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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.

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.

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.

Cattus Librum Bookmark by Lynn Mercurio

Supplies: OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

From Stampendous:

V239 Cattus Librum

Plus:

Bazzill Pear, Bazzill Butter, Mohawk White
Title tag from Ever After (Pebbles), chipboard from back of tablet
My Boy Rub-Ons (My Mind’s Eye),
1/8” Red Line Sticky Tape
Labels 21 Nestabilities (Spellbinders)
Beacon Adhesives, Zip Dry
Mustard Jumbo Ric Rac (Creative Impressions)
Green Plaid Ribbon (May Arts)
Crop-A-Dile (We R Memory Keepers)

Instructions:

1.     Cut chipboard 2-5/8 X  8-1/4″.

2.     Cut 2 pieces of Pear cardstock (one for front and one for back).
3.     Adhere both pieces to the chipboard using Zip Dry glue.
4.     Sponge Bundled Sage ink around edges of book mark.
5.     Diecut Labels 21 from the Butter cardstock.
6.     Score diecut in half and apply to top of book mark.
7.     Using Crop-A-Dile, punch through all layers and then install eyelet.
8.     Stamp Cattus image onto the white cardstock using the Sage ink.
9.     Apply rub-ons onto Butter colored cardstock
10.  Using sticky tape, add tape around all edges of sentiment and sprinkle glitter onto tape and rub in with finger to burnish.
11.  Layer on the Mustard Ric Rac, patterned paper and scraps to the lower section of bookmark.
12.  Finish project by adding ribbon through the eyelet.

Butterfly Post by Trudee Sauer

Supplies: P147_ButterflyPost_TS_800

From Stampendous:

P147 Butterfly Post
FRG05C Lavender Glass Glitter

Plus:

Paper:  plum delight, black, frosted teal, Bermuda blue
Ranger Vintage Photo and Walnut inks
Ribbon, chalks
glue, scissors, sponge
dimensional foam adhesive

Instructions:

  1. Cut, score and fold 5 1/2 X 8 1/2 inch Bermuda panel to form card base.
  2. Stamp Garden Background on 4 3/4 X 3 1/2 inch Plum Delight panel with VersaMark Ink.
  3. Adhere to 5 X 3 3/4 inch black panel.
  4. Tie ribbon on right and adhere to card front at angle with glue.
  5. Stamp Butterfly Postcard on teal panel with Vintage Photo ink.
  6. Trim along edge of stamp image.
  7. Distress edges and apply Walnut ink along distressed edges with sponge.
  8. Adhere to card front at angle with glue.
  9. Stamp butterfly once again on teal, but use Walnut Ink.
  10. Color with chalk and trim out.
  11. Adhere to card front with dimensional foam adhesive.
  12. Apply Glass Glitter to card with glue.