Tag Archives: altered art

Rusty Inspiration

A quick post to share one of my very favorite Inspiration Wednesday art journal pages.  I absolutely love how this page turned out!  I love everything about it.  The numbers, the letters, the tag, the patina, and that rust!  Yum! … Continue reading

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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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Watchmaker Cabinet

I haven’t done much 3D work or sculpture.  Thank you SanDee and Amelie for the push to do something out of my comfort zone.  I don’t really have much of a comfort zone in anything these days, so being outside … Continue reading

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Altered Clock

I started this altered clock thanks to Eclectic Paperie: Get Altered Challenge – Clocks! for inspiration. I’m new to altered art, and still learning, as you will see.  I started with a clock I found at Hobby Lobby on sale for … Continue reading

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Compass box

I have amassed a large quantity of boxes to alter, but it intimidates me.  I’ve started small.  This box was one of a set that was a gift from my husbands employer years ago.  I think it had some candy … Continue reading

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Tim Holtz 12 tags of 2013 January

I thought I would do a Tim Holtz tag since I discovered that everything I own has his name on it.  For all the directions for these you can get it straight from the horse’s mouth at: http://timholtz.com/12-tags-of-2013-january/ Here is … Continue reading

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