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Happy Greetings by Debi Hammons


From Stampendous:
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
DCS5074 Build A Bouquet Die Set
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
FREG023 Aged Silver Embossing Enamel
MEM01 Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
FX72 Clip Tool

Color Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Pattern Paper
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Hole punch
Twine by May Arts®


  1. Trim pattern paper with mason jar die from Build A Bouquet Die Set.
  2. Trim white paper with mason jar and trim again in opposite direction to create jar lid.
  3. Ink die cut lid with VersaMark Watermark ink and pick up with clip tool.
  4. Sprinkle with Aged Silver Embossing Enamel tapping off excess back into container and heat emboss.
  5. Stamp sentiment onto white paper tag with Tuxedo Black ink and glue to larger color cardstock tag.
  6. Hole punch tag.
  7. Measure a length of twine that will wrap and tied in a bow around embossed lid and thread half of a length through hole punch in tag.
  8. Knot twine a short distance from tag and wrap both ends of the twine around the embossed lid. Tie in a bow.
  9. Glue lid to die cut mason jar.

Blossom Beauty Hairstyles by Fran Seiford


From Stampendous:

CRS7004 Cling Blossom Beauty

DCS7004 Blossom Beauty Cutting Dies

Hairstyles Templates Download

CP811 Creative Palette for Journal Backgrounds


Tuxedo Black Memento™ ink from Tsukineko®

Acrylic Paints

Sponges or 1″ flat brush

Colored Pencils

Transparency Film or Vellum for templates

Electronic Cutting Machine that accepts .svg files OR

Craft knife and cutting mat


1. Download Hairstyles Template file. This .zip file contains the full color image above plus .svg files for three hairstyles to be used on electronic cutting machines, and print files to be used for hand cutting templates if desired.

2. Print and cut desired template. Transparency film works best for both electronic cutting and hand cutting. You might also just print on vellum and trace with carbon paper if desired.

3. Complete instructions for hairstyles are in the template file.

Check out our You Tube Video to create your own hairstyles without a template.



Blossom Beauty Journal by Fran Seiford

Supplies: CRS5067_CRS7004_SSC1200_FS_800

From Stampendous:
CRS7004 Blossom Beauty Cling Stamp Set
DCS7004 Blossom Beauty Die Set
CRS5067 Hydrangea Garden Cling Stamp Set
DCS5067 Hydrangea Garden Die Set
SSC1200 Discover Today Perfectly Clear Stamps
DP100 Detail White Embossing Powder
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
CP811 Creative Palette MonoPrinting Plate
MEM01 Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
VM001 VersaMark Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Colored Pencils
Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®
Embossing Heat tool


  1. Add paint to Creative Palette making a design with brayer and other tools. Let dry.
  2. Use Blossom Beauty face template/stencil to paint an area of the creative palette with opaque, flesh-toned, acrylic paint.
  3. Ink Blossom Beauty stamp with black acrylic paint using a makeup sponge, or stamp over stenciled shape with Memento ink by Tsukineko. Allow to dry. Add shading, eye color, lip color with colored pencils.
  4. Stamp blooms and butterfly on white cardstock and color.
  5. Cut out flowers with cutting dies.
  6. Adhere flowers to journal pages and on top of the head.
  7. Stamp phrases with VersaMark ink and emboss with Detail White or Detail Black embossing powder. Use the template/mask to mask off the face and emboss the butterfly in white powder near the neck.


Learn how to create gorgeous journals while you explore new techniques and printing media here —