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Gruffies® Big Yawn by Jamie Martin

Big Yawn by Jamie MartinSupplies

From Stampendous:
HGRV04 Big Yawn Gruffies® by House-Mouse Designs®
W121 Square Illusion
SSC1169 Vintage Lowercase Perfectly Clear Stamps
STF081 VersaFine Onyx Black by Imagine Crafts
VM001 VersaMark Ink
FX71 Sticky Panels
MG14 Ice Blue Micro Glitter
EP100 White Embossing Powder

Distress Ink Broken China, Adirondack Latte by Ranger
Paper-white, tan, brown, light blue
Misc-Brown satin ribbon
Heart Punch,
Sizzix Heart Die
Embossing Heat Tool


  1. Stamp Big Yawn with black, color with pencils and layer onto tan and blue papers.
  2. Stamp the top of a tan card with Square Illusion and Latte ink.
  3. Stamp a brown strip with letters to spell baby with VersaMark ink and emboss with white.
  4. Using a heart punch, punch 3 hearts in the brown strip next to baby.
  5. Apply Fran’s Sticky Panels to white cardstock, punch 3 small hearts and die cut one medium one and sprinkle with Ice Blue Micro Glitter.
  6. Cute a light blue strip of paper with decorative scissors and sponge with blue.
  7. Mount pieces as shown and tie with brown ribbon before mounting Big Yawn.


House-Mouse® Gifts Galore by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HMR06_KR_800

From Stampendous:

HMR06 Gifts Galore
EP030 Kaleidoscope Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad


Turquoise, Pink, and White Cardstock
Patterned Paper
Turquoise Ribbon by May Arts
Embossing Heat Tool
Tuxedo Black Memento Ink by Tsukineko
Copic Markers
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Adhere paper panels to turquoise card base.
  2. Tie ribbon around card.
  3. Stamp image on a white panel with black ink and color with markers.
  4. Cover panel with VersaMark ink and then cover with Kaleidoscope EP
    shake excess EP into jar and then heat till melted.
  5. Back panel with pink and turquoise cardstock panels and then adhere to card with pop dots.

House-Mouse® Gifts Galore by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: HMR06_JD

From Stampendous:

HMR06 Gifts Galore


Red, Green and White Cardstock
Patterned Paper to coordinate
Tuxedo Black Memento Ink by Tsukinkeo
Copic Markers T1, T3, T4, T5, YG17, G27, R35, R46, R59, E50, E51, E93, BV20, B45
White Grosgrain Ribbon


  1. Stamp Monica’s friend with Tuxedo Black Ink on white cardstock
  2. Color with Copic Markers as shown. Trim panel.
  3. Edge panel with makeup sponge and brown used to color mouse.
  4. Layer image with other panels as shown, or more square if mailing in an envelope

House-Mouse® Gifts to Tie by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: HMV02_JD_800

From Stampendous:

HMV02 Gifts To Tie


Red, White, Light Blue Cardstock
Patterned Paper
Tuxedo Black Memento Ink by Tsukineko
Copic Markers
Red Grosgrain Ribbon and Jingle Bells
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold a 4 1/4″ X 11″ panel of red cardstock in half to form card base with fold on the left.
  2. Adhere a 4″ X 5 1/4″ panel of patterned cardstock to card front with Zip Dry.
  3. Stamp Gifts to Tie in Memento ink on white cardstock and color as desired with Copic Markers
  4. Trim stamped panel close to image.
  5. Layer stamped panel on slightly larger red layer, then on progressively larger white, light blue, and red panels.
  6. Mount layered panels on card front.
  7. Tie red ribbon around card in a knot and add jingle bells with Zip Dry.

House-Mouse® Santa Cookies by Jennifer Dove

House-Mouse® Santa Cookies by Jennifer DoveSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HMP18 Santa Cookies
SSC1202 Regal Bird Quotes Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper
Polka Dot Ribbon
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Create card base using blue cardstock
  2. Create a second slightly smaller card base using red cardstock adhere to blue
  3. Create a third card base slightly smaller using brown cardstock and die (Lucy label Elizabeth Craft Designs)
  4. wrap top of brown layer with ribbon and adhere only top portion to card baseAdd to bottom portion of brown layer a red checkered pattern paper and wrap with ribbon
    adhere to red mat
  5. Color image, punch corners and ink edges
  6. adhere to die cut portion of card base
  7. add checker paper behind image
    Copics Used:  E41 42 43 44 49, B91 93 95 97, E50 51 93, R46 59, C2 4 6 8 10 E31 35 57 BV20 23