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Feather by Kristine Reynolds


M321 Hope Sings
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
FREG027 Shabby White Embossing Enamel
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
CP811 Creative Palette MonoPrinting Plate

Dreamweaver Stencils:
DWLG260 Feather Stencil
DWDEPT Transclucent Embossing Paste
DWCEP Crackle Embossing Paste
DWDPK Palette Knife

Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Americana® Raw Sienna & Pthalo Green-Blue Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Tim Holtz® Pine Needle & Brushed Corduroy Distress Ink by Ranger®
Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®


  1. Add drops of acrylic paint to the Creative Palette and spread with the brayer.
  2. Press a panel of white paper on the palette and then set aside to dry.
  3. Stencil the Feather Stencil with Translucent Embossing Paste and allow to dry.
  4. When dry, stencil the feather again on top of the dried stencil with crackle embossing paste.
  5. Sponge the crackled feather with distress ink.
  6. Adhere panel to card.
  7. Stamp sentiment on a white panel with green ink.
  8. Sponge edges of the panel with brown distress ink.
  9. Back panel with green paper and adhere to card.
  10. Sprinkle embossing enamel on the card and heat from underneath to melt.

Hope Sings by Asia King


From Stampendous:
M321 Hope Sings
Y030 Quill
M322 Spotted Feather
CRS7005 Cling The Look
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

TCW Mini Cubist stencil, DecoArt Americiana acrylic paints (Bright Yellow, Bright Orange)
Imagine Crafts StazOn Mini St. Valentine and Emerald City inks, Range Ink Distress Inks Rusty Hinge, Spiced Marmelade, Prima Marketing Color Bloom Soft Teal Spray Mist


  1. Create a background using acrylic paints, CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles and MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper.
  2. Press paper partially onto the Creative Palette leaving some spaces white.
  3. Lay the stencil onto the Creative Palette and cover with the paper again, pressing gently to transfer the paint into the gaps.
  4. Lift the stencil off the CP. Lay it on  the page with the painty side down. Rub down to transfer the paint onto the paper.
  5. Allow to dry.
  6. Fill in any white spaces with distress inks.
  7. Stamp different feather images around the page. Stamp the sentiment in the middle.
  8. Add simple borders by swiping an edge of a plastic loyalty card with Emerald City ink and dragging parallel lines along the edges.
  9. Finish the page with random Soft Teal ink splatters.


Hope Sings by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
M321 Hope Sings
M322 Spotted Feather
Y030 Quill
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Memento™ Rich Cocoa Ink by Tsukineko®
Neenah® Classic Crest™ Natural White Cover Stock
Americana® Sea Breeze Acrylic Paint
Liquitex® Transparent Burnt Umber Acrylic Ink
May Arts Ribbon® Twine
Tim Holtz® Distress Ink in Walnut Stain and Gathered Twigs
Copic® Markers:  G000, E41, E23


  1. Stamp feathers onto cs with brown ink
  2. Add just a touch of color to feathers with markers
  3. Trim to fit on an A2 card base as the background
  4. Using paper distressing tool, distress all edges of image
  5. Add distress inks with darker ink on very edge and lighter ink worked from edge on in
  6. Stamp sentiment and trim closely to image
  7. Distress sentiment in same manner as feathers
  8. Take a small amount of green paint on a brush and flick it on both images by tapping on the brush, do the same thing with the burnt umber ink
  9. Create a vertical A2 card base with a tent fold
  10. Trim a mat for the sentiment and distress the edges
  11. Create a bow from twine
  12. Wrap twine around background image multiple times and attach bow
  13. Adhere background image to card base
  14. Using foam squares, attach sentiment to card

The Look Hope Sings by Fran Seiford


From Stampendous:
CRS7005 Cling The Look Set
M321 Hope Sings
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
MWP811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Acrylic Craft Paints by DecoArt®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold a 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch Mixed Media White Paper in half to a finished size of 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 inch card base.
  2. Create a monoprint on the front of the card base with the quarter size rectangle in the Creative Palette Rectangles Kit and acrylic paint. The print used for this card was a second or third print. For more information see the Creative Palette Rectangles video, here.
  3. Create at least two more monoprints to use later.
  4. Stamp The Look in Tuxedo Black onto dry monoprint card base. Add color using more paint in hair and on lips.
  5. Stamp feathers from The Look set onto additional monoprints, cut out and adhere onto card base.
  6. Stamp Hope Sings sentiment with Tuxedo Black ink onto card base.


The Look Hope Sings by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
CRS7005 The Look
M321 Hope Sings
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
VM001 VersaMark Watermark ink by Tsukineko®
MPW81 Fran’s Mixed Media White Paper
EP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
CP750 Creative Palette Rounds
EJS01Spoonful of Silver
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Prisma® colored Pencils
Deco Art® Acrylic Paint (Red Violet, Ultra Marine Blue, Opaque White, Flesh)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Create a top folding red card base by folding a 5 1/4″ x 10 1/2″ panel of cardstock in half.
  2. Adhere a 5 1/8″ square black panel of cardstock to the card.
  3. Drop Blue, Violet, and white paint on the Creative Palette and blend with roller.
  4. stamp bubble wrap stamp on palette with white paint.
  5. Lay a piece of white cardstock on the palette and press.
  6. Lift panel and allow to dry.
  7. Cut a 4 3/4″ square panel from the painted panel.
  8. Use masks from The Look stamp set to mask off the face and sponge flesh paint on to the panel.
  9. When dry, mask the face and sponge on white paint where the hair goes.
  10. color image with pencils.
  11. Stamp sentiment with VersaMark ink and emboss with detail black embossing powder.
  12. Stamp Feathers on a piece of the painted panel with VersaMark ink and emboss with detail black embossing powder.
  13. cut out feathers and adhere to the panel.
  14. Sprinkle Spoonful of Silver embossing elements on the front and heat from underneath to melt.
  15. Adhere panel to card.