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Parrot by Wendy Price

Parrot by Wendy PriceSupplies:

From Stampendous:
CRS5061 Jumbo Cling Rubber Parrot
H302 Grunge Birthday
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Colored Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Inktense Colored Pencils by Derwent®
Ribbon by May Arts


  1. Stamp parrot image. Color with watercolor pencils and cut out.
  2. Stamp leaf in watermark ink on cardstock. Adhere to cardfront.
  3. Stamp sentiment and adhere to card.
  4. Embellish card with ribbon and stamped parrot image.

Fireman Kiddo by Janelle Stollfus

Supplies: Q168_FRC23_JS_800

From Stampendous:

Q168 Fireman Kiddo
FRC23 Hot Orange Color Fragments


Black Magic Cardstock by Core’dinations
Black, White & Honey Yellow Cardstock
Copic Markers
Sand-It Set by Core’dinations
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


1. Stamp Fireman Kiddo with black ink.
2. Color with markers.
3. Using the Sand-It Set, sand the Black Magic cardstock around edges and clean off with Dust Buddy.
4. Glue down Honey Yellow cardstock. Cut tails into the black cardstock and glue down onto Honey Yellow cardstock.
5. Glue down Fireman Kiddo.
6. Squeeze out a small amount of Beacon glue in scribbling motion across the bottom of the Kiddo image.
7. Sprinkle Hot Orange Color Fragments and gently press down over glue. Shake off excess color fragments and return to container.

Birthday Geo Blossom by Janelle Stollfus

Geo Blossom by Janelle StollfusSupplies

From Stampendous:
CRW123 Cling Geo Blossom
CP811 Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate
SSC1190 Say It Today Sentiments Perfectly Clear Set
FREG020 Chunky Clear Embossing Enamel
MG04 Pink Micro Glitter
 STF081 VersaFine™ Onyx Black Ink by Imagine Crafts

Black Dye-based Ink
DecoArt Acrylic Paint (Antique White, Dragon Fruit, Dioxazine Purple, Apple Green)
May Arts Ribbon
White cardstock
Natural cardstock
Core’dination textured cardstock (Amethyst, Blue Moss)
Circle cutter
Hole punch
Corner rounder punch
Heating Tool


  1. Create a print using the Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate instructions on white cardstock using acrylic paints.
  2. Trim down part of the mono printed cardstock to fit card base. Stamp Geo Blossom with black ink around edges twice. Heat set.
  3. Stamp Geo Blossom on a smaller piece of cardstock with Versamark Watermark ink. Clean stamp and leave on acrylic block. Set aside.
  4. Sprinkle Chunky Clear Embossing Enamel over image and tap off excess. Sprinkle Pink Micro Glitter over enamel and heat set from the back side of the cardstock. Cool and tap off excess glitter.
  5. Stamp sentiment in black ink next to glittered flower by bending the stamp into a curve as you mount it on the acrylic block. Round corners of cardstock with punch.
  6. Layer sentiment onto texture cardstock and punch hole for ribbon.
  7. Tie a knot with ends of ribbon, trim tails. Wrap around mono printed cardstock with the knot to one side and trim excess ribbon from the back. Glue down ribbon ends on back of cardstock and then to the card base.
  8. Align sentiment layer next to knot in ribbon and cut the ribbon hidden under sentiment layer. Pull cut edge of the knot side through hole punched in the sentiment layer and glue to down. Glue down other side on mono print layer.
  9. Add foam adhesive to back of sentiment and adhere to card.

HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Suzanne Czosek

HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HHP01 Party Hats
FRM08 Yellow Mica Fragments

Archival Jet Black Ink by Ranger®
Colored Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper
Yellow Ink
Border Punch by EK Success®
Quickie Glue Pen by Sakura®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp bunnies using black ink.
  2. Color images with watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
  3. Sponge edges of panel with yellow dye ink.
  4. Mount main panel onto pink cardstock.
  5. Punch border on pink cardstock.  Layer pattern papers and pink cardstock to assemble card.
  6. Tie tulle through button. Attach to banner.
  7. Accent main image with sprinkling of yellow color fragment.

Fireman Kiddo by Suzanne Czosek


From Stampendous:

Q168 Fireman Kiddo
FREG023 Aged Silver Embossing Enamel
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad


Patterned Paper
Red, Yellow & White Cardstock
Brown Dye Ink
Distressing Tool
Watercolor Pencils
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


1.     Stamp Fireman Kiddo using black ink on white cardstock.
2.     Color image using watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
3.     Cut out image.
4.     Cut out circle from pattern paper.  Place image in center of circle.  Draw road and color with watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
5.     Distress edges of circle with distressing tool. Sponge edges with brown dye ink.
6.     Mount circle on red circle.
7.     Cut background pattern paper.  Distress edges with distressing tool. Sponge edges of pattern paper with versamark ink pad. Heat emboss using Aged silver embossing enamel.
8.     Cut banners from pattern paper. Distress edges with distressing tool. Sponge edges with brown dye ink.
9.     Mount background paper on cardbase. Assemble card.