Showing posts with label AVJ Destination Inspiration. Show all posts
Showing posts with label AVJ Destination Inspiration. Show all posts

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Destination Inspiration Post Up at A Vintage Journey

I have a project for the A Vintage Journey's Destination Inspiration over at the AVJ blog today.
The contents of our travel bags for this month are:
Product - Crackle Paint/Paste
Technique - Die Cutting
Colour - Any Fall colours you fancy
Substrate - Corrugated Card

Can you see how I used all these supplies?
 Please check it out at A Vintage Journey where you'll find more photos and see how I put together this cute pumpkin patch!


Stamps:  To the Moon - Altenew
Paper:  white - PTI, Corrugated Cardboard from a package.
Ink:  Soft Stone, Orange Zest, Smokey Shadow - Papertrey Ink, Ranger Distress Carved Pumpkin and Forest Moss, Versamark.
Accessories:  On the Fence Die - Tim Holtz/Alterations, Big World Die - Altenew, real maple leaves, slice of aspen branch,  Ranger Distress Tan and Brown Embossing Powders, Adirondack Cranberry Embossing Powder, heat tool, Idea-ology Pumpkin Pieces, Small Talk Stickers/Occasions, Mini Pumpkins, white Crackle texture Paste - Finnabair/Art Extravagance, palette knife, Tom Bow Glue, black wire, small pieces of cinnamon sticks, Infusion Colored Stains Sleight Blue and Green Man - PaperArtsy.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

July Destination Inspiration Post

I have a post up over at A Vintage Journey today -  I'm at the train station at Terminal #4 of this month's journey using these supplies in our travel bags:

1.  Product - Flower Dies
2.  Technique - Any marbling technique
3.  Color - Purple   (sounds like a movie doesn't it?!)
4.  Substrate - Glossy Card.

Here is what I made using the content of my travel bag.
and here's the back
Please check out my tutorial over at A Vintage Journey to see how I put this together!

I'm linking my project to:
Things with Wings (I have a bird on the sentiment banner)

Stamps:  Mini Bouquet - Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous, A Little Garden and It was the Sweetest - Stampotique.
Paper:  Gloss Paper - Ranger, Kraft Core Cordinations.
Ink:  Ranger Distress Walnut Stain, Archival Jet Black
Accessories:  Ranger Distress Stains Picket Fence, Wilted Violet and Twisted Cintron, Tiny Houses Die - Tim Holtz/Alterations, Flower Garden and Mini Bouquet Framelit dies - Tim Holtz, Grass strip die - MFT, Bird Punch - Martha Stewart, Tiny Twinkles - Taylored Expressions, mini sander - Ranger, water mister, Idea-ology Small Talk Stickers, Clippings Stickers, Layers/Botanicals, Paper Dolls, Quote Chips, foam dots, Tombow Glue, slice of birch tree, Black Stabilo pencil, Black Embossing Powder, edge distresser.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

A Vintage Journey Destination Inspiration Post

Today I am hosting the Destination Inspiration post over at A Vintage Journey -  I created a project using the contents of our June Travel Bags:
1.  Product - Paint
2.  Technique - Any Resist
3.  Color - Orange
4.  Substrate - Coaster
You'll find a tutorial on how I made this project here at A Vintage Journey - I'd love for you to stop by over there!

I'm linking my project to:
Stamps and Stencils
Words with Meaning

Mixed Media Monthly

#32  Put a Stencil on it

Country View Challenges
Hearts
I have the sentiment 'follow your heart' on my project

Paper:  Cream Little Sizzles Matboard - Sizzix
Ink:  Ranger Distress Oxides - Spiced Marmalade, Walnut Stain and Fossilized Amber, Ranger Distress Ink - Spiced Marmalade.
Accessories:  Idea-ology Layers/Botanical, Quote Chips, Remnant Rubs/Botanical, Small Talk Stickers,  rhinestones - Kaiser Craft, Zutter Corner Rounder, wooden easel - Joann, Tim Holtz Mini Stencils, white acrylic paint.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

A Vintage Journey - Destination Inspiration

I have a Destination Inspiration Post over at A Vintage Journey where we have to use the supplies in our travel bag.   The supplies this month are:
Product:  Acrylic Paint
Technique:  Layered Stencils
Color:  Turquoise and Teal
Substrate: Canvas
I hope you'll join me here at A Vintage Journey to see my tutorial on how I created this card.

