress Ink Stamp