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Spilled Treats Basket by Debbie Cole, CDA

HGRP04_DC_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:

HGRCP04 Cling Spilled Treats
Clear Acrylic Handle, medium
VersaMarker™ Watermark Pen
Plus:

Decoart Americana Acrylic paint- Cadmium Orange, Ebony Black, Jack-O-Lantern Orange, Marigold, Primary Yellow, Slate Grey, and White Wash
DuraClear Matte Varnish
Silver Brush Ltd. – Golden Natural brushes, 2008S Square Wash, size ½”, 2002S Shader, size #4 and #6, 2000S Round, size #3, Series 2007S Liner, size #00
Surface- Painter’s Paradise, basket with lid
Embossing heat tool

Instructions:

1. Seal the lid and sand lightly.
2.Basecoat the entire lid with White Wash. Basecoat the checks with Jack-O-Lantern Orange, Primary Yellow, and Ebony Black. Apply one coat of matte varnish to the lid.
3. Apply the stamp to an acrylic handle, load the stamp with Ebony Black paint and stamp in the center of the lid. Refer to photo for placement.
4. Apply washes of color to the yellow areas with Primary Yellow, the orange areas with Jack-O-Lantern Orange, and bears with Slate Grey. Once dry, wash over the bears with a wash of Jack-O-Lantern Orange.
5. Shade the yellow areas with Marigold and the orange areas with Jack-O Lantern Orange. Shade grey areas with a glaze of Black. Reinforce the orange shades with Cadmium Orange.
4. Using a ruler run the VersaMarker around  the lid. Sprinkle with Starry Night Embossing Powder and heat set.
5. Add varnish to the lid without covering the embossing.

Lid Closeup

Lid Closeup

Gruffies® Bear Blocks Bienvenido Bebé by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HGRV05_KR_800

From Stampendous:
HGRV05 Gruffies® Bear Blocks by House-Mouse Designs®
SSC1151 Spanish Invite Perfectly Clear Stamps™

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Dye Ink by Tsukineko®
Copic Markers (B04-B01-B00-Y15-Y06-Y00-R21-R23-R25-W00-W1-W3-W5-E40)
Bazzill Basic Cardstock, Mohawk Bright White, Canvas Corp patterned paper
EK Success Border punch, Spellbinders oval dies

Instructions:

  1. Layer patterned paper panel on to a blue card base.
  2. Punch one side of a blue strip of card stock and adhere to card.
  3. Adhere a thin strip of vanilla cardstock onto the card.
  4. Stamp Bear Blocks image on a white panel with black ink and color with markers.
  5. Stamp sentiment on a white oval panel and back with a blue oval panel.
  6. Adhere to card.

Gruffies® Beachy Bears by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HGRP03_2_kr_2_800

From Stampendous:
HGRP03 Gruffies® Beachy Bears by House-Mouse Designs®

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Dye Ink by Tsukineko®
Copic markers (W5-W3-W1-C7-C5-C3-C1-YR02-YR04-R81-R83-R85-G40-G82-E31-E33-E35YG00-YG03-E50-E51)
Mohawk® bright white
Bazzill® Basics Cardstock
Colorbox™ Patterned Paper
Celebrate It ribbon

Instructions:

  1. Adhere paper panels to card base.
  2. Stamp image on white cardstock and color with markers.
  3. Adhere to card as you tie the ribbon through the panel and tie into a bow

Gruffies® Sleepy Reader by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: Sleepy Time by Suzanne Czosek

From Stampendous:
HGRV01 Sleepy Reader Gruffies® by House-Mouse Designs

Plus:
STAEDTLER Karat Aquarell Watercolor Pencils
Waterbrush
Signo Uni-Ball White Gel Pen
Pattern Paper
Ranger Archival Ink – Black
Buttons, Ribbon
Green Twine
Brown Ribbon
Brown, White Cardstock
Brown, Blue Dye Ink
Oval Dies

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image using black water resistant ink. Color with watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
  2. Highlight with white gel pen.
  3. Die Cut image using Oval.
  4. Sponge around bear with blue dye ink.
  5. Sponge around the edges using brown dye ink.
  6. Cut pattern paper in banners and strip.
  7. Assemble card.

Gruffies® Cake Dreamer by Kristine Reynolds

HGRV02_W192_KR_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:
HGRV02 Cake Dreamer Wood Stamp
W121 Square Illusion Wood Stamp
FREG027 Shabby White Embossing Enamel
TP114 Blue Tinsel Embossing Powder
CP811 Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Imagine Crafts
Copic® Markers (G12, G14, G17, W1, W3, W5, C3, B000, E00, BG02, BG05)
Americana® Deep Turquoise, Lemon Zest, & Apple Green Satin Acrylic Paint by DecoArts®
White Cardstock
Colored Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper
Happy Birthday Panel by David Tutera
Ribbon by May Arts
Classic Circle Dies by Spellbinders
Brayer
Heat Tool

Instructions:

  1. Add drops of all the paints on the Creative Palette Plate and spread with brayer.
  2. Stamp square illusion stamp randomly on the plate to lift the paint.
  3. Press Happy Birthday panel on to the palette plate and then lift and set aside to dry.
  4. When dry adhere the painted panel to a top folding square teal card.
  5. Wrap two lengths of ribbon around the card.
  6. Stamp image on a white die cut circle and color with markers.
  7. Back image circle panel with a larger die cut green circle and then adhere to card.
  8. Sprinkle Shabby white embossing enamel and Blue Tinsel Embossing powder randomly on card and heat from underneath to melt.