Category Archives: emboss

Altered Cigar Box

I love altering cigar boxes.  Recently I was looking for a new container for my Distress Ink Pens, because my collection had outgrown their current home, when I discovered that the pens fit perfectly in a cigar box.  I will … Continue reading

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Tim’s November Tag

Here is my version of Tim Holtz’s November tag.  You can get the instructions and supply list from Tim on his blog.  I have to say that this is one of my all time favorite tags.  I love this die … Continue reading

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Sail Journal Page

I haven’t shared the process for awhile so for today I decided to add a few pictures of the transformation the art journal page takes from beginning to end.  This art journal is an old text book.  I started by … Continue reading

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Birthday Thank You Cards

Just a quick note to share my Thank You cards I sent out for my birthday.  My sister gave me some lovely Prima paper that set the tone.  I decided to go with a beach theme.  I have incorporated several products … Continue reading

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October Tag

Just a quick post to share my October Tim Holtz tag.  I don’t own any of the Distress Stains yet so I used some Lindy’s Stamp Gang Starburst sprays instead.  The spider stamp is by Inkadinkado. The pumpkin I carved myself. … Continue reading

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Another New Art Journal

Just a quick note today to share my new Turquoise Art Journal.  This time I used a technique that I found on the Lindy’s Stamp Gang website.  I used Turquoise shades of ink and silver embossing powder, and then glued … Continue reading

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Sam-bert Journal Page

I love the cartoon strip Dilbert.  I live in the corporate cubed world in real life and Scott Adams captures it so well.  With this journal page, I pay my respects to his art form and in particular this strip … Continue reading

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