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Gruffies® Lilac Bear by Amy Hurley-Purdie


From Stampendous:
HGR01 Lilac Bear
SSC1213 Life Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSC1215 Lacy Ovals Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Tim Holtz® Dusty Concord Distress Ink by Ranger®
Prismacolor® Colored Pencils
Square & Scalloped Square Die
Purple Rhinestones
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


    1. Start with 5 ¾” x 5 ½” purple cardstock card. Stamp  Scroll repeatedly with Dusty Concord as shown. Cut 3” x 5 ½” lavender cardstock, and cut a “V” from one end. Stamp with dotted lines from Sentiment Stamp Set as shown, glue centered. Using 4 1/8” Square cutting die, cut white cardstock and stamp Lilac Bear with black ink.
    2. Color with colored pencils: Flowers: Lavender, light blue, dark purple, light green, dark green / Bear Light Brown, Dark Brown / Ground light gray, dark gray. Stamp with “Everyday . . .” sentiment.
    3. Using 5” Scalloped Square cutting die, cut deep purple cardstock. Next use 4 ½” Square cutting die to cut center from deep purple scalloped square to create frame. Glue to card as shown, and place 4 purple rhinestones on each corner of the frame.

Balloon Bear by Tenia Nelson


From Stampendous:
HGRCP05 Cling Balloon Bear
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps Set
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
STF082 VersaFine Onyx Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Patterned Papers by Authentique®
Kraft Paper
Spectrum Noir™ Markers (DR1, DR3, FS2, FS3, IG2, TN3,TN5)
Fireworks™ Craft Spray in Lady Bug by Tsukineko®
Mega Runner™ Permanent Adhesive by Xyron®
Pop Up™ Adhesive Dots by Glue Arts®


  1. Create card base with white cardstock and adhere patterned paper to card.
  2. Stamp Balloon Bear with Tuxedo Black ink onto kraft cardstock and color.
  3. Stamp Balloon Bear again with Tuxedo Black ink onto white cardstock. Color balloon and cut out.
  4. Stamp sentiment onto cut out balloon with Onyx Black ink and adhere to card using adhesive dots.
  5. Splatter craft spray onto kraft panel.
  6. Adhere patterned paper onto right side of image panel and adhere image panel onto card using adhesive dots.

Spilled Treats Basket by Debbie Cole, CDA


From Stampendous:

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

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


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™

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


  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®

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


  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