Archive for House Mouse Designs

Spilled Treats Basket by Debbie Cole, CDA

HGRP04_DC_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:

HGRCP04 Cling Spilled Treats
Clear Acrylic Handle, medium
VersaMarker™ Watermark Pen
Plus:

Decoart Americana Acrylic paint- Cadmium Orange, Ebony Black, Jack-O-Lantern Orange, Marigold, Primary Yellow, Slate Grey, and White Wash
DuraClear Matte Varnish
Silver Brush Ltd. – Golden Natural brushes, 2008S Square Wash, size ½”, 2002S Shader, size #4 and #6, 2000S Round, size #3, Series 2007S Liner, size #00
Surface- Painter’s Paradise, basket with lid
Embossing heat tool

Instructions:

1. Seal the lid and sand lightly.
2.Basecoat the entire lid with White Wash. Basecoat the checks with Jack-O-Lantern Orange, Primary Yellow, and Ebony Black. Apply one coat of matte varnish to the lid.
3. Apply the stamp to an acrylic handle, load the stamp with Ebony Black paint and stamp in the center of the lid. Refer to photo for placement.
4. Apply washes of color to the yellow areas with Primary Yellow, the orange areas with Jack-O-Lantern Orange, and bears with Slate Grey. Once dry, wash over the bears with a wash of Jack-O-Lantern Orange.
5. Shade the yellow areas with Marigold and the orange areas with Jack-O Lantern Orange. Shade grey areas with a glaze of Black. Reinforce the orange shades with Cadmium Orange.
4. Using a ruler run the VersaMarker around  the lid. Sprinkle with Starry Night Embossing Powder and heat set.
5. Add varnish to the lid without covering the embossing.

Lid Closeup

Lid Closeup

House-Mouse® Stack of Books by Kristine Reynolds

House-Mouse® Stack of Books You Did It by Kristine ReynoldsSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HMV08 Stack of Books
SSC1116 Friendship Assortment Perfectly Clear Stamps

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Doublemates™ Cardstock by WorldWin®
Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Patterned Paper by DCWV®
Copic® Markers (R22, R24, RV13, RV14, YG00, YG03, B00, B01, E50, E51, E93, E31, E33, E35, B000)
Star Border Punch by Martha Stewart Crafts®
Dies by Spellbinders™ Paper Arts
Ribbon by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Adhere cardstock panels to a square orange card.
  2. Punch bottom edge of a white panel with start border punch and adhere to card.
  3. Adhere patterned paper to card.
  4. Tie ribbon around card.
  5. Stamp image on a white die cut panel and color with markers.
  6. Back image panel with a die cut green panel and then adhere to card.
  7. Stamp sentiment on a white panel with black ink.
  8. Back panel with a slightly larger black panel and then adhere to card.

Gruffies® Balloon Bear by Wendy Price

Supplies:HGRP05_P247_SSC_WP_800

From Stampendous:
HGRP05 Balloon Bear
P247 Ornate Border
SSC1214 Happy Greetings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MG01 Crystal Micro Glitter
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Radiant Neon Electric Pink Ink by Tsukineko®
Spectrum Noir Markers (PP6, PL2, PL3)
Tim Holtz® Distress Ink by Ranger®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Stamp Ornate Border. Ink background with Distress Ink.
  2. Ink with Versamark and emboss with Clear Embossing Powder. Sprinkle on Micro Glitter and heat again.
  3. Stamp Gruffies Balloon Bear twice. Cut out balloon, hat and noise maker. Color and adhere to stamped Gruffie image with foam adhesive.
  4. Ink sentiment with Electric Pink ink and stamp.
  5. Adhere background, stamped image and sentiment on card.

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®

Plus:
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

Instructions:

  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.

HappyHoppers® Ice Cream Lick by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: SomeBunny Loves You! By Suzanne Czosek

From Stampendous:
HHM01 Ice Cream Lick

Plus:

White, Kraft cardstock
Pink Ink, Black Ink,
STAEDTLER Karat Aquarell Watercolor
Pencils
Waterbrush
Pattern Paper
Signo Uni-Ball White gel Pen
Spellbinders Octagon Dies
May Arts Twine

Instructions:

  1. Stamp bunnies using black ink on white cardstock.
  2. Color image using watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
  3. Highlight image with white gel pen after dry.
  4. Cut image with die. Mount on kraft cardstock.
  5. Stamp words using pink ink on white cardstock. Die cut multiple shapes in varying sized. Mount on kraft cardstock.
  6. Create cardbase from kraft cardstock. Layer with white cardstock and pattern paper.  Tie twine around center.
  7. Pop dot image and place on card. Layer shapes and pop dot onto card.