Tag and Tray

Hope you’ve had a great weekend, just thought I’d share a couple of things I’ve bee doing.  The first is my version of Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2015 February Tag. I did the base using Tim’s technique of collage, then added Picket Fence Distress Paint, and edged with smudged Black Soot Distress Marker.  For…

12 Tags of 2014 – September to November

    I’m not very good at doing the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2014 tag in the right month, but at least I get them done! This weekend I caught up with the September, October and November tag.   It was nice to spend an afternoon playing in my studio, trying out new techniques…

Christmas Cards Imagine If… Style

Welcome back to another Imagine If… Blog Hop – today the sleigh-makers from last week are making Christmas cards, and the layout-makers of last week have become sleigh-makers.  If you want to start at the beginning you can go to the Imagine If…Blog, and if you’ve come from Ngaere’s Gothic Sleigh then you’re in the…

Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2014: June to August

I spent a happy few hours this afternoon catching up on my Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2014 – I was a couple of months behind! I started out with the June Tag, I love the colours on this tag.  I was able to follow mostly what Tim did on his tag – using the…

March to May Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2014

Got a chance to catch up on some Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2014 this afternoon (yes, my fingers are looking a funny colour with all the inks and paint). For the March Tag, the technique was Smudge Stamping, and I did both the “first-generation” and the “second-generation” stamping tags, I used my favourite colours…

Owl Calendar

These sweet owl cutouts are a new release from Imagine If , the owl on the shorter branch and the owl on the longer branch are sold separately. I decided they would be perfect to oversee a calendar – add some cute wisdom! I had one of the CD-type cases that calendars come in from…

Cinderella Clock

Our first challenge for the Imagine If Design Team is using the new chipboard High Heel Shoes.  These come with the base and then pieces to make up the shoe and add texture and height. I got a pair of shoes for my project, which has added extra height and texture.   My first step…