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Lone Bird by Pam Hornschu

Supplies: SSC031_V237_SSC1129_PH_800

From Stampendous:

V237 Lone Bird
R103 Music Score
SSH34 Medium Rectangle Acrylic Handle

Plus:

Graphic 45 “On the Boardwalk” patterned paper
Ivory Cardstock
Tsukineko Vintage Sepia Versafine ink
Sand Memento Ink by Tsukineko
double sided foam adhesive
craft knife

Instructions:

1.   Cut and fold ivory cardstock to create 5 ½ X 4 ¼” card, and patterned paper to create 5 X 3 ¾” card. Distress around edges with brown ink.
2.   Stamp music score images repeatedly over front of ivory card.
3.   Stamp Spring Greeting and Timeless Tag on patterned paper card. Mask off edges of tag, and stamp Lone Bird image.
4.   Using craft knife, cut around top edge of tag and bottom left corner. Distress with ink. Roll bottom corner of tag in.
5.   Stamp bottle cap image from Timeless Tags set with brown ink on ivory cardstock. Stamp symbol from Vintage Piano using black ink. Cut or punch out, distress around edges, and adhere to patterned paper card.
6.   Tear left corner of patterned card, adhere over top of ivory card.
7.   Stamp gingham tie from Timeless Tags with brown ink. Cut out and adhere to top of tag.

Lone Bird by Taylor Usry

Supplies: V237_V238_TU_800

From Stampendous:

V237 Lone Bird
SSH34 Medium Rectangle Acrylic Handle

Plus:

 Bazzill Basics Cardstock- Apricot, Savanah
Tsukineko, VersaFine Vintage Sepia Ink
Antique Linen Brushed Corduroy Ink, (Ranger)
May Arts Sheer Green Ribbon 1 1/2
Spellbinders Nestabilities Scalloped and Classic Circles

Instructions:

1. Cut Apricot card stock base to 6″ x 6″; cut three Apricot panels to 2″ x 4″; cut three    Cream panels 1/8″smaller. Die cut one circular cream panel and one scalloped Apricot circle. Also cut one 2″ x 6″ Apricot panel and a Cream panel 1/8″ smaller.
2. Stamp Lone Bird image three times at the top of each rectangular cream panel using Sepia Versafine ink. Sponge edges using Ranger Distress inks.  Repeat process for sentiment on cream circle. (note: on this card, the edges of the Cream circle were sponged before removing the card stock from the die)
3. Adhere cream rectangular panels to Apricot panels. Arrange in a fan pattern on card base and adhere.
4. Sponge edges of 2″ x 6″ cream panel, adhere to Apricot panel; tie ribbon in a bow around it. Adhere to card base on top of the three panels. Be sure to place bow on the extreme left side of the panel.
5. Adhere large sentiment circle to the right side of the card front using foam tape.

Snow Bird Easel by Wendy Price

Supplies: P169_WP_380

From Stampendous:

P169 Snow Bird
FRG01C Silver Crshed Glass Glitter
FREG029 Shabby Blue Embossing Enamel
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

Cling Snow Bird
Wood blank and stand
Tsukineko Memento ink
Ranger Distress Ink (Broken China and Faded Jeans)
Copics
Glossy Accents
acrylic paint
sheet music
May Arts ribbon

Instructions:

1. Adhere sheet music to wood blank. Sand edges. 
2. Apply Distress ink to sheet music with a blending tool. Splatter water and allow to dry to achieve white splotches. 
3. Stamp bird image. Color and cut out. Adhere to sheet music. 
4. Ink edges of wood piece with Versamark and add layers of Shabby Blue Embossing Powder and Silver Crushed Glass Glitter. 
5. Apply Glossy Accents to berries and allow to dry. 
6. Embellish with ribbon.

Mermaid by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: P151_Mermaid_JD_800

From Stampendous:

CRP151 Mermaid
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle
FRM03 Tarnished Mica Fragments
FRM01 Pearlized Mica Fragments
FRG01C Silver Crushed Glass

Plus:

Bazzill Basics Card stock: Bermuda Blue, White card stock
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko
Copic Markers
Blue Silk Ribbon
Beacon Adhesives Zip Dry Glue

Instructions:

1. Stamp mermaid on white card stock.
2. color with Copic Markers.
3. apply small amount of adhesive to Mermaid’s tail, starting at the top, and carefully place Mica Flakes alternating between dark and light. Make sure and overlap the flakes to give the appearance of scales.
4. Sponge edges, and color interior of space, then mount on blue card stock.
5. Color white card stock to give sprayed watery effect.
6. Scrunch ribbon at the bottom, adhering as you go, full width of card.
7. Add Glitter around card as desired.
8. Insert Mermaid panel under ribbon and secure.

Mermaid Jar by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

From Stampendous:

CRP151 Mermaid
FREG04 Gold HaloGlitter Mix
FRG07C Steel Blue Glass Glitter

Plus:

Tuxedo Black Memento ink
Copic Markers
white card stock
Shells, small glass stones, fish net, glittery seaweed, resin flower, glass jar

Instructions:

1. Stamp image on white cardstock using Memento.
2. Color with Copics.
3. Accent with crystal halo glitter and Gold halo Glitter.
4. Create strips of cardstock to attach pieces to the bottom and glue down onto the bottom of the jar. Fill bottom with glass stones.
5. Add glitter and crushed glass pieces and fragment to bottom of sea bed.
6. Apply Versamark ink onto shells. Use the tweezers to hold the shell and dip in aged bronze embossing powder. Heat with heat gun and while still hot drop into gold halo glitter.
7. Ink up jar top with versamark ink pad. Heat emboss using aged bronze enamel. While hot add gold halo glitter and melt into top. Add fish net over top. Accent with gold shells and seaweed.