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Gruffies® Laundry Day by Wendy Price


From Stampendous:
HGRR01 Laundry Day
SSC1216 Beary Mice Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
ASCRS03 Industrial
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Spectrum Noir markers (EB1, EB2, GB10, TB2, TB4, HB3, LV1, PL2,BP1,  CT4, CR2, CR4, CG4, CG2)


  1. Cut cardstock to 8×6 inches. Fold in half horizontally to create a card.
  2. Stamp background Industrial set in white ink on card front.
  3. Stamp Laundry Day image on cardstock. Color with markers. Mat with cardstock and adhere to card front.
  4. Stamp sentiment on cardstock. Adhere clothespin to cardfront and add sentiment in clothespin.


Gruffies® Hammock Nap by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
HGRR02 Hammock Nap
SSC1216 Beary Mice Perfectly Clear Stamp Set
MPW81Fran’s Mixed Media White Paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Athentique® Patterned Paper
May Arts Ribbon®
Copic Markers® (Y08-Y17-YG92-YG93-YG95-YG97-W1-W3-W5-E50-E51-E93-G82-G85-G99)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Sewing Machine


  1. Fold a 5 1/4″ by 10 1/2″ green card in half to create a 5 1/4″ top folding square card.
  2. Adhere a strip of yellow cardstock and a panel of patterned paper to the card.
  3. Stamp image on a panel of white cardstock and color with Copic Markers®.
  4. Adhere the image panel to the card front.
  5. Stamp sentiment with black ink on the top left corner of the card.
  6. Tie ribbon around the lower part of the card.
  7. Use the zig zag stitch and sew across the top and bottom of the image panel.

Gruffies® Bearly Working by Jennie Lin Black


From Stampendous:
HGRR03 Bearly Working
SSC1216 Beary Mice Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Copic® Markers
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  • Copic colors:
    • Reds: R24, R29, R59
    • Blues: BG01, BG00, B95
    • Green: YG03, YG63, YG67
    • Floor: W1, W3
    • Bear: C1, C3, C5, E000, E11, R20

Gruffies® Bearly Working by Pam Hornschu


From Stampendous:
HGRR03 Bearly Working
SSC1216 Beary Mice Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo and SSH12 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handles

Nesting Frames Dies from Dreamweaver®
Copic Sketch Markers
Authentique “Radiant” cardstock
Kraft cardstock from Bazzill Basics
Wood patterned paper
Nesting Frames Dies from Dreamweaver
Zip Dry from Beacon Adhesives
White colored pencil


  1. Cut and fold kraft cardstock to create 4 ¼ X 5 ½” top fold card.
  2. Cut section of patterned paper at angle for “carpet”.
  3. Stamp bear image on kraft card, the wood paper, and partially on the “carpet” piece.
  4. Color and shade all pieces with markers, and highlight with white pencil.
  5. Cut out desk only from wood paper piece. Cut out carpet only from patterned piece. Adhere both to card.
  6. Die cut piece of wood paper with smallest nested frame. Cut squarely around it, leaving a frame. Color and shade with markers.
  7. Cut small scrap of patterned paper to fit frame. Stamp sentiment in black ink, and then adhere inside frame.
  8. Stamp edge of framed piece with bear image, and cut away the covering portions. Adhere frame to “wall”.

Gruffies® Stacked Gifts Basket by Debbie Cole


From Stampendous:
HGRP06 Stacked Gifts
HHP08 Opening Gifts
HMV15 Cheesy Gift
EJS07 Spoonful of Confetti
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Americana® Cadmium Yellow, Citron Green, Electric Pink, Irish Moss, Lamp Black, Mistletoe, Peony Pink, Rookwood Red, Snow White, Tangelo Orange, True Blue, True Red, Ultra Blue Deep Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Multi-Purpose Sealer by DecoArt®
Easy Float by DecoArt®
DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt®
Black Microperm Marker 01 by Sakura
Basket by Viking Wood Crafts
Cosmetic Sponges
Sanding Disc
Paper Palette
Bubble Palette
Paper Towel
All Purpose Glue


  1. Prepare the surface with sealer, sand, then wipe with dampened cheese cloth. Note, it is important that there are not any areas with high wood grain. Sand until smooth. Basecoat entire surface with Snow White. Apply multiple coats until smooth and even. Base the inside of the basket Citron Green. The top edge of the rim is based with True Blue. Apply stripes to the handle with Citron Green, True Blue, Electric Pink, and Cadmium Yellow. Use a ultra fine permanent marker to add stitch lines by the stripes. Apply a thin coat of matte varnish to the entire box. This will protect the work you have already done plus allow for easy clean-up for the next step. Apply a thin coat of glue to the entire rim, then sprinkle with the spoonful confetti.
  2. Place the bunny stamp onto acrylic handle. Load with Lamp Black and stamp in the middle of the basket base. Then stamp the mouse to the right of the bunny and the ear to the left.
  3. Using a bubble palette, place about a dime size drop of True Blue, Tangelo Orange, Citron Green, Cadmium Yellow, and Electric Pink 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 colors referring to the photo.
  4. Shade each color with full strength paint using a flat brush. Add second shades to the blue areas with Ultra Blue Deep, the orange areas with Rookwood Red, the pink areas with Peony Pink, green areas with Irish Moss, and yellow areas with tangelo Orange + Cadmium Yellow (1:1). Reinforce the shades to the green areas with Mistletoe, and the pink areas with True Red.
  5. 5.Add confetti to background with lines and dots of the colors from the palette.
  6. Allow to cure 24 hours and then coat with matte varnish.