March 2015 Tag

Just a quick post about my March Tag inspired by Tim’s 12 Tags of 2015 for March. This was fun tag to do, starting with Tissue Tape and then Distress Paints as the background.  I stamped and embossed two flowers, then created masks for them before using Faber Castell Whipped Spackle through Cargo Layering Stencil…

Last four Christmas Tags for 2014

  Here are the last four tags from my 12 Tags of Christmas inspired by Tim Holtz 2011 12 Tags of Christmas, I finished the off on Christmas Eve – it was great to spend a hot afternoon, in my cool studio!   Tag number 9 uses a faux enamel technique with Distress Ink and heat embossing,…

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…

Santa and his Elf are on their way!

Welcome to our first Imagine If…Christmas Blog Hop.  If you’ve come from Katrina’s Christmas Sleigh you’re in the right place; and you can start from the beginning at Jo’s post on the Imagine If… Blog. As soon as I saw this Sleigh from Imagine If… I knew it would be perfect for my annual Christmas bear(s) –…

The completion of the 12 Tags of 2013

I have completed all my tags for the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013 challenge.  However I have just realised that I haven’t blogged about them since March!  I’ll work backwards through the year. For the December Tag, it is of course seasonal for Christmas.  However, Tim used Clearly for Art and Frosted Film, I tried…

More Tags from Creative Chemistry

I’ve spent a busy day in my studio, starting on making Easter tags (just waiting for my bunny die to turn up tomorrow – hopefully).  Made ATCs and Inchies for a swap, and then carried on with my Creative Chemistry Class. First technique was Distress Stain – I fell even more in love with them!…