Winter Delivery by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:

From Stampendous:
W136 Winter Delivery
FREG05C Lavender Crushed Glass Glitter
FREG043 Aged Green Embossing Enamel
EI101 Boss Gloss™ Embossing Ink

Plus:
Bright Palette Dual Brush Pens by Tombow®
Jewel Palette Dual Brush Pens by Tombow®
Onyx Black Archival Ink™ by Ranger®
Tim Holtz® Antique Linen Distress Ink by Ranger®
Light Mauve Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper™
Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock by Neenah®
Mitten Weather™ 6×6 Mini Deck by Cosmo Cricket™
Ric Rac ribbon by May Arts Ribbon®
Tim Holtz® Paper Distress Tool by Ranger®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon® Adhesives
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives® by 3L

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image with black ink.
  2. Using an acrylic block as a palette, color brush pen onto block and mix colors as needed.
  3. Apply ink from block using blender pen including in the brush pen set. Applying color in this way gives a nice soft watercolor effect.
  4. Once coloring is complete, cut out image using die.
  5. Create 5″x 5″ card base with a tent fold starting with a 5 1/2 x 11 inch cardstock.
  6. Trim your patterned papers as shown.
  7. Use the paper distress tool on the edges of your image and both patterned papers.
  8. Add distress ink to the edges you’ve just distressed.
  9. Adhere the two patterned papers together.
  10. Trim a piece of ric rac to fit across and around to back side of layered patterned papers and adhere.
  11. Adhere layered papers and with ribbon to card base.
  12. Using foam squares, attach image to card.
  13. Add Boss Gloss™ in a few spots around edges, add embossing enamel and heat to melt.
  14. Add glue where desired and sprinkle on glitter, set aside to dry.

Truck of Gifts by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:

From Stampendous:
R186 Truck of Gifts
SSC1182 Holly Bird Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSC1183 Christmas Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MG01 Crystal Micro Glitter
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Handle

Plus:
Jolly 6×6 Paper Pad America Crafts®
Red Embossed Dot Cardstock by Bazzill®
Green Cardstock by Bazzill®
Classic Crest Solar White by Neenah®
Archival Ink™ in Vermillion
Iced Spruce Tim Holtz® Distress Ink™ by Ranger Ink
Tag Punch by Fiskars®
Alcohol Markers by Copic® (Sky – B41; BG0000; Truck – G21, 24, 28; C00, 0, 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; E35, 37, 39, 43, 44; R35, 37, 39; Christmas Tree – G94, 99; R35, 37; Gifts – R56, 59; BG72, 75; Pine Tree Needles: G94, 99; Snow – BG0000; 0-Colorless Blender)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®
Foam Mount Adhesive Square
White Cotton Thread by Aunt Lydia’s Crochet Thread®
Dark Red Seam Binding

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image, color as desired and trim closely around edge.
  2. Create card base from green cardstock.
  3. Trim patterned background paper and add bow to lower portion of patterned paper.
  4. Adhere patterned paper to card base.
  5. Cut red cardstock and adhere image, then adhere onto card base above bow.
  6. Punch out tag and stamp as shown.
  7. Using glue, adhere glitter to tree branches as shown
  8. Tie tag around ribbon and adhere in to place with a foam mounting square.

Truck of Gifts by Janelle Stollfus

Supplies:R186_JS_800

From Stampendous:
R186 Truck of Gifts
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Acrylic Stamp Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Alcohol Markers by Copic® (Truck Paint: Y13, YR21, YR23, YR27, E08, E09, E43, E44, E84, W0, W5; Truck Chrome: C0, C2, YR27, E08; Tires: T1, T4, W5, W9; Truck Shadow: W0, W01, B91, B93; Christmas Tree: YG03, YG13, YG17, B04, R02, R39, YR04; Presents: BV01, BV13, R02, R39, RV95, E43, E44; Snow Covered Trees: G40, G43, G46, BV000; Snow: BV000, BV20; Sky: BG01, BV01, B93, B95, BV20)

Instructions:

  1. Create a top folding card using a 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch cardstock and folding it to a finished size of 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.
  2. Stamp Truck of Gifts with Memento Tuxedo Black ink onto white carstock.
  3. Color with alcohol markers (Copic marker numbers are provided in the supplies section) or a coloring medium of choice.

