Confetti Starry Night

I die cut the Hero Arts Confetti Stars into some Tim Holtz Heavy stock.  I Distressed the stock with Evergreen Bough, Iced Spruce, Mustard Seed, Wild Honey and Gathered Twigs.  Over the top of that, I put some white gel pen dots and Shimmer Spray. After heat setting, this piece was adhered to some Simon … More Confetti Starry Night

Making Christmas

Stained small and mini trees from Tim Holtz and Idea-ology with Bundled Sage and Forest Moss Distress Spray Stain. To be continued…

Fall Flower Frenzy!

I embossed a Ranger heavy stock tag with a fun folder from Simon Says Stamp – Flower Frenzy! On top of that I used the following Distress Inks (Fired Brick, Peacock Feathers, Mustard Seed, Peeled Paint, Rusty Hinge, Gathered Twigs).  In between the layers of ink, I sprayed some Ranger Perfect Pearls that I mixed … More Fall Flower Frenzy!

Fall Ranunculus

I cannot get enough of these Sketch Ranunculus from Simon Says Stamp.  I embossed them with Ranger Liquid Platinum on the Tim Holtz heavy card stock tag and then I applied Distress ink (barn door, wild honey, ripe persimmon, twisted citron, crushed olive, shabby shutters, ground espresso).

Flower floral

The flower is colored with Copic marker (image from a Copic workshop all about flowers!) and topped off with Distress Ink (vintage photo). The tag is a new heavy duty stock by Tim Holtz.  I used Distress Stain (tarnished brass, mowed lawn, crushed olive) and then stamped the Hero Arts Holiday Floral – Bold Prints … More Flower floral

Curiosity Collage Box

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

Coloring with White

I was inspired to do this piece by a recent trip to the Getty Villa, built to replicate a Roman villa by John Paul Getty to house his collection of antiquities. It is a wonderful space to spend time with ancient art. One of the rooms in the Villa is called the basilica, which, in … More Coloring with White