Tag Archives: embossing

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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Gear Box Revisited

I rarely redo a project.  I feel that life is to short to spend my time doing the same project more than once. But for todays post, I take exception.  I have made another gear box.  My first gear box … Continue reading

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Altered Bottle

This was a project for Eclectic Paperie: Get Altered Challenge – Message in a Bottle.  All I had lying around was a beer bottle so that is what I started with.  The cord was out of an Apple shopping bag … 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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February Tag

I’m participating in the 12 tags of 2013 just because I can.  I looked around one day and realized that I own a lot of products that have Tim Holtz’s name on them, so I decided to play along with … Continue reading

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Turquoise Altered Book

I was inspired today by the So Artful Challenge of Turquoise and Rust along with Eclectic Paperie to alter a book.  I’ve been working in this altered-book-turned-art-journal, for a while now and hadn’t done the cover yet, so today was … Continue reading

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Dad’s Christmas Gift Card

I made this simple card to hold dad’s gift card for Christmas.  It took me about five minutes to make.  Background is Tim Holtz Riveted Metal dry embossing on cardstock covered with aluminum tape. I then painted it with black … Continue reading

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