 

Dear Santa by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies:CRS5058_EJK01_EJK02_KR_380

From Stampendous:
CRS5058 Jumbo Cling Dear Santa Stamp Set
FREG03 Aged Scarlet Embossing Enamel
EP200 Stamp N’ Bond Heat-Activated Adhesive Powder
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Perfectly Clear Acrylic Jumbo Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics®
White Cardstock by Mohawk
Alcohol Markers by Copic® (G12, G14, G17, R21, R22, R24, E41, E43, C01, C03, Y19, E21, E23, E29)
May Arts Ribbon®
Heat Tool
ZipDry™ Paper Adhesive by Beacon Adhesives®

Instructions:

  1. Stamp words on a white panel with Rhubarb and Ivy ink.
  2. Back panel with a green panel and adhere to a dark red card.
  3. Stamp image on a white panel with black ink and color with copic markers.
  4. Back panel with green cardstock panel.
  5. Adhere panel to card.
  6. Tie ribbon around card.
  7. Sprinkle embossing enamel on card and heat from underneath until melted.
  8. Use stamp n’ Bond to adhere Cotton Ball fun flock to image.

Dear Santa Glass Block by Debbie Cole

Supplies:

Dear Santa Glass Block by Debbie Cole

From Stampendous:
CRS5058 Jumbo Cling Dear Santa Stamp Set
SSH57 Perfectly Clear Acrylic Jumbo Handle

Plus:
Americana Gloss Enamels® by DecoArt®  (Black, Bright Orange, Dark Chocolate, Hauser Dark Green, Festive Green, Fleshtone, Glorious Gold, Honey Brown, Light Buttermilk, Napa Red, True Red, Saffron Yellow, Slate Grey, White)
Golden Natural Brushes by Silver Brush Ltd® (Square size ½”, Shader size #4 and #6, Round, size #3, Liner, size #00)
Cosmetic Sponge Wedges ( without oils or lotions)
Paper palette
Paper towel
Removable tape
Decorative Rice Lights (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Wash the glass block and wipe with rubbing alcohol to remove any oils.
  2. Place Dear Santa stamp onto a Jumbo acrylic handle. Pounce a cosmetic sponge into black paint poured onto palette paper and then on a clean area of the palette. When you look at the bottom of the sponge it should be covered by paint but you should still be able to see the texture of the sponge. Quickly pounce the loaded sponge and apply to the stamp. Stamp onto the middle of the glass block. Allow it to completely dry.
  3. Undercoat all the elements of the designs with White and allow to dry.
  4. Determine basecoating by referring to the photo.
    Red areas with True Red. White areas with 1:1 mix of Slate Grey and White. Green areas with Hauser Dark Green. Flesh areas with 1:1 mix of Fleshtone and Light Buttermilk. Golden areas with Saffron Yellow. Black areas with black. Brown areas with Honey Brown.
  5. Shade the red areas with Napa Red, reinforce with 1:1 mix of True Red and Black. Highlight with Bright Orange. Highlight the green areas with Festive Green. Shade the beard and fur areas with Slate Grey. Pull heavy curved lines with Light Buttermilk, reinforce with White. Shade the golden areas with 1:1 mix of Saffron Yellow and Honey Brown. Highlight with 1:1 mix of Saffron Yellow and Light Buttermilk. The black areas are highlighted with Slate Grey.
  6. Shade the teddy bear with Chocolate Brown. Highlight with texture lines of Honey Brown + Light Buttermilk (1:1).
  7. Heat set following manufacturer’s directions. Allow to cool and add a ribbon of your choice.