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Faux Barn Wood Chalkboard Frame | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hi guys!  It’s official I have been bitten by the love bug…the love for all things chalkboard that is.  Today I’m sharing a Faux Barn Wood Chalkboard Frame tutorial complete with some LOVE-ly Valentine’s Day Chalk art! I happened upon this technique today during studio cleanup (I’m on day 4).  Clearly I keep getting distracted […]

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Be Free Tag

by Amy Bowerman

Be Free Tag | Pluckingdaisies.com #TimHoltz #12Tags2013

Hey everyone!  Just wanted to get a quick post in before I leave for CHA Create-n-connect.  There was a lot of ink flying around the studio while working on my Eileen Hull Sizzix samples.  I always keep a tag handy when working on other projects because you never know when a Tim Holtz 12 Tags […]

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Got Ink? {Ranger Ink Storage} | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hello again my crafty cohorts!  Remember when I asked you if I should or shouldn’t do MORE to the Got Ink?  Ranger Ink Storage box?  Well, I went ahead and added more to it…A LOT more!  When it comes to Ranger Ink Storage it’s always best to add more right?   Have you Got Ink? […]

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Easter Bunny Tree with Ribbon Flowers| @PluckingDaisy #RangerInk #Sizzix #EasterDIY

That old Peter Cottontail is hopping down the bunny trail with a quickness!  Easter IS certainly on its way.  I’ve prepared for the arrival of “the bunny” by consuming copious amounts of Cadbury eggs and creating this Easter Bunny tree. This project was inspired by Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013 {March} and Ranger Ink’s […]

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How to Make Watercolor Paper Flowers | @PluckingDaisy #Tim Holtz #Sizzix #RangerInk

I’ve been hard at work on some new paper flower designs for my best friends wedding.  Today I will be sharing some trade secrets on how to make paper flowers using the Tim Holtz Tattered Florals Sizzix Die. Tim’s Tattered Florals die has taken my paper flower making to new heights.  I originally bought my […]

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Alice in Wonderland Character Tags | @PluckingDaisy #RangerInk #Sizzix #TimHoltz #12Tags2013

Hooray February is here!   Punxsutawney Phil has predicted an early spring which is exciting but not nearly as exciting as the new technique for Tim Holtz’s 12 Tags of 2013!  One of my goals this year was to take part in Tim’s 12 Tags and I must say I am in LOVE with the […]

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The Weepies "Humming Bird" Art Journal Page | @PluckingDaisy #RangerInk #Dylusions #Tutorial

I love music.  I rarely do anything without music playing…I’m listening to music now in fact.  My musical tastes are eclectic much like my art varying from bass thumping techno, old school hip-hop, classic rock, reggae and pretty much anything in between.  When it comes time to create however, there is one band that is […]

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Distress Painting with Markers and Stains | @PluckingDaisy #RangerInk #DistressMarkers #DistressStain #Tutorial

Hi there!  Now that we are nearing the end of January I’m still plugging away working on my goals for 2013.  I’m happy to report that today’s Distress Painting tutorial has helped me reach not one but 2 goals on my list!  Goal # 1:  Draw More.  Goal # 2:  Learn New Techniques. I’m currently […]

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Learning to Fly Art Journal Page | @PluckingDaisy #RangerInk #Sizzix #12Tagsof2013

This journal page was inspired by Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2013.  One of my New Year’s resolutions is to Art Journal more.  I’ve also been wanting to take part in Tim’s 12 Tags.  I never met a Tim technique that I didn’t love but I’m not much of a Tag maker.  While executing one […]

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Elf on the shelf gets crafty | @PluckingDaisy #holiday #papercraft #sizzix #RangerInk #ElfOnTheShelf

Hi!  I’m Elmer the elf and I’m so happy to be guest posting on Plucking Daisies today!  I’ll be sharing a tutorial on how to make a Christmas Tag with all kinds of fun products from Ranger Ink!  I love sharing almost as much as smiling, because smiling is my favorite! Amy got a package […]

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