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Lion Crown by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: R167_JD_800

From Stampendous:

R167 Lion Crown
FRC14 Hunter Color Fragments
FRC03 Chiffon Color Fragments
FRC18 Teal Color Fragments
GX806M Gold Medium Halo Glitter
EP505 Clear Bark Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

Kraft & Teal Cardstock
Patterned Papers
Copic® Markers
Burlap
Instant Coffee
Foam Adhesive
Leather Ribbon by May Arts
ZipDry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®

Instructions:

1. Color your image using your favorite coloring medium.
2. Using coffee spritz distress the background (instant coffee sprinkled on a water misted paper). Cut image down to 4 x 4 3/4 and distress the edges.
3. Cut pattern paper 3 1/2 x 5 and layer onto kraft card stock measuring 3 3/4 x 5 3/8. Wrap with May Arts leather ribbon.
4. Cut Kraft pattern paper 4 x 5 and layer onto 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 blue card stock.  Emboss using clear Bark embossing powder and a swirl from set Jumbo Hollyhock.
5. Cut a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 square out of strip pattern paper and layer onto 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 Kraft cardstock and then place onto a 6 x 6 teal card base.
6. Using foam tape adhere lion to layer two.
7. Tuck a little burlap between the layers. Layer these onto layer three as shown in picture.
8. Using foam tape assemble them to the fourth layer.
9. Using liquid glue add some Gold Halo glitter, Chiffon, Hunter, and Teal Color Fragment chips to the image and background mats.

Giraffe Savanna by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: P193_kr_1_800

From Stampendous:

P193 Giraffe Savanna
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad
SSH57 Perfectly Clear Acrylic Handle

Plus:

Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Prismacolor® Colored Pencils
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Circle Punch by Marvy® Uchida
ZipDry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®

Instructions:

  1. Layer cardstock panels on to a top folding blue card base. 
  2. Punch three circles out of beige cardstock and adhere to card.
  3. Stamp Giraffe Savanna image onto a white panel of cardstock with black ink.
  4. Color image with colored pencils.
  5. Adhere image panel to card.
  6. Randomly sprinkle aged gold embossing enamel on the lower portion of the card.
  7. Heat from underneath until melted.

Creative Palette Pillow Box by Fran Seiford

Supplies:CP811_CRS5044_FS_800

From Stampendous:

CP811 Creative Palette
CRS5044 Cling Jumbo Butterfly Trio
CRW120 Rattan Weave
STF082 VersaFine™ Onyx Black Ink Pad

Plus:

DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints
Liquitex Slow-Dri Blending Medium by ColArt
Brayer
Bubble Wrap and Found Objects for printing
Ribbon by May Arts

Instructions:

  1. Pre-Print template from downloaded file below
  2. Combine acrylic paints and Slow Dri Blending Medium on Creative Palette with brayer
  3. Use Butterfly Stamps, Rattan Background, and found objects to remove paint from palette (stamp them on other paper for use on other projects)
  4. Print template on Creative Palette and allow to dry.
  5. Cut out and assemble template by cutting off outside lines and folding as directed
  6. Stamp a butterfly in black ink on another printed page or use one of the ones you stamped in step 3. Cut out and add with a bow to your package.
  7. Check out our YouTube video here for more ideas and instructions

Click to download template for Pillow Box here

Snowy Postcard by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: R143_JD_380

From Stampendous:

R143 Snowy Postcard
GX900 Ultra Fine Crystal Snow Glitter
STF082 VersaFine™ Onyx Black Ink Pad
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle

Plus:

White and Patterned card stock
Therm O Web Peel N Stick adhesive sheets
Dark Brown Memento Ink by Tsukineko, make up sponge
Copic Markers
Craft Knife and Cutting Mat

Instructions:

1. Stamp postcard image once on white card stock (A2 tentfold), and once on white card stock cut to size.

2. Cover smaller image with adhesive sheet and Ultra Fine Crystal Snow Glitter.

3. Ink and Distress other image in browns with markers.
4. Cut carefully around holly using craft knife and cutting mat.

5. Color Ultra fine glitter image and cut off to oval frame.
6. Slide glittered oval behind holly on kraft layer and glue firmly
7. Adhere folded card to Patterned paper with dimensional foam adhesive.

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.