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Danse Macabre by Amy Hurley-Purdie

Supplies: Danse Macabre by Amy Hurley-Purdie

From Stampendous:
R173 Danse Macabre Rubber Stamp
SSC1208 Tricky Words Perfectly Clear Stamps
EKM03 Stack Art Elements Kit – Sumptuous
FRL02 Gold Lux Mix
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
EP102 Pirate Gold Embossing Powder
MEM01 Tuxedo Black Memento™ Ink Pad by Tsukineko®
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Ink Pad by Tsukineko®

Black, White and Magenta CardstockDistress Inks – Seedless Preserves, Ripe Persimmon, Spiced Marmalade
Blending tools
Black Colored Pencil
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®
3D Dimensional Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®


1)   Start with 5” x 6” magenta card. Cut a 4 ½” x 5 ¾” white card stock. Stamp with VersaMark Ink, and sprinkle with black embossing powder. Shake off excess and heat set. Using blending tool, blend Seedless Preserves, Ripe Persimmon, Spiced Marmalade over embossed background. Glue centered on card.

2)   Cut 4 ½” x 5 ¾” black card stock. Tear out center to create a frame. Foam tape to card as shown. Add a combination of Rose Glitter, Gold Lux, and Gold Embossing Powder around edges of frame as shown.

3)   Stamp Danse Macabre onto white card stock using Memento Ink. Use black colored pencil to add detail to skeleton. Cut out and foam tape over original image on card front. Stamp “Fright Night” sentiment onto white card stock. Cut out in a banner shape and foam tape to lower left corner.

Sherlock Dog by Jennifer Dove

Sherlock Dog by Jennifer DoveSupplies

From Stampendous:
CRQ190 Sherlock Dog
A060 Paw
FREG021 Chunky White Embossing Enamel

E11, E17, E18, E57, E70, E42, C1, C3, C5, C7, R20, Y26


  1. Cut out dog bone out of white folded cardstock.
  2. Airbrush using copics.
  3. Draw cat paws.
  4. Sprinkle chunky white on card base and heat from underneath.
  5. Color image and cut off sentiments.
  6. Place image on brown and black cardstock.
  7. Place sentiment onto brown cardstock and pop up onto card


Coffee Talk by Cyndi Bundy


Have Another Cup by Cyndi BundySupplies

From Stampendous:

SSC1189 Coffee Talk


Square Pop-n-cut base (Sizzix)
Coffee cup insert (Sizzix)
Black memento pad
Black micron pen
Gathered Twigs, Wanut Stain Distress ink (Ranger)
Copic: E79,77,74,70, 000
Kraft cs (Bazzill), White cs (Neenah); Brown cs (Worldwin)


  1. Cut pop-n-cut base in brown.  Add insert and cut in kraft.  Cut a second mug in brown.
  2. Adhere insert to card base.  Adhere brown mug to pop up.  Stamp coffee bean border in brown ink.  Stamp word bubble/steam in brown and thank you in black on white cs.  Cut out and adhere to inside of card.
  3. Adhere kraft scroll border to front of card.
  4. Cut a kraft rectangle.  Draw black lines around edges.  Adhere to front.
  5. Stamp mug in black and color with alcohol markers.  Stamp steam in brown and sentiment in black.  Cut out both and adhere to kraft  panel.