Archive for Melinda Gleissner

Tree Poem by Melinda Gleissner

Supplies: R164_R146_FRM10_FRM09_FRG01C_MG_800

From Stampendous:

R164 Tree Poem
R103 Music Score
FRM10 Blue Mica Fragments
FRM09 Green Mica Fragments
FRG01C Silver Crushed Glass Glitter

Plus:

StazOn Jet Black Ink by Tsukineko
Cardstock by Bazzill Basic
Watercolor Paper
Color Gelatos by Faber Castell
Ribbon by May Arts
Gesso
Fast Finish by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

1. Create card base; Stamp Tin Panel on card base using VersaMark.
2. On watercolor paper stamp Cling Music Score using Jet Black ink; Color with gelatos, blending with fingers.
3. Cover some of the image with gesso; Set aside to dry.
4. Color over some of the gesso with gelatos; Stamp Tree Poem using Jet Black Ink.
5. Die cut panel and mat; Adhere together.
6. Paint on a small amount of Fast Finish; Sprinkle with mica and glass glitter.
7. Wrap ribbon around panel; Tie knot; Attach to card base.

Married Monograms by Melinda Gleissner

Supplies: CRR162_CRN254_CRN255_MG_800

From Stampendous:

R162 Botanical Blooms
N354 Married Monograms
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

Memento Nautical Blue Ink by Tsukineko
Sap Green Archival Ink by Ranger
Cardstock by Bazzill Basic
Flowers & Pearls by Recollections
Paper Doily
Tulle
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

1. Create card base.
2. Stamp Scrolled Blossoms using VersaMark onto card base.
3. Adhere doily to card base.
4. Stamp Botanical Blooms onto white cardstock panel using Sap Green ink.
5. Stamp Married Monogram over Botanical Blooms image using Nautical Blue ink.
6. Adhere stamped panel to green mat and then to card base.
7. Embellish with pearls, flowers and tulle.

Happy Couple by Melinda Gleissner

Supplies: V126_MG_800

From Stampendous:

CRV126 Jumbo Rubber Cling Happy Couple
SSH46 Large Rectangle Acrylic Handle

Plus:

Archival Coffee Brown Ink by Ranger
Brown Cardstock by Bazzill
Standard Oval Die Set by Spellbinders and Die Cutting Machine by Spellbinders
Heidi Grace Specialty Paper Pad by Colorbo
Colored Pencils by Prismacolork
Martha Stewart White Dimensional Pearl Stickers by EK Success
Blending Paper Stumps by Pro Art
Permanent E-Z Runner Tape by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L

Instructions:

  1. Score 11” x 4-1/4” panel from brown cardstock to create a top-folding card base.
  2. Cut 5-3/8” x 4-1/8” panel from cream swirl patterned paper, Adhere to card base.
  3. Cut 5-1/4” x 4” panel from light brown patterned paper; Adhere to card base.
  4. Cut 4-3/4” x 1-1/2” panel from pink patterned paper; Cut 4-7/8” x 1-5/8” panel from cream swirl patterned paper; Mat together and adhere to card base.
  5. Cut 3-3/4” x 3-1/8” panel from pink glittered patterned paper; Cut 3-7/8” x 3-1/4” panel from cream swirl patterned paper; Mat together and adhere to card base.
  6. Die cut oval using Spellbinders die and cream swirl patterned paper.
  7. Stamp Happy Couple image on oval using Coffee brown ink; Color with Prismacolor pencils and blend with Odorless Paint Thinner; Adhere to card base.
  8. Embellish with pearl stickers.

 

Wander Lost by Melinda Gleissner

Supplies: N252_R160_SSC1167_SSC1166_FREG042_FREG01C_MG_800

From Stampendous:

N252 Wander Lost
R160 Luggage Labels
SSC1166 Air Travel Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
FRG01C Silver Crushed Glass Glitter

Plus:

StazOn Jet Black Ink by Tsukineko
Aged Mahogany, Black Soot & Antique Linen Distress Ink by Ranger
Cardstock by Bazzill Basic
Desert Storm Cardstock by Neenah
Tulle
Metal Nail Heads
Twine
Coffee
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

1. Create card base and panels from cardstock.
2. Stamp Luggage Labels twice onto white cardstock using Jet Black ink; Cut into various sized rectangles.
3. Sponge Black Soot ink around edges of each rectangle; Adhere rectangles to black panel.
4. Spritz with coffee; Set aside to dry.
5. Paint small amount of Fast Finish onto panel; Sprinkle with glass glitter.
6. Add nail heads; Adhere panels to card base.
7. Soak tulle in coffee; Set aside to dry.
8. Stamp Wander Lost sentiment onto white cardstock using Jet Black ink; Stamp suitcases over sentiment using Black Soot ink.
9. Sponge Antique Linen ink onto edges of panel; Spritz with coffee; Set aside to dry.
10. Paint small amount of Fast Finish onto panel; Sprinkle with glass glitter.
11. Adhere to mat; Attach tulle then sentiment panel to card base.
12. Stamp belt image onto white cardstock using Jet Black ink; Cut out and ink using Aged Mahogany ink.
13. Wrap belt with twine; Adhere to card base.

Nestled Bird Frame by Melinda Gleissner

Supplies: R158_M283_R103_MG_1_800

From Stampendous:

CRR158 Nestled Bird
CRR103 Music Score

Plus:

StazOn Jet Black Ink by Tsukineko
Prismacolor colored pencils
Landscape Green & Painterly Pink Studio Acrylic Paint by Ranger
Metal Stickers by Momenta
Unglazed ceramic tile
Frame
Sandpaper

Instructions:

1. Stamp Nestled Bird onto tile using Jet Black ink; Color with colored pencils.
2. Randomly stamp Music Score onto tile.
3. Water-down paint and brush onto tile; Heat set to dry.
4. Stamp sentiment onto tile using Jet Black ink.
5. Distress frame using sandpaper and acrylic paint; Stamp Music Score onto  frame using VersaMark.
6. Place tile in frame.
7. Cover metal stickers with VersaMark; Sprinkle with embossing enamel; Heat set.
8. Adhere stickers to frame.