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Vintage Couple by Janelle Stollfus


Q204 Vintage Couple Rubber Stamp
MG02 Gold Micro Glitter
MG11 Red Micro Glitter
MG12 Green Micro Glitter
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
VM001 Versamark Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®

Dreamweaver Stencils:
DWLX7003 Ornate Xmas Tree Stencil

Vellum by Core’dinations®
Chalkboard Core Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Vintage Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Sand-It Gadget by Core’dinations®
White Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Dodz by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®
Thin 3D Foam Black Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®
White marker pen by American Crafts



Vintage Couple by Tenia Nelson


Q204 Vintage Couple Rubber Stamp
SSC1209 Holiday Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps Set
MEM01 Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH34 Medium Acrylic Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Handle

Dreamweaver Stencils:
DWLX7026 Chevron Background Stencil

Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Red ink
Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
3D-Foam squares by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®
Circle die or punch
Corner punch
Washi Tape


  1. Fold a 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch kraft cardstock in half to a finished 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch side folding card base.
  2. Lay stencil onto front of card base and sponge red ink through stencil.
  3. Corner round top corner of card base.
  4. Stamp Vintage Couple with black ink onto color cardstock and cut out with circle die or punch. Adhere to card base with foam squares.
  5. Stamp Holiday Words onto Mixed Media White Paper with black ink and trim down with scissors. Adhere to card base with foam squares.
  6. Glue sequins onto card base.
  7. Add washi tape to card base.

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.