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Carousel by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: M288_H290_kr_800

From Stampendous:

M288 Carousel
H290 Life is a Circle
TP102 Tinsel Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

Memento Tuxedo Black Dye Ink by Tsukineko
Tim Holtz Scattered Straw Distress Ink by Ranger
Spectrum Noir Markers by Crafters Companion
Bright White Cardstock by Mohawk
Colored Cardstock by Bazzill Basic

Instructions:

1. Create a 5 1/2″ x 4 1/4″ top folding card out of black cardstock
2. Adhere paper panels to card
3. Stamp Carousel and sentiment on a white panel and color with markers
4. Apply VersaMark ink around the edges of the image panel and emboss with gold tinsel EP
5. Tie black ribbon around panel and then adhere to card

Life is a Circus Star by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

From Stampendous:

P181 Circus Poster
H290 Life is a Circle
L253 Lil Joker

Plus:

Star chipboard
White & Yellow acrylic paint
Fired Brick & Scattered Straw Distress Ink by Ranger
Black Archival Ink by Ranger
Watercolor pencils
Pencil with eraser
White gel pen
Waterbrush & sponges
Star Die by Spellbinders

Instructions:

1.     Paint chipboard star with white and yellow acrylic paint.
2.     Dip pencil eraser in red ink and add polka dots to star background.
3.     Stamp Circus poster using black ink on white cardstock. Color with watercolor pencils and waterbrush. Cut out.
4.     Stamp Lil Joker three times using black ink on white cardstock. Color with watercolor pencils and waterbrush. Add polka dots using white gel pen.  Cut out.
5.     Cut out stars from white cardstock. Sponge with red and yellow dye inks.
6.     Stamp Life is a Circus using black ink on white cardstock. Color with dye inks and watercolor pencils.  Cut out.
7.     Assemble star by layering stars and images.
8.     Add ribbon to top.

 

Lil Joker Necklace by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: L253_kr_800

From Stampendous:

L253 Lil Joker
FRG14C Royal Purple Glass Glitter
FRG08C Bronze Glass Glitter
FREG040 Embossing Enamel

Plus:

 Memento Tuxedo Black Dye Ink by Tsukineko
Spectrum Noir Markers by Crafters Companion
Bezel Frame by Bezel Frame
Beads by Blue Moon
Beads by Bead Gallery
Jewelry Resin by Enviro-tex
Glossy Accents by Ranger
Quick Dry Adhesive by Scotch

Instructions:

1. Stamp joker image on a white panel and trim to fit bezel
2. Color image with markers
3. Glue image panel inside bezel and cover with two coats of glue
4. When dry sprinkle aged wine embossing enamel in the lower left corner and heat to melt
5. Adhere purple glass glitter in upper right corner with Glossy Accents
6. Mix Resin and pour into bezel.
7. Allow to dry at least 24 hours.
8. Add additional glass glitter to the outer edges of the bezel with glossy accents and allow to dry

Circus Poster by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: L253_H290_P181_SSC1157_JD_800

From Stampendous:

P181 Circus Poster
H290 Life is a Circle
L253 Lil Joker
FRG09C Black Glass Glitter

Plus:

Dot Edge Ribbon by Creative Impressions
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko
Walnut Distress Ink by Ranger
Foam tape
Kraft & Glossy cardstock by American Crafts
Black & Red cardstock by Bazill Basic
Scalloped patterned paper by Echo Park
Ticket punch

Instructions:

1. Cut red card base 11 x 4 1/4″ scored at 5 1/2″.
2. Cut black mat 4 x 5 1/4″.
3. Cut dot pattern paper 3 3/4 x 5 and ink edges.  adhere to black mat.  wrap with ribbon and adhere to cardbase.
4. Stamp Circus Poster onto glossy paper and distress with distress ink.
5. Cut to 2 3/4 x 4 1/4″ and ink edges.
6. Adhere to a black mat measuring 3 x 4 1/2.
7. Pop up on card as shown in picture.
8. Stamp 3 tickets  from carousel circus and distress edges.
9. Place on card.
10. Stamp 2 Lil Jokers, once on pattern paper and once on white paper.
11. Cut outfit and paste on white image.
12. Cut out and place on card after slightly inking jokers edges.
13. Stamp Life Is A Circus onto kraft paper and cut and ink and mat on black mat.  apply to card.
14. Create a bow and place on card.
15. Using liquid adhesive apply some to card in areas you wish to apply glass glitter. Sprinkle with glass glitter and let dry.