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Lion Crown by Suzanne Czosek

Lion Crown by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
R167 Lion Crown
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®

Black Archival Ink by Ranger®
Versafine™ Toffee Ink by Tsukineko®
Yellow, Brown, & Gold Dye Ink
Brown Lace
Watercolor Pencils
Foam Adhesive
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp Lion image using black ink on white cardstock.  Repeat.
  2. Die cut one image cutting off top of image.
  3. Cut lion head using detail scissors.
  4. Color lion using waterbrush and die inks. Shade with watercolor pencils.
  5. Stamp background panel using gold ink. Cut
  6. Sponge edges of background of card with Versamark. Heat emboss with Aged Gold embossing enamel.
  7. Add highlights to lion with white gel pen.
  8. Assemble card. Pop Dot lion head on die cut stamped image. 

Motorcycle Elements by Suzanne Czosek


From Stampendous:

W097 Motorcycle Elements
SSC1170 Soaring Sentiments Perfectly Clear™ Stamps


Blue & Green Cardstock
Blue & Green Dye Inks
Patterned Paper
Black Water Resistant ink
Circle Dies or Punches 
Pop Dots
Watercolor Pencils & Waterbrush
Tape or Glue


1.     Stamp motorcycle using black ink on white cardstock.  Repeat on another piece of cardstock.
2.     Color  images with watercolor pencil and waterbrush. Cut out  one motorcycle using detail scissors.  Pop Dot and attach to the circle.
3.     Sponge edges of circle using green and blue dye ink.
4.     Punch or cut circles from coordinating papers in varying sizes.
5.     Cut white cardstock panel. Sponge edges using blue and green dye ink.
6.     Cut additional stripes and attach to card base.
7.     Assemble card.

HappyHoppers® Great Catch by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: HHQ04_SC_800

From Stampendous:
HHQ04 HappyHoppers® Great Catch
SSC1186 Coffee Mug Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set
STF082 Versafine™ Onyx Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Colored Pencils by Prismacolor®
Circle Punches
Red Ink
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp image using black ink. Color with water color pencils and waterbrush.
  2. Add highlights using white gel pen.
  3. Mount image on red cardstock.
  4. Stamp sentiment using red ink. Punch out in circle.
  5. Mount sentiment on red cardstock.
  6. Cut larger circle from white cardstock.
  7. Layer pattern paper on cardbase with banners.
  8. Assemble card.

HappyHoppers® Great Catch by Kristine Reynolds

HappyHoppers® Great Catch by Kristine ReynoldsSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HHQ04 Great Catch
EP234 Blue Magic Embossing Powder
EP211 Golden Sand Embossing Powder
VP001 VersaMarker™ Watermark Pen by Tsukineko®
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by The Paper Studio
Patterned Paper by Recollections
Copic® Markers (E21-E23-E25-C1-C3-R89-R85-R83-E50-E51-E31-E33-RV10)
Brads by The Paper Studio
Label Dies by Spellbinders
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Adhere patterned paper panel to left side of black top folding  A2 card.
  2. Adhere two Burgundy strips of cardstock to card and install a white brad in the end of each strip.
  3. Stamp sentiment on a white die cut label and adhere to card with burgundy brads.
  4. Stamp image on a square white panel and color with markers.
  5. Use VersaMarker to color ground and heat emboss with Golden Sand EP.
  6. Use VersaMarker to trace lines and heat emboss with Blue Magic EP.
  7. Back image panel with a slightly larger burgundy panel and adhere to card.

Bicycle Works by Pam Hornschu


From Stampendous:

P177 Bicycle Works
R157 Bicycle Background
FRM05 Bronzed Mica Fragments
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle


Kraft card stock
mint green card stock
striped patterned paper
Antique Linen and Vintage Photo Distress Inks
instant coffee and water


1. Cut, score and fold 5 1/2″ x 11″ kraft card stock to form 5 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ card base.
2. Spritz with instant coffee solution.
3. Stamp Bicycle Works on striped paper, distress edges, and sponge with Distress ink.
4. Mount on Kraft card stock; distress and sponge edges with Distress inks.
5. Stamp Bicycle background same as Bicycle works stamp. Repeat mounting instructions.
6. Distress and sponge mint green card stock.
7. Stamp bicycle Background on Kraft card stock and cut smaller rectangle, distress and sponge edges.
8. Assemble all pieces together on Kraft folded card. Spritz with instant coffee solution.
9. Apply adhesive over front of card and adhere mica flakes.