Janeville shows how to make this paper flower box in a tutorial posted here.
Vintage Street Market has several tutorials posted here, including this easy one for turning a paper bag into a "tag bag."
Dina Wakley shows a technique to try with Ranger Adirondack Colour Wash here.
Wendy Vecchi shows two different ways to use Tim Holtz's Distress Stains in a post here.
Nancy Doren has a tutorial posted with tips for achieving a rich, layered style without piling on more expensive products. See the article, "Cheap Thrills – Getting the Most Out of Your Supplies" here.