I'm also linking my card to:
 Stamps and Stencils - Chirpy, Chirpy, Cheep Cheep
I used two stencils and a bird die

I used 3 tiny brown buttons
Paper:  White, Kraft - PTI, Manila Tag - Ranger, Sticky Back Canvas - Ranger
Ink:  Ranger Distress Cracked Pistachio, Ranger Distress Oxide Broken China and Vintage Photo.
Accessories:  Grid and Flower Stencils - Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous, White Acrylic Paint, Bird Branch Die - Tim Holtz/Alterations, Idea-ology Clippings Stickers, black pearl - Kaiser Craft, tiny brown buttons from stash, foam tape.

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Destination Inspiration - Terminal #3

Hi all -  I have a Destination Inspiration post over on the A Vintage Journey blog today.  
I had to make a project using the supplies in our Travel Bags for February.  
This month the supplies are:
1.  Product - Kraft Card
2.  Technique - Stenciling
3.  Colour - Fired Brick/Dark Red
4.  Substrate - Burlap

Here's what I made:
I'd love for you to check out my post over at A Vintage Journey - where you'll find out just how I put this together!    Thank you!

I'm also linking my project to:
February Crop Stop link Party
 
Paper:  Kraft, True Black - PTI
Ink:  Ranger Distress Ground Espresso
Accessories:  5"x7" burlap bag,  Ranger Distress Spray Stain - Fired Brick, Ranger Distress Paint - Fired Brick, Scribbles Stencil - Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous, Idea-ology: Black Paper String, Small Talk, Chit Chat, Word Keys, Word Bands, Loop Pins, Dies - Artful Dwellings - Tim Holtz/Alterations, Thinlits Handwritten Vacation, Black wrinkled seam tape.

Monday, December 5, 2016

A Vintage Journey Destination Inspiration

Today I have a post up over at A Vintage Journey -  every Monday we have a Destination Inspiration Post - where we have to use the contents of our Travel Bags to create a project.  
The December travel bag contents are:
1.  Product - Lace
2.  Colour - Silver
3.  Substrate - Chip Board or Cardboard
4.  Technique - Heat Embossing

This is the project I created using the supplies in my travel bag.
You will find more photos of just how I created this over at my A Vintage Journey post here.

I'm also linking my project to:
Paper:  Little Sizzles white mat board - Sizzix, Brushed Silver Card - SU
Ink:  Versamark
Accessories:  Ranger Distress Spray Stain Peeled Paint and Brushed Pewter, Prancing Deer Die and Holiday Words: Blocks - Tim Holtz/Alterations, Idea-ology Tree Lot Wreath, Mirrored Stars, Frantage Aged Silver Embossing Powder - Stampendous, heat tool, lace from stash, Scotch Quick Dry Adhesive, black rhinestone - Kaiser Craft, slice of aspen tree trunk.

Sunday, July 3, 2016

A Vintage Journey - July Destination Inspiration - Terminal 1

I am the hostess today over at A Vintage Journey for our July Destination Inspiration Terminal 1 post.
Every Monday, one of the AVJ Creative Guides uses the limited supplies in our travel bag for the month to create a project.
This month we have been given the following supplies:
#1. Product - Ephemera/collage elements
#2.  Technique - Use a brayer
#3.  Color - Teal or turquoise
#4.  Substrate - Card
Here is the card I created using these supplies.
 I hope you will stop by my A Vintage Journey post where you will find more photos and all the details of how I put this together!
I'd also like to remind you to check out the A Vintage Journey  July Challenge - Monochromatic.
There's a $25 gift certificate from Funkie Junkie Boutique to be won by a random entry!
  I'm actually going to link up this card since I just realized it fits the challenge!!

I'm also linking my card to:
Just Us Girls - Word Week - Summer
 Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes

 
Paper:  Black, Kraft - Papertrey Ink, White Little Sizzles Matboard - Sizzix,  Tim Holtz Paperstash/Dapper.
Accessories:  Ranger Distress Paint Cracked Pistachio, Breyer, water spritzer, Idea-ology Small Talk, Trimmings Lace, Photo Booth, Pocket Cards, Mirrored Hearts, Heirloom Rose, Fine Tip Glue Pen - SU, Adirondack Alcohol Ink Aqua, Ranger Distress Markers Spun Sugar, Cracked Pistachio, White Art Stones - Prima, Clear UTEE,  Antique Linen and Black Soot Embossing Powders - Ranger, Antique Linen Distress Glitter - Ranger, Mini Attacher - Ranger, foam dots, Thinlits Handwritten Vacation Dies, Sizzix Village Surf Shack Die.

