Tag Archives: Tim Holtz

Adding Color with Distress Crayons

By Card Making and Paper Crafts Contributor Heidi. Follow Heidi on her blog Blue Scallop Creations and on Instagram @bluescallopcreations.

I love to find different ways to color floral stamps on my cards.  Alcohol inks are my top pick because of the ability to blend and create shadows as well as the control factor.  I do love the freeform look of watercolor, but controlling the color can sometimes be difficult.  Tim Holtz Distress Crayons can be a great option to get that watercolor look with a little more control on your project.

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Snowy Trees Card

By Card Making and Paper Crafts Contributor Heidi. Follow Heidi on her blog Blue Scallop Creations and on Instagram @bluescallopcreations.

Nothing says holidays like pine trees covered in snow with just a bit of green peeking out.  Even if you’re in a warm climate, you can still re-create that winter-y cozy feeling on a greeting card.

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Ask the Experts – Die Cutting & Oxide Inks

By Card Making & Scrapbooking Contributor

Peg Rounds

From Peg’s Crafting Corner

     

Q:  Can I use only Sizzix dies in my Sizzix die cutting machine?

A:  No.  You can use many brands of dies in your machine.  The key to each die is the stacked plates also known as the sandwich for each die type that you use.  You can check your machines instructions for more information on the sandwich for different die types.

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