Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Spray Resist on Rubber Stamps

  Hello everyone! I’ve been playing around for the past few weeks with Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Sprays and Distress Oxide ink pads with the regular Spray Stains. Today, I am experimenting with Distress Oxide Sprays on a rubber stamp. This is one of my “long and winding road” experiment videos, but it ended up being…

Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pad Resist

Hello everyone! A couple of weeks ago I experimented with Tim Holtz Distress Oxide spray through a stencil I cut on the Silhouette Curio. You can see the Silhouette cutting post here and the Distress Spray resist post here. In this post I decided to experiment with the few Distress Oxide Ink pads that I…

Distress Oxide Spray Resist through Stencil

Hello all! I’ve been wanting to play with the Tim Holtz Distress Oxide sprays for a while now. One of the first times I used it, I sprayed it through a stencil onto a piece of cardstock. I messed up and missed a spot and then just didn’t like the end result. So I just…

GIMP Print on Epson 3880- margins shrink the image

Hi everyone! Here is another post that is a reminder for me, and may be helpful to someone else out there 😉 I am trying to switch from Photoshop to GIMP because it is a LOT cheaper!! GIMP is pretty cool, quite configurable, and has a lot of the same features as Photoshop. It might…

Silhouette Tips and Tricks

Hello my friends! I am going to write this post with the idea that I will keep adding to it when I come across a cool idea or tip or trick when working with the Silhouette Curio. I’ve already written some posts on the paper I like to use for cutting intricate designs for stencils,…

Yupo Paper Stencil Experiments

Hi everyone! This is just a quick youTube video explaining what I will be covering in my next few blog posts. I just described cutting Yupo paper on the Silhouette Curio in my last post- here. Yupo paper is great for stencils and masks because it is plastic and doesn’t tear as easily as regular…

Yupo Paper Stencils on Silhouette Curio

Hello everyone! I always have a list with a million projects and experiments that I want to work on. So while we are quarantined because of Covid-19 I decided to attack some of those items on my list. One of them was trying to cut Yupo paper on the Silhouette Curio in order to use…

Using Stone Paper Stencils with Distress Sprays

Tim Holtz Distress Oxide and regular Distress sprays through a handmade stencil… Hello all!! I’ve been off learning jewelry making, and my poor blog has been ignored while I’ve been metalsmithing, making glass and ceramic pendants etc. But the past couple of weeks, I took a break and did some paper crafting. It was so…