The Tim Holtz distressing powder didn't work very well for me. I found a helpful video on Youtube, after the fact. Now I know that you can't over-emboss it. Next time I will have to heat the crap out of it & tap it off afterwards. It fascinates me....the Tim Holtz stuff. I like a lot of it, since I do so many boy pages. He does have some neat vintage themes as well. Maybe as my oldest boy grows up ( he just turned 12!), I'll really get into using more Holtz products. Here are a few "grungy" blogs: Graphic 45 Tim Holtz
|Distressing Powder feels like sandpaper.|
The awesome paint splatters are from a Close To My Heart stamp set. I did two different brown inks to make it look aged. The sentiment is also CTMH.