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Gruffies® Balloon Bear by Wendy Price


From Stampendous:
HGRP05 Balloon Bear
P247 Ornate Border
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MG01 Crystal Micro Glitter
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Radiant Neon Electric Pink Ink by Tsukineko®
Spectrum Noir Markers (PP6, PL2, PL3)
Tim Holtz® Distress Ink by Ranger®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp Ornate Border. Ink background with Distress Ink.
  2. Ink with Versamark and emboss with Clear Embossing Powder. Sprinkle on Micro Glitter and heat again.
  3. Stamp Gruffies Balloon Bear twice. Cut out balloon, hat and noise maker. Color and adhere to stamped Gruffie image with foam adhesive.
  4. Ink sentiment with Electric Pink ink and stamp.
  5. Adhere background, stamped image and sentiment on card.

House-Mouse® Gifts Galore by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HMR06_KR_800

From Stampendous:

HMR06 Gifts Galore
EP030 Kaleidoscope Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad


Turquoise, Pink, and White Cardstock
Patterned Paper
Turquoise Ribbon by May Arts
Embossing Heat Tool
Tuxedo Black Memento Ink by Tsukineko
Copic Markers
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Adhere paper panels to turquoise card base.
  2. Tie ribbon around card.
  3. Stamp image on a white panel with black ink and color with markers.
  4. Cover panel with VersaMark ink and then cover with Kaleidoscope EP
    shake excess EP into jar and then heat till melted.
  5. Back panel with pink and turquoise cardstock panels and then adhere to card with pop dots.

Balloon Kiddo by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: P165_Balloon_Boy_DH_800

From Stampendous:

P165 Balloon Kiddo
SSH46 Large Rectangle Acrylic Handle


Cling Balloon Kiddo and handle by Stampendous
Cardstock: Lime Crush Bazzill, striped pattern and white
Copic Markers
button, string
Ribbon, scissors, adheasive


1. Create A4 card base with green cardstock.
2. Stamp Balloon Kiddo with black ink.
3. Color image with your favorite coloring medium.
4. Layer image on green panel.
5. Wrap ribbon around pattern paper.
6. Layer pattern paper on green card base.
7. Adhere image/mat onto pattern paper using foam tape.
8. Glue button onto card.


Grunge Birthday by Kristine Reynolds



From Stampendous:
NKCRS03 NK Studio Grunge Cling Rubber Stamps
SSC1190 Say It Today Perfectly Clear Stamps Set
Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate

Pillow Box template printed on Mohawk Bright White Cardstock
Deco Art Cocoa Bean, Copper, and Sky Blue Acrylic Paint
Tim Holtz® Vintage Photo Distress Ink™
May Arts Ribbon and Twine


  1. Print out the Pillow Box template from the Stampendous site onto the white cardstock and cut out
  2. Drop paints on to the Creative Palette and spread with brayer
  3. Press stamps onto the Palette to lift the paint
  4. Press the Pillow Box template on to the Creative Palette, press, lift and set aside to dry
  5. When dry, assemble the box
  6. Wrap ribbon around the box
  7. Tie twine through buttons and adhere to box
  8. Stamp sentiment on a white panel with Distress Ink™ and adhere to box




HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HHP01_kr_1_800

From Stampendous:

HHP01 Happy Hoppers Party Hats


Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko
White, Peach, Pink, & Blue Cardstock
Patterned Paper
Copic Markers – E00, E01, E31, E33, E35, BG10, BG11, E21, E23, E25, R12, R14, R81, R83, R85, W3, W5, W6
Twine & Buttons by American Crafts
ZipDry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


1. Adhere paper panels to a Square peach card.
2. Stamp Party Hats image on a white panel with black ink.
3. Color image with Copic Markers.
4. Back image panel with a slightly larger pink panel and adhere to card.
5. Tie Twine through buttons and adhere to card with Zip Dry paper adhesive.