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…

More Ideas for your Pocket Scrapping

Hurray! My pocket scrapping (aka PL) is up to date, from 2011 to this year!  That feels really good, now just to catch up on my older 12×12 layouts… I focused on documenting the memories, including photos, ephemera, and journaling (including dates), so I thought I’d share a few of my pages and hopefully inspire…

Mini Sewing Cupboard

Welcome back to another Imagine If… Design Team project, this week I have a mini Sewing Cupboard for you. I started with the  MDF Armoir (waredrobe) from Imagine If… gesso first (of course).  The furniture in my studio is painted a turquoise with stenciled pink flowers on it, and I thought I would paint this…

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…

Birthday Board

Sometimes Birthday Cards from me get a little delayed, so I saw this idea on Pinterest (a Birthday Board…) and thought I would make my own version. I started out with a round board that was the face of a clock (I’d used the mechanism in another project).  I covered the board with Imaginisce Bday…

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 Tree Advent Calendar

Welcome to another Imagine If… Blog Hop, if you’ve come from Katrina’s Christmas Tree, you’re in the right place.  And you can start at the beginning at the Imagine If… Blog. Not long until Christmas now, and only a week until December and I can start my Advent Calendars – I love Advent Calendars, I…