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Musical Motif Note by Kristine Reynolds

Musical Motif Note by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies:

From Stampendous:
CRS7003 Musical Motif Jumbo Cling Set
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
DP111 Detail Black Embossing powder
Gx806M Gold Halo Glitter
VM001 VersaMark Ink by Imagine Crafts®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle

Also:
The Paper Studio® Chip Decor Music Note
Craft Essentials® Ivory Acrylic Paint, Deco Art® Raw Sienna Acrylic Paint
American® Decoupage
Tissue Paper
Heat Tool, Paint Brush

Instructions:

  1. Paint entire music note with ivory paint and allow to dry.
  2. Use music note stencil from the stamp set and stencil it on to the chip board note with raw sienna paint.
  3. Trace music note on to tissue paper and cut out.
  4. Stamp images on cut out tissues paper with VersaMark and heat emboss with black embossing powder.
  5. Adhere the tissue music note to the chip board music note with Decoupage Glue and a paint brush.
  6. Randomly sprinkle Aged Gold Embossing Enamel and glitter on music note and heat until melted.

Glass Glitter Easter Eggs by Monika Thomas

Supplies: Glass Glitter Easter Eggs_MT

From Stampendous:
FRG01C Silver Crushed Glass Glitter
FRG16 Fuchsia Crushed Glass Glitter
FRG12 Green Crushed Glass Glitter
FRG11 Red Crushed Glass Glitter
FRG02 Champagne Crushed Glass Glitter
FRG14 Royal Purple Crushed Glass Glitter

Plus:

Paper Mache Eggs
Paper Glue or White Glue
Various sheer and striped ribbons by May Arts
Foam core base cut to size
Gift Package Shred or Easter Grass – Green
White Picket Fence from hobby store
Glitter Ribbon from May Arts
Yellow Cardstock
Cricut Alphabet Cartridge and Cutting Machine

Instructions:

  1. Coat each egg in glue and cover thoroughly with glass glitter.  Allow to dry. Press glitter into any areas that didn’t fill the first time adding additional glue as necessary.
  2. Tie a coordinating ribbon, as shown, to each egg.
  3. Adhere a cutout letter to each egg to spell desired phrase.
  4. Apply glitter ribbon around the edges of foam core or styrofoam base with glue. Pin in place until dry with straight pins.
  5. Adhere fencing to back side of base with glue, clamp until dry.
  6. Adhere eggs to base with glue, allow to dry.
  7. Attach grass with glue to base around eggs, allow to dry.

Luv Heart sign by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

From Stampendous:

P218 Luv Heart
H289 Follow Art
SSC1186 Coffee Mug Perfectly Clear Stamps™

Plus:

Archival Jet Black Ink by Ranger
Hanging Sign
Sky Blue, Lavender Fields, & Apple Green Americana Paint by DecoArt
Gloss Finish & Dimensional Effects by DecoArt
Signo Uni-Ball White Gel Pen by Sanford
Watercolor Markers
Tissue Paper
White Acrylic Paint

Instructions:

1.     Paint board with white acrylic paint. Add a mix of lavender, Green, and blue acrylic paint.
2.     Lay circle stencil across surface and apply dimensional effect over stencil. Scrape off excess. Repeat as desired.
3.     Stamp all images onto tissue paper using black archival ink.  Apply images  to canvas using decoupage on reverse side and to seal onto surface.
4.     Paint around images using white acrylic paint. Highlight around image using blue watercolor marker.
5.     Add details and highlights to images using white gel pen.
6.     Attach eye hooks to top of hanging and attach chain with jump rings.

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.

 

Mirror Mirror Box by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies:

From Stampendous:

R176 Mirror Mirror
R175 Leaf Background
SSC1174 Halloween Charms
FREG042 Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

StazOn Black Ink by Tsukineko
Black Archival Ink by Ranger
Vellum
Yellow, Gold, & Brown Glimmer Mist by Tattered Angels
Embossing Paste
Black Feathers, Wooden Cats, Metal Skulls, & Metal Numbers

Instructions:

1.     Paint cigar box white.
2.     Apply areas of embossing paste. Coat stamps with baby powder. Impress leaves into sections of embossing paste.
3.     Let dry. Apply glimmer mist colors all over surface. Let dry.  Add versamark in patches on box. Heat emboss with Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel.  While embossing powder is liquid apply versamark to leaf stamp and press into embossed surface. Let cool.
4.     Repeat process until desired effect.  Rub on StazOn black ink in areas to so texture.
5.     Stamp Witch onto glimmer misted cardstock using black ink. Cut out oval attach to center of box.
6.     Apply glue around witch portrait and lay down black feathers in a circle.
7.     Attach spider.
8.     Apply Versamark to metal numbers. Heat emboss with Aged Bronze and black embossing powder.