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PenPattern Elephant by Lea Kimmel


W146 PenPattern Elephant
SSC1226 Wild Sayings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Memento™ London Fog Ink by Tsukineko®
Ribbon by May Arts
Staedtler® Pigment Liner 308
Copic® Markers (C1, C3, C4, C5)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
3D Foam Mounting Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives®  by 3L®


  1. Stamp elephant on white cardstock.
  2. Doodle areas as shown.
  3. Color remaining areas with gray markers.
  4. Trim image to desired size.
  5. Create an A2 card base with a tent fold.
  6. Trim a mat for main image from black cardstock.
  7. Adhere image to mat and then to card base.
  8. Stamp sentiment in black ink on white cardstock.
  9. Trim sentiment to desired size.
  10. Trim a mat to fit sentiment from black cardstock.
  11. Adhere sentiment to mat.
  12. Cut ric-rac to fit width of card and attach as shown.
  13. Attach sentiment to card with foam squares as shown.

Easter Cupcake by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
M320 Easter Cupcake Stamp
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper by Doodlebug Design, Inc™
Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock by Neenah®
Ribbon by May Arts
Action Wobble®
Spectrum Noir™ Markers (PP1; BP1, BP2; GB5; OR1; CG1, CG2; IB1, IB2; IG1)
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives™
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp three cupcake images, color and fussy cut each image.
  2. Create A-2 card base with a landscape tent fold.
  3. Trim patterned papers as shown.
  4. Create mat for top layer of patterned papers with same Bazzill® paper and adhere to top patterned paper.
  5. Create bow with tails long enough to reach around sides of matted top layers and adhere to back.
  6. Adhere bottom patterned paper to card base.
  7. Adhere top matted pieces to card.
  8. Using foam squares, attach the outer images to the card.
  9. Attach an Action Wobble® to the middle image and then attach to card.

PenPattern Dragonfly by Jamie Martin

Supplies: V299_SSC1201_JM_800

From Stampendous:
V299 PenPattern Dragonfly


May Arts ribbon, glossy accents, colored pencils Beacon Zip Dry
Ink- black Versafine
Paper- white, pink, note card from Michael’s


  1. Stamp Dragonfly on white in black and color with pencils.
  2. Add glossy accents to the center of flowers and sprinkle with glitter.
  3. Stamp sentiments above and below dragonfly and layer onto pink paper.
  4. Glue to the front of a note card and apply ribbon to the bottom of note card.

Balloon Kiddo by Wendy Price

Supplies: P165_BalloonKiddo_WP_800

From Stampendous:

P165 Balloon Kiddo
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle


Cling Balloon Kiddo CRP165
Bazzill Red Devil Cardstock, black cardstock
American Crafts Confetti  Holly Hazelnut
Little Yellow Bicycle Elizabeth Park Teal Daisy
Memento Ink
Zip Dry Adhesive
corner rounding punch


  1. Cut and fold 12″ x 6″ black panel to form card base.
  2. Stamp image in Memento Ink on 5″ x 5″ white cardstock and color with Copics.
  3. Round corners with punch.
  4. Adhere stamped image and pattern paper to 5 3/4″ x 5 3/4″ red panel.
  5. Add twine for embellishment.
  6. Adhere red cardstock to black card base. 

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.