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Filigree Envelope by Pam Hornschu


From Stampendous:
CRS5073 Cling Filigree
DCS5072 Hummingbirds Die Set
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
EJK04 Encrusted Jewel Kit Purple Kit
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Harmony Collection “Growth” by Authentique
Memento™ New Sprout & Sweet Plum Inks by Tsukineko®
White Chipboard
4 Sets of White A2 Cards with Matching Envelopes
White Velcro Dot Closure by 3M
Labels Six Large Die by Spellbinders
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1.  Cut Authentique paper to 9 X 12. Score at 3 ½ “ on each long end. Score ¼” on each side of one of those score lines to create hill and valley fold. Score in 1” on each side. Trim away excess sides from the top that folds over. Use die to trace the scalloped “V” edge on front flap, and cut out. (You’ll need to trace extra on each side to connect to sides of flap. See picture.)
  2. Flatten entire piece. Stamp long Filigree border in Versamark, and sprinkle with a mix of the embossing enamels and glass glitters from the kit. Heat from underneath to melt. Repeat process with “V” shaped design on flap.
  3. Ink-distress around all edges with purple ink. Fold along sides and valley fold. Set aside.
  4.  Stamp sentiments and large swirl from Filigree set in purple ink on white notecards. Stamp “V” design on envelope flaps, and border on front of envelopes.
  5. Die cut four small hummingbirds from leftover strip of Authentique paper. Ink around edges and adhere to cards.
  6. Die cut one hummingbird from chipboard. Cover in Versamark, and sprinkle to coat with items from the purple kit. Heat from underneath to melt. Adhere to portfolio with 3D Glue Dot.
  7. Insert the envelopes in back section of portfolio, and notecards in front. When folded as desired, attach the Velcro dots with the fuzzy side on the flap.CRS5073_DCS5072_SSC1214_open_PH_800

Christmas Charms box by Debi Hammons

Supplies  SSC1183_Christmas_Charms_Box_DH_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1183 Christmas Charms Perfectly Clear Stamp set by Stampendous
VersaFine Black Onyx ink by Tsukineko

Zip Dry Paper glue by Beacon Adhesives
Colored Pencils by PrismaColor
Red, Light Blue and White card stock
Red String
1/16” hole punch


  1. Cut light blue cardstock to 3-1/2” x 3-1/4”
  2. Score on all sides at 1/2”
  3. Fold on score lines
  4. Cut from the edge to the score line on just the longer ends
  5. apply glue to the the flap and glue to the inside of the sides to form the box top
  6. Cut light blue cardstock 4-1/2” x 4-1/4”
  7. Score all sides at a tiny bit more than 1”
  8. Fold and glue as before to form the box bottom
  9. Stamp the bird image from the set on 1-3/4” x 1-7/8” white cardstock
  10. Color as desired
  11. Glue to 2” x 2-1/8” red cardstock
  12. Glue to the box top
  13. Pock a hole in the top on each side of the red panel at the bottom
  14. Put 7” of red string through the front and tie on the inside of the box top
  15. Stamp the tag and To / From on a scrap of white cardstock
  16. Cut it out
  17. Glue to a scrap of red cardstock and trim the edge to leave just a small edge of red showing
  18. Punch a hole in the tag, put string through the hole and tie on the string on the box with a knot
  19. Trim string


PenPattern Gift by Tobi Crawford

PenPattern Gift by Tobi CrawfordSupplies:

From Stampendous:
P239 PenPattern Gift
SSC1209 Holiday Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Spectrum Noir Markers (DR5,3,1; CR6,3; DG3; CG4,2,1)
Patterned Paper
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp image with Tuxedo Black ink.
  2. Colour image with Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers.
  3. Cut out image and rough edges.
  4. Cut out patterned papers and rough all edges.
  5. Stamp sentiment onto tag and adhere to the side of the image.
  6. Assemble card.

Skull Stack Candle by Kristine Reynolds

Skull Stack Candle by Kristine ReynoldsSupplies:

From Stampendous:
R207 Skull Stack
FX71 Sticky Panels
MG05 Orange Micro Glitter
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Tissue Paper
Wax Paper
Heat Tool


  1. Measure a piece of tissue paper to fit around the candle.
  2. Stamp Skull Stack Background on tissue paper with Tuxedo Black ink.
  3. Wrap stamped tissue around the candle.
  4. Cover with wax paper with wax side against tissue and heat entire surface till tissue melts on the candle.
  5. wrap a thin strip of sticky panel around the top and bottom of the candle and roll in glitter.

House-Mouse® Bow Tied by Kristine Reynolds

House-Mouse® Bow Tied by Kristine ReynoldsSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HMM07 Bow Tied
SSC1147 Tis the Season Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MG011 Red Micro Glitter
MG07 Sunflower Micro Glitter
MG08 Lime Micro Glitter
FX71 Sticky Panels
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Copic® Markers (E21, E23, E25, E50, E51, E93, Y21, Y23, Y25, T5, T3, T1, B000, R21, R22, R24, Y00, Y02, Y06, G61, G63, G67)
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Mohawk® Bright White Cardstock
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Christmas Wrap Bow


  1. Adhere a sticky panel to a white cardstock panel.
  2. Cover panel with the glitters.
  3. Adhere panel to a 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ black card.
  4. Stamp House Mouse Designs® image on a white panel with black ink and color with markers.
  5. Back panel with a slightly larger black panel and adhere to card.
  6. Stamp sentiment on a white strip with black ink.
  7. Back sentiment panel with a slightly larger black panel and adhere to card.
  8. Adhere bow to card.