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Gruffies® Balloon Bear by Amy Hurley-Purdie

HGRP05_SSC1214_AHP_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:
HGRP05 Balloon Bear
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Tim Holtz® Shabby Shutters Distress Ink by Ranger
Spectrum Noir™ Markers
Ribbon by May Arts
Buttons
Wink of Stella Pen
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Start with 4 ½” x 6 ¾” green cardstock card. Stamp Sentiment “HAPPY birthday” repeatedly with Shabby Shutters as shown. Round corners of 3 ¾” x 5 ¾” polka dot paper, and glue to card. Cut 3” x 4 ¾” white cardstock, and stamp Balloon Bear with black ink. Stamp Sentiment “HAPPY birthday” with black ink vertically on right side. Mat on 3 1/8” x 5 ¼” orange cardstock. Glue to card front as shown.
  2. Stamp Balloon Bear with black ink onto lime green, orange, magenta, royal blue cardstock. Cut out and paper piece onto white cardstock. Color around bear’s feet with Blender, IG1, IG2.
  3. Use Zip Dry to apply ribbon, bow, and buttons. Add white highlights with gel pen to balloon, hat, and party blower. Color balloon, hat, and party horn with Wink of Stella pen.

House-Mouse® Star Spangled Mice by Jamie Martin

HMW01_SSC1168_JM_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:

HMW01 House-Mouse® Star
 Spangled Mice
SSC1168 Vintage Uppercase Perfectly
  Clear Stamps™
FREG027 Shabby White Embossing
  Enamel
EP100 White Embossing Powder
Versamark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko™
Versafine™ Onyx Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
C
olored pencils, red liner tape
Cardstock – white, blue, red
Heat tool
Red liner tape
 

Instructions:

  1. Stamp Star Spangled Mice in black, color with pencils and layer onto blue paper.

  2. Stamp USA with Versamark and emboss with white.

  3. Stripe card with red liner tape, sprinkle with Shabby White and heat.

    Mount stamped piece.

House-Mouse® Star Spangled Mice Celebrate Wreath by Monika Thomas

Supplies: HMW01_SSC1172_Patriotic Wreath_MT_800

From Stampendous:
HMW01 Star Spangled Mice

Graduation Kiddo by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies:r196g_v293_kr_800

From Stampendous:

R196 G Congrats Background
V293  Graduation Kiddo
EP232 Jade PEARLustre Embossing Powder
EI101EA Boss Gloss embossing ink

Plus:
Americana Multi surface satin paint – Lemon Zest
Americana Mat Decoupage
Mohawk Bright White Cardstock, Bazzill green Cardstock
Woodline Works unfinished wood frame
Offray ribbon
Spellbinders dies
Heat tool

Instructions:

1. Paint frame with Lemon Zest paint.
2. Allow to dry.
3. Stamp Congrats Background onto frame with Boss Gloss multiple times, and emboss with Jade embossing powder.
4. Wrap three lengths of ribbon around frame.
5. Stamp Graduation Kiddo on a white dye cut oval panel with black ink and color with markers.
6. Back panel with a green die cut panel.
7. Adhere image panel to frame with decoupage glue.
8. Paint the entire frame with decoupage glue and allow to dry completely.