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Winter Delivery by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
W136 Winter Delivery
FREG05C Lavender Crushed Glass Glitter
FREG043 Aged Green Embossing Enamel
EI101 Boss Gloss™ Embossing Ink

Bright Palette Dual Brush Pens by Tombow®
Jewel Palette Dual Brush Pens by Tombow®
Onyx Black Archival Ink™ by Ranger®
Tim Holtz® Antique Linen Distress Ink by Ranger®
Light Mauve Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper™
Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock by Neenah®
Mitten Weather™ 6×6 Mini Deck by Cosmo Cricket™
Ric Rac ribbon by May Arts Ribbon®
Tim Holtz® Paper Distress Tool by Ranger®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon® Adhesives
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives® by 3L


  1. Stamp image with black ink.
  2. Using an acrylic block as a palette, color brush pen onto block and mix colors as needed.
  3. Apply ink from block using blender pen including in the brush pen set. Applying color in this way gives a nice soft watercolor effect.
  4. Once coloring is complete, cut out image using die.
  5. Create 5″x 5″ card base with a tent fold starting with a 5 1/2 x 11 inch cardstock.
  6. Trim your patterned papers as shown.
  7. Use the paper distress tool on the edges of your image and both patterned papers.
  8. Add distress ink to the edges you’ve just distressed.
  9. Adhere the two patterned papers together.
  10. Trim a piece of ric rac to fit across and around to back side of layered patterned papers and adhere.
  11. Adhere layered papers and with ribbon to card base.
  12. Using foam squares, attach image to card.
  13. Add Boss Gloss™ in a few spots around edges, add embossing enamel and heat to melt.
  14. Add glue where desired and sprinkle on glitter, set aside to dry.

Truck of Gifts by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
R186 Truck of Gifts
SSC1182 Holly Bird Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSC1183 Christmas Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MG01 Crystal Micro Glitter
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Handle

Jolly 6×6 Paper Pad America Crafts®
Red Embossed Dot Cardstock by Bazzill®
Green Cardstock by Bazzill®
Classic Crest Solar White by Neenah®
Archival Ink™ in Vermillion
Iced Spruce Tim Holtz® Distress Ink™ by Ranger Ink
Tag Punch by Fiskars®
Alcohol Markers by Copic® (Sky – B41; BG0000; Truck – G21, 24, 28; C00, 0, 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; E35, 37, 39, 43, 44; R35, 37, 39; Christmas Tree – G94, 99; R35, 37; Gifts – R56, 59; BG72, 75; Pine Tree Needles: G94, 99; Snow – BG0000; 0-Colorless Blender)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®
Foam Mount Adhesive Square
White Cotton Thread by Aunt Lydia’s Crochet Thread®
Dark Red Seam Binding


  1. Stamp image, color as desired and trim closely around edge.
  2. Create card base from green cardstock.
  3. Trim patterned background paper and add bow to lower portion of patterned paper.
  4. Adhere patterned paper to card base.
  5. Cut red cardstock and adhere image, then adhere onto card base above bow.
  6. Punch out tag and stamp as shown.
  7. Using glue, adhere glitter to tree branches as shown
  8. Tie tag around ribbon and adhere in to place with a foam mounting square.

Truck of Gifts by Janelle Stollfus


From Stampendous:
R186 Truck of Gifts
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Acrylic Stamp Handle

Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Alcohol Markers by Copic® (Truck Paint: Y13, YR21, YR23, YR27, E08, E09, E43, E44, E84, W0, W5; Truck Chrome: C0, C2, YR27, E08; Tires: T1, T4, W5, W9; Truck Shadow: W0, W01, B91, B93; Christmas Tree: YG03, YG13, YG17, B04, R02, R39, YR04; Presents: BV01, BV13, R02, R39, RV95, E43, E44; Snow Covered Trees: G40, G43, G46, BV000; Snow: BV000, BV20; Sky: BG01, BV01, B93, B95, BV20)


  1. Create a top folding card using a 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch cardstock and folding it to a finished size of 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.
  2. Stamp Truck of Gifts with Memento Tuxedo Black ink onto white carstock.
  3. Color with alcohol markers (Copic marker numbers are provided in the supplies section) or a coloring medium of choice.


Dear Santa by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
CRS5058 Jumbo Cling Dear Santa Stamp Set
FREG03 Aged Scarlet Embossing Enamel
EP200 Stamp N’ Bond Heat-Activated Adhesive Powder
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Perfectly Clear Acrylic Jumbo Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics®
White Cardstock by Mohawk
Alcohol Markers by Copic® (G12, G14, G17, R21, R22, R24, E41, E43, C01, C03, Y19, E21, E23, E29)
May Arts Ribbon®
Heat Tool
ZipDry™ Paper Adhesive by Beacon Adhesives®


  1. Stamp words on a white panel with Rhubarb and Ivy ink.
  2. Back panel with a green panel and adhere to a dark red card.
  3. Stamp image on a white panel with black ink and color with copic markers.
  4. Back panel with green cardstock panel.
  5. Adhere panel to card.
  6. Tie ribbon around card.
  7. Sprinkle embossing enamel on card and heat from underneath until melted.
  8. Use stamp n’ Bond to adhere Cotton Ball fun flock to image.

House-Mouse® Christmas Story by Debi Hammons


From Stampendous

HMR15 Christmas Story Stamp
GX220U Ultrafine Crystal Glitter
STF082 VersaFine Onyx Black Ink Pad by Tsukineko

White, Kraft and Red card stock
Zip Dry paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Colored Pencils by PrismaColor
Glue pen by Zig
String of Christmas Lights by Darice


  1. Fold 8-1/2” x 5-1/2” Kraft card stock in half to form card base
  2. Stamp the Christmas Story on 5” x 3-3/4” white card stock
  3. Color as desired
  4. Glue to 5-1/4” x 4” Red card stock
  5. Glue to the card front
  6. Glue a string of about 5 Christmas lights along the top of the card front
  7. Add glitter to the light bulbs on the image with the glue pen