Archive for Lea Kimmel

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.

Just Hatched by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:V303_SSC1202_LK_800

From Stampendous:
V303 Just Hatched Stamp
SSC1202 Regal Bird Quotes Perfectly Clear™ Stamps Set
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
C’est La Vie Collection by Bo Bunny®
Latest & Greatest 6×6 Paper Pad by Authentique®
Copic® Markers  (E40, E41, E42; Y11, Y13, Y15, Y18, YR24)
Tim Holtz® Antique Linen Distress Ink™ by Ranger®
Ribbon by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image, color and trim to desired size, add distress ink all around white space.
  2. Create A-2 card base with tent fold.
  3. Trim patterned papers as shown.
  4. Stamp sentiment, trim and add distress ink.
  5. Create mats for both stamped images.
  6. Adhere all layers but do not attach to card base.
  7. Create bow with tails and attach to card as shown.
  8. Adhere all to card base.

Teacup Cupcake by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:P247_W139_SSC1214_LK_800

From Stampendous:
W139 Teacup Cupcake
P247 Ornate Border
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
DP100 White Detail Embossing Powder
DP102 Gold Detail Embossing Powder
EI101 Boss Gloss Embossing Ink with Dauber
VP001 VersaMarker™ Watermark Ink Pen by Tsukineko®
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock by Neenah®
Memorable 6×6 Designer Paper Pad by My Mind’s Eye™
1″ Circle Punch by EK Success®
3D Foam Mounting Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives®
Copic® Markers  (B53, BG72, BG75, BG78; R81, R83, R85; RV52, RV55; E25; C00, C1; YG61, YG63, YG91, YG93, YG95)
Ribbon by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image, color and fussy cut.
  2. Ink border image with embossing ink, add embossing powder and heat.
  3. Using circle punch, punch along edge of border to create a reverse scallop edge.
  4. Create A-2 card base with a tent fold.
  5. Trim ribbon to wrap around top layers and adhere to card base.
  6. Using VersaMarker, ink rim of cup and saucer, add embossing powder and heat.
  7. Ink stamp with Boss Gloss and stamp onto white paper, fishtail one end.
  8. Attach cup to card front.
  9. Adhere sentiment just below cup.

Gothic Heart by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:Q209_P249_LK_800

From Stampendous:
Q209 Gothic Heart
P249 Vintage Note
DP104 Detail Copper Embossing Powder
FREG025 Aged Copper Embossing Enamel
FRM04 Tea Stained Mica Fragments
EI101 Boss Gloss Embossing Ink with Dauber
VP001 VersaMarker™ Pen by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Union Square Paper by My Mind’s Eye™
StazOn™ Spiced Chai Midi Ink by Tsukineko®
Tim Holtz® Tea Dye Distress Ink by Ranger®
Hug Snug Seam Binding
Key Embellishment
Tim Holtz® Paper Distresser
Paintbrush
Heat Tool
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Ink heart stamp with Boss Gloss, stamp on patterned paper, add a mix of embossing powder and embossing enamel, heat.
  2. Trim patterned paper to desired size, distress edges, brush on distress ink, mist corners, roll with paint brush, heat to set curl.
  3. Create card base for a standard A-2 card with a tent fold.
  4. Trim patterned paper for background as shown, stamp word stamp over design with StazOn, distress edges, brush on distress ink around edges, mist corners, roll slightly with paint brush, heat to set curl.
  5. Cut strip of seam binding and dye with distress ink, heat to dry, cut a piece about 3″ in length off and set aside.
  6. Knot ribbon on right side and wrap ends around background paper and adhere to back.
  7. Adhere background paper to card base.
  8. Adhere embossed heart piece to card.
  9. Using VersaMarker, add ink around edges in a random manner, add copper embossing powder, heat.
  10. Add glue to attach mica flakes as shown, shake off excess flakes.
  11. Using additional piece of dyed ribbon, attach key to ribbon