Archive for the 12 Tags 2011 Category

Jan 1 2012

Happy New Year 2012

HAPPY NEW YEAR FRIENDS AND FAMILY!!!! Here’s to wishing you all an amazing year full of love, laughter, and inspiration!!

We think the best way to start off this new year is by announcing the 12 Tags of Christmas winners!!! Thank you all for playing along…whether you participated by creating tags, visiting daily and posting comments, or just being inspired by the incredible gift Tim Holtz shares with us all…we loved the fun of this month and sharing it will all of you!

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 12 $20 GIFT CERTIFICATE WINNERS!!!!!!

Tag #1 Winner: Lisa Somerville

Tag #2 Winner: Megan

Tag #3 Winner: Tara from Oz

Tag #4 Winner: Kathleen D

Tag #5 Winner: Anita Houston

Tag #6 Winner: Kate

Tag #7 Winner: Neil Walker

Tag #8Winner: Karen Bearse

Tag #9 Winner: Barbara Washington

Tag #10 Winner: Claudine Criner

Tag #11 Winner:  Donna B

Tag #12 Winner: Michelle Reaves

AND, THE WINNER OF THE $50 GIFT CERTIFICATE CHOSEN FROM EVERYONE THAT PARTICIPATED DAILY IS:

Stephen aka bearcrazyman

We have started the raffle drawings too…so make sure you are checking Twitter/Facebook to see if you won!!!

FROM OUR FAMILY TO YOURS, WE WISH YOU EVERY BLESSING IN 2011!!!

Please email your information to info@inspirationemporium.com to claim your prizes!!
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dec 24 2011

Merry Merry Christmas

We would like to wish each of you a Merry Merry Christmas!!!!

Our gift to you is the amazing inspiration of Shelly Hickox…some eye candy for you on this special holiday (no added calories!!!)…

Here are Shelly’s 12 Tags as she played along with Tim Holtz’s 12 Tags of Christmas…Enjoy!!!

       

     

     

     

     

     

Thank you, Shelly, for sharing your incredible art with all of us…you are a true gift to us all!!

Merry Christmas from our family to yours!!! 

 

 

Dec 11 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 11

We all know and love Tim Holtz for being an amazing teacher…his love of sharing his passion and inspiring others to think outside the box and try something new is what the  Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas are all about.  Today’s tag is not only bright, cheery, and colorful, but also includes a super cool technique.

How cool is that holly? If you have been wondering how to use the Melting Pot, Tim shares a video on his blog that is fantastic!! He answers all our questions and shows the super cool technique to make the holly!

SOOOO COOL!!! The Shrink Plastic coated in UTEE is perfect to take center stage on these tags…you’ve got to try this!!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!



Dec 10 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 10

Are you as sad as we are that we are in the double digits? Tag 10 of the Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas is already here!!! How did that happen so fast?!!

Tim shares a fabulous technique to turn Idea-ology Facets into wonderful vintage embellishments!!

GORGEOUS!!! The possibilities are endless! I think some very ‘nice’ people are going to be getting these as Christmas gifts this year…they would make amazing necklaces!!

Be sure to head on over to Tim’s blog to see all the details and to learn this new technique…you’re gonna want to try these!!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!

 



Dec 9 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 9

Today’s Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas tag proves that just because a die looks like it’s for one thing, doesn’t mean that the possibilities end there…just look at what Tim has done this time:

Isn’t that candle stick fantastic??!! As an added bonus, Tim had company playing along in his studio! Go read all about it and see their tags here!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!



Dec 8 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 8

Our favorite part of tonight’s  Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas tag is that Tim had so much fun with it…he called it a ‘Tim tag’, we call it fabulous!

So many cool details…whether this tag inspires you to recreate the whole thing or just take one or two elements and add them to your next project, be sure to check out the techniques to build it on Tim’s blog!

Tim also shares some great ideas and a video (who doesn’t love Tim’s awesome videos?) on the Idea-ology Pocket Watch!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!



Dec 7 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 7

WOW…WOW…WOW…

We don’t like to pick favorites…especially only halfway-ish through…but we will say that  today’s  Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas is certainly in the running…absolutely stunning!!!

See? Every detail adds just the perfect touch…and texture…in serious love!!!

Please head on over to Tim’s blog and see the fabulous video all about Kraft Glassine…incredible surface to play with!!

We hope that you have been inspired in some way to get in there and craft…create something fantastic and try something new!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!



Dec 6 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 6

The Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas are at the mid-way mark!!! and, they just get better and better…the techniques are just blowing us away!

The tag may be simple, but the impact is certainly not!!! This tag has a fabulous vintage feel and the possibilities are endless!! In fact, Tim shares a few more pieces of inspiration today…go check it out on his blog!

We are really enjoying your projects as you play along…thank you for making this year’s Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas the best so far!!! We would be remiss if we did not thank InLinkz for their incredible (actually quite amazing) tool that allows us as well as Tim to link products as well as allow you to add your projects right onto the blog post…remarkable!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!



Dec 5 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 5

Tonight’s Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas features one of our favorite techniques!! Alcohol resist is just so cool…simple as that! You are going to love the bonus tag as much as the first…and you won’t be able to stop making the fragment ornaments!!!

Tim has a video all about Reflections on his blog…you know, those backwards stamps that are seriously GENIUS??!!! Be sure to take the time to watch it, you will be happy you did!!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!



Dec 4 2011

12 Tags of Christmas 2011 Day 4

If you were following the behind the scenes tweets and facebook status updates, you know all about the excitement of getting the 4th  Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas online on time!!! We want to say thank you Tim Holtz and Mario Rossi for the amazing adventure and dedication to getting the latest tag up…on time and absolutely gorgeous!!!

Totally appropriate that day’s snow excitement is represented with this frosty, snow flurry-ish tag!!!

You have GOT to go check out Tim’s blog to see the techniques on this tag…from the (rock star product) clear rock candy distress crackle paint to the resin look for the 25 cut out…just perfection!!

Go to this post for all the details on playing along with the 12 tags of Christmas and how to enter to win some fabulous prizes!!!