Archives for 2011

Twelve Tags – Day Two

I liked Tim Holtz’s tag so much today that I barely changed a thing.  You can see his piece here. I used different kraft paper and garland, but that’s…

Twelve Tags – Day One

For stampers the holiday season came into full swing today when Tim Holtz started his fifth annual Twelve Tags of Christmas. He puts a ton of time into twelve days’…

Wishing Cindy Adkins luck on her Book Launch

When I had the Compendium of Curiousities give-away on my blog in October, I was unexpectedly gifted with a ‘blog button’ by Cindy Adkins.  Cindy (whom I’ve not…

Wendy Vecchi Challenge ~ Thank my Lucky Stars

This week we’re using Art Parts and at least one Studio 490 stamp in the challenge at the Wendy Vecchi yahoo group, and stars at both Simon Says Stamp and Show and Sunday…

OCC Challenge

We’re looking for a Christmas tree or pine tree this week at Our Creative Corner. Our host Wendy Janson chose this theme since this is the weekend her family decorates…

Simon Says Stamp & Show – Tickets

It may look like I thought the theme was hearts, but really… my hearts are cut from about a dozen stamped tickets (Tim Holtz's ticket stamps).  I made…

Swap Page

  I recently participated in a page swap where participants made 6X6 pages in whatever style we chose (no theme).  I went with stamping, loads of distress inks,…

Thanks, Art Peeps

My sincere thanks to all of you who've been so supportive since I've joined this community this year. I've met so many kind and supportive people as a…

Super Giveaway

The Craft  Barn has a seriously large giveaway going on… be sure to check them out here for a chance to win everything shown below and more (they're keeping some…

Encourage Your Hopes…

I’ve used a 5X7 canvase for this week’s challenge at StudioL3, where we’re  focusing on a technique by Tim Holtz using perfect pearls and distress ink reinkers.  This piece is also…