Hello Crafty Friends,
Today I am working on my Tim Holtz Christmas cards.
I was in a way inspired by one of the live tutorials by Tim on Facebook.
If you have missed them, you can see all the tutorials on
I started with making my own splatterbox for
the backgrounds of my cards.
I made my backgrounds with speckled egg and
On top I used several of Tim Holtz stencils
with distress ink. Here I used the new eustic wildernes
and here i used speckled egg distress oxide ink.
On top of the stenciled background I stamped a
sentiment for Christmas (Handwritten Holidays 1 and
mini handwritten Holidays)
and a tiny cardinal, that I colored with zig markers.
When all done I added walnutstain distress oxide
all around the panel.
The panel is finished of with red and white baker's twine.
Or with yellow and white baker's twine.
Thank you Tim Holtz for all your inspiration.
Thanks for looking,
stay safe and'