Sunday, November 8, 2015

A Vintage Journey - November Destination Inspiration

I'm the Creative Guide for the Destination Inspiration post over at A Vintage Journey today.  We always travel light on these journies - and for the next 4 Mondays in November our travel trunks contain these 4 essential items:
1.  Product - Idea-ology Ribbon or Jute

2.  Technique - Smudge Stamping - Compendium of Curiosities Vol 3 pg 42

3.  Color - Rusty Hinge

4.  Substrate - a Card
 Here is the card I created using the items in my travel bag.
You'll find photos and details of just how I made my card over at my A Vintage Journey post here.  
I'd love if you could stop by!

I'm also linking my card to the following challenges:
Make My Monday Challenge -  Many Thanks
Crafty Cardmakers and More -  Thank You
Crazy 4 Challenges - Thanksgivign/Fall Card
Just Us Girls -  Stripes
Stamps:  Acorn Blueprint Framelits - Sizzix, Ledger Script - Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous
Paper:  Ranger Specialty Stamping Paper, Rustic Cream and Dark Chocolate - PTI
Ink:  Ranger Distress Ground Espresso and Rusty Hinge
Accessories:  Idea-ology Linen Ribbon, Regions Beyond Tissue Tape, Star Fasteners,  Foam dots.

Sunday, September 20, 2015

A Vintage Journey Destination Inspiration

All Aboard at Terminal 3! Greetings fellow travelers!  I  am the  A Vintage Journey Creative Guide this week for our Destination Inspiration journey! We always travel light for these journies - and for each Monday in September our trunks contain these 4 essential items:
1. Product - Distress Ink
2. Technique - Wrinkle Free Distress: Compendium of Curiosities Vol 1 Pg 33
3. Color - Wild Honey
4. Substrate - Anything 3D
Well - 3D is right up my train track - I LOVE making 3D items -  here is what I created with my Essential Items!
I made my house using the Sizzix Where Women Cook Box House die along with window and door dies from Where Women Cook Windows and Movers and Shapers Mini Openings Set.
Did you notice my gray kitties looking out of the front door above and the window below?
This cute little house is actually a box that opens on the bottom so you could put a little gift inside!
You will find a tutorial and lots more photos in my Destination Inspiration post over at A Vintage Journey.  I would love if you could drop by there!
Julia

Sunday, May 10, 2015

A Vintage Journey Destination Inspiration

Hi friends! Today I'm posting the Monday Destination Inspiration over at A Vintage Journey - the 'recipe' we have chosen to use for May is:
Tool:  Any of Tim's dies with the word "Vintage" in the title  
Colour:  Stormy Sky
Technique: Tissue Wrap Collage from Compendium of Curiosities Vol II page 38    
Substrate:  Card
To see just how I put this together - please check out my post here over at A Vintage Journey!  Thanks so much!

I'd also like to remind you that you have until May 25 to enter the Mixed Media Card Challenge - Wings


Stamps:  Saying Stuff  and Time Travelers - Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous
Paper:  White, Smokey Shadow - PTI, Grungboard and Tissue Wrap/Melange - Ranger
Ink:  Ranger Distress Stormy Sky and Walnut Stain, Archival Jet Black
Accessories:  Vintage Globe Die - Alterations/Tim Holtz/Sizzix, water mister and Glue N Seal - Ranger, foam tape,  Idea-ology Small Talk, Remnant Rubs/Words, Pocket Cards, File Tabs, Mirrored Stars.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Destination Inspiration - A Birthday Cone

Hi Friends!   Today I'm posting over at A Vintage Journey -  the Creative Guides -Monday Destination Inspiration.  For each Monday this month we had to use this 'recipe'.
Product - Distress Paint
Substrate - Canvas
Technique - Grungepaper flowers (Vol 1 of Tim's CC Book, page 65)
Color - Picket Fence
If you'd like a look-see at the other 3 sides of my cone and how I put this together -  please click here!

And just a reminder - you still have time to join in the A Vintage Journey "Through the Looking Glass" challenge - it's open until April 30th.  Check it out here.

Hugs xx -   Julia