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ScrewLoose Night Sky by Pam Hornschu


P260 ScrewLoose Night Sky
SSC1219 ScrewLoose N Sparky Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
FRC09 Purple Color Fragments
FRC16 Mint Color Fragments
MG01 Crystal Micro Glitter

DWDEPT Translucent Embossing Paste
DWLM2010 Paste Spreader

StazOn Jet Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Black, Grey, Mint, & Violet Card Stock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Copic® Markers
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Fast Finish™ by Beacon Adhesives
Paint Brush
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives® by 3L®


  1. Create 5 1/2″ square “step card” from gray cardstock.
  2. Create an extra “step” by cutting an extra section of gray cardstock sized 5 1/2″ X 4″. Score and fold along the short side at 1/4″ (Valley) 1/2″ (Mountain) 1 1/2″ (Mountain) 2″ (Valley) and 3″ (flat). Adhere along edge of card.
  3. Mix a small amount of translucent paste with some sprinkles of Color Fragments. Spread over black cardstock panel smoothly. Let dry.
  4. Stamp Night Sky image once on a panel of acetate, and once on mint cardstock. Add shading with markers to image on mint. Cut out and adhere over stamped image on acetate. Lightly brush Fast Finish over acetate panel, avoiding the adhered images. Sprinkle with glitter. Let dry. Adhere to front step.
  5. Stamp images from clear set over violet strips. Cut away half of a couple “gears”. Fold up for added dimension. Adhere strips  to base and step.
  6. Mat pasted and sprinkled panel with violet cardstock. Adhere to back step of card.
  7. Stamp “wow” on mint scrap. Cut out and adhere to the pasted panel with foam tape. If necessary, add foam strips in valley fold where extra step attaches.

ScrewLoose Night Sky by Jennie Lin Black


P260 ScrewLoose Night Sky
SSC1219 ScrewLoose N Sparky Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
ASCRS03 Cling Industrial Set
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Copic® Markers (YG03, YG63, YG67, R24, Y11, Y15, V20, V25, BG02)
Ribbon by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp the Andy Skinner Peeled Paint stamp three times onto blue cardstock. It easily lines up with the previously stamped image. (cardstock 4”x 5 ¼)
  2. Stamp Image onto Neenah cardstock.
  3. Color image using Copics or your favorite coloring medium.
  4. Assemble using Zip Dry.
  5. Add coordinating greeting

ScrewLoose N Sparky Frame by Debbie Cole


From Stampendous:
SSC1219 ScrewLoose N Sparky Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
M323 Screwy Pals
H316 Sparky
Q213 ScrewLoose
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Americana® Baby Blue, Cadmium Yellow, Country Red, Hauser Green Light, Lamp Black, Snow White, & True Blue Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Multi-Purpose Sealer by DecoArt®
Easy Float by DecoArt®
DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt®
Sanding Disc
Paper Palette
Bubble Palette
Paper Towel
All Purpose Glue
Small Screw
Fine Point Sharpie®


  1. Prepare the frame with sealer, sand, then wipe with dampened cheese cloth. Basecoat both the frame and the paper with Snow White. Apply multiple coats until smooth and even. Apply a coat of matte varnish.
  1. Lay out the stamps on the frame and determine placement. Using a C-Thru ruler divide the frame in sections accordingly creating 1/2 inch dividers between the sections. Basecoat the dividers with Baby Blue. Outline the dividers with a Black permanent marker.
  1. Using the small nut stamp, place it onto acrylic handle. Load cosmetic sponge with Lamp Black. When using paint on stamps it is important that you do not overload the image. Pour a puddle of paint out on the palette. Pounce the sponge into the paint and then on a clean area of the palette. Stamp the image onto the dividers especially where two sections come together. Place the small screw head on the handle and stamp in between the nuts on the dividers. Paint the nuts with Snow Hite and the screw heads with Hauser Green Light.
  1. In the same manner as above, stamp the remaining icons in their correct sections using Country Red for the red gear, Golden Straw for the yellow gears, and Lamp lack for the Sparky clear stamp. The Rubber stamps are double loaded. Sponge True Blue to the outer edges of the stamp, the use Lamp Black over the robot icon itself.
  1. Using a bubble palette, place about a dime size drop of Cadmium Yellow, Country Red, and Hauser Green Light in individual bubbles. Mix one part paint with appx three parts water mixed with Easy Float. Completely mix the paint until it becomes transparent. Using a flat shader and/or #3 round brush to wash in all the colors referring to the photo for placement.
  1. Glue photo mount to back of frame. Add photo, name of child, cute phrase, or mirror in the center.
  1. Allow to cure for 24 hours. Apply multiple coats of matte varnish to protect the surface.

ScrewLoose N Sparky Scrapbook Page by Wendy Price


From Stampendous:
M323 Screwy Pals
Q213 ScrewLoose
SSC1219 ScrewLoose N Sparky
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Ranger Alcohol Inks
Tsukineko StazOn ink
dry wall tape mesh


  1. Spritz cardstock with alcohol. Drip alcohol inks on cardstock. For a more blended look spritz with more alcohol. Allow to dry.
  2. Stamp images on cardstock background in StazOn ink.
  3. Adhere pattern paper, dry wall mesh tap to layout.
  4. Embellish with title sticker and staples.

Steampunk by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
ASCRS02 Cling Steampunk Set
DP102 Detail Gold Embossing Powder
EJS04 Spoonful of Gold
MPW811 Fran’s Mixed Media WhitePaper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
VM001 VersaMark ink by Tsukineko®
CP811 Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Tattered Angels Gold Glimmer Mist
Ranger Black Soot Distress Ink
Deco Art Acrylic Paint
Scrapbook-Adhesive 3D Foam Squares
7 Gypsies Metal Gears
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold a 10 1/2″ x 5 1/4″ panel of brown cardstock in half to create a top folding 5 1/4″ square card
  2. Stamp images from the Steampunk set on a 5″ square card with black ink
  3. Spray panel with Tattered Angels Gold Glimmer Mist and allow to dry before adhering to card
  4. Add various colors of acrylic paint to the creative palette and spread with roller
  5. Press a piece of white cardstock on the palette and press to cover with paint
  6. Cut a 4″ x 5 1/4″ panel out of the painted cardstock panel
  7. Stamp words on panel with black ink
  8. Stamp key with VersaMark ink and heat emboss with detail gold embossing powder
  9. Adhere panel to card
  10. Stamp clock with black ink on left over painted panel and cut out
  11. Adhere to card with foam squares
  12. Randomly sprinkle spoonful of gold to card and heat from underneath until melted
  13. Add gears with Zip dry adhesive