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House-Mouse® Patriotic Painters by Wendy Price


HMR33 Patriotic Painters
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Spectrum Noir™ Markers (EB1, EB2, GB8, TB4, IG1, IG2, IG4, IG5, PP1, TN5, TN8)
Spectrum Noir™ Blendable Pencils (026, 027, 073, 091)

Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Trim cardstock to 10 x 6 inches. Score at 5 inches and fold to create card.
  2. Stamp image and color with markers and pencils.
  3. Mat stamped image with cardstock.

Live Creatively Large Chunky Tools by Jamie Martin


M309 Live Creatively
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

DWLG761 Large Chunky Tools Stencil
DWLX7029 Graduated Dot Stencil

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Adirondack® Rust Ink by Ranger®
Tim Holtz® Mustard Seed & Peeled Paint Distress Ink Sprays by Ranger®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Dazzle Tac™ by Beacon Adhesives
Dew Drops


  1. Lay Graduated Dot Stencil on a white panel in a shoe box and spray with mustard seed and peeled paint Distress Sprays.
  2. Stamp Live Creatively on the panel with rust ink.
  3. Stencil Large Chunky Tools Stencil, only the paint brush with rust ink.
  4. Glue on Dew Drops with Dazzle Tac.
  5. Glue onto a rust card.

House-Mouse® Painted Pansies by Jennie Lin Black


From Stampendous:
HMR17 Painted Pansies
SSC1213 Life Words Perfectly Clear Stamps™
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Printed Papers
Copic® Markers (R59, R27, YR02, YR04, Y11, YG03, YG63, YG67, Y11, BG78, W1, W3, W5, E000, E00, E11, R20, B000)
Butterfly Punch by Martha Stewart Crafts®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


House-Mouse® Painting Pals by Amy Hurley-Purdie


From Stampendous:
HMR22 Painting Pals
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics® – red, yellow, green, blue
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

  • Watercolor Paper
  • Watercolors – red, orange, yellow, green, blue, grey, brown, pink
  • Paint brush
  • Zip Dry
  • Foam Tape


  1. Start with 5” x 7” blue card, round corners. Cut and round corners of 6 ¾” x 4 ¾” green cardstock and glue centered onto blue card. Cut and round corners of 6 1/2” x 4 1/2” yellow cardstock and glue centered. Cut and round corners of 6” x 4” red cardstock and ink paint tube on Painting Pals stamp. Stamp all over, and glue centered.
  2. Cut 5 1/4″ x 4″ watercolor paper. Stamp painting pals image onto watercolor paper. Paint with watercolors as shown.
  3. Stamp sentiment stamp centered. Foam tape onto card.

The Look by Asia King


From Stampendous:
CRS7005 Cling The Look
SSC1200 Discover Today Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
GX358U Melon Ultra Fine Pearl Glitter
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
Mixed Media White Paper

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®: Adhesive Sheets 4×6″

Media: Faber-Castell PITT pens (Pink Madder, Light Flesh, Dark Chrome Yellow, May Green, Cobalt Green, Raw Umber, Warm Grey); PaperArtsy London Night Fresco Finish paint, black chalk pencil, Windsor & Newton Fluid Retarder, brayer, water brush

DecoArt Americana acrylic paints (Bubblegum Pink, Yellow Light, Light Buttermilk, Citron Green, White, Emperor’s Gold, Lace Chalky Finish),

Tsukineko®/Imagine Crafts ink refills (Electric Coral, Electric Yellow, Electric Orange, Electric Green); ColorBox® Smooch® Green Apple Pearlized Accent Ink

TCW361s Mini Tiny Circles, TCW248s Mini Cubist stencils, plastic bottle cups, plastic loyalty card


  1. Trim your page to A5 size.
  2. Create your background with CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles. Add small blobs of paints and a small drop of fluid retarder onto your Creative Palette and smoosh around with a brayer. Press your page to make a base print.
  3. Add more paint and a few drops of inks from the reinkers to the Creative Palette. Layer the Mini Cubist stencil, run over with the brayer and press the page to print the second layer. Rub over the stencil’s crevasses to help the pattern transfer.
  4. Lift the stencil off the Palette and press it onto the page to get the print of the negative image.
  5. Add more stenciling directly onto the page with Tiny Circles stencil.
  6. Add some random stamping to the background with the square pattern stamps included with your Palette using neon inks.
  7. Stamp a couple of flowers from The Look set with Electric Yellow ink. Heat set the page with a heat tool.
  8. Lay the negative of the free template from The Look set onto the page. Fill the space with Lace paint with a sponge/dabber. Add another layer if needed. Allow to dry.
  9. Stamp the girl with Tuxedo Black ink and colour in with Pitt pens and water brush. Add shading with chalk pencil.
  10. Add some rays as shown using Green Apple Accent Ink. When dry, cover the rays with Adhesive Sheets and sprinkle with Mellon Pearl glitter.
  11. Stamp a rose flower onto pattered papers and add to the girl’s hair as shown.
  12. Stamp the quotes from Discover Today set onto cream card, cut out and adhere to the page. Add detailing with Green Apple ink and chalk pencil.
  13. Finish the page with gold paint accents and bottle cap rings.