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PenPattern Flutter by Asia King


From Stampendous:
Q212 PenPattern Flutter
SSC1205 Journal Lines Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
NKCRS06 Cling Marks Set
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
TCW 248s Mini Cubist stencil, brayer, water brush, plastic bottle caps (varying sizes), building mega blocks (toys), black chalk pencil

Media: DecoArt acrylic paints or similar (white, gold, black, light yellow, citron green, bubblegum pink);

Tsukineko/Imagine Crafts ink refils: Electric Coral, Electric Yellow, Electric Green, Electric Orange, StazOn Mini Emerald City and Cactus Green inks

Faber-Castell PITT pens: Pink Madder Lake, Dark Chrome Yellow, May Green, Cobalt Green


  1. Trim the white card to A5 size. Create a background using CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles and a brayer, paints, ink refils, building blocks and the stencil.
  2. Using Cactus Green ink stamp the square pattern using the stamp included with your Creative Palette.
  3. Stamp Q212 PenPattern Flutter butterflies with Emerald City ink. Colour in using PITT pens and a water brush, leaving a large block of ‘white’ space. Add shading with the chalk pencil.
  4. Using paints and bottle caps stamps several circles in white, black and gold as shown and add shading with a chalk pencil.
  5. Using Tuxedo Black ink stamp SSC1205 Journal Lines Perfectly Clear™ Stamps in the ‘white’ space. Add finishing touches to the edges with NKCRS06 Cling Marks Set.


House-Mouse® School Supplies by Debi Hammons

Supplies: HMQ08_SSC1205_School Supplies_DH_800

From Stampendous:
HMQ08 House-Mouse® School Supplies
STF082 VersaFine™ Onyx Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSC1205 Journal Lines Perfectly Clear Stamps®
SSH34 Medium Acrylic Handle


Red, black and white cardstock
ColorBox® White Ink
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon® Adhesives


  1. Fold cardstock to form envelope.
  2. Slip notebook paper into envelope.
  3. Stamp House-Mouse® School Supplies on white cardstock.
  4. Color as desired.
  5. Adhere to card front.
  6. Add stripes of black cardstock across top.

Top Hat Snowman Journal by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: CRS5056_JD_800

From Stampendous:

CRS5056 Top Hat Snowman


Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko
White, Red, & Brown Cardstock
Patterned Paper
Blue & Red Ribbon
Red Buttons
Copic Markers
Zip Dry Adhesive by Beacon
Red Journal


  1. Stamp message and snowman on white cardstock with black ink.
  2. Color with Copic Markers.
  3. Tear cardstock along ruler placed near edges of images to create two panels of same with, but height close to each individual image.
  4. Adhere each panel to 1/4″ larger red panel with glue.
  5. Adhere words to brown panel 1/4″ larger.
  6. Stamp “winter Journal” on white banner panel.
  7. Adere to brown then red panels of same shape but slightly larger.
  8. Layer patterned papers and brown cardstock to create two more panels.
  9. Glue ribbon around bottom of largest patterned panel and wrap around back.
  10. Layer and glue all panels to journal front.
  11. Add ribbon and buttons.

Bike Basket Journal by Jamie Martin

Supplies: R194_MG01_MG06_MG14_JM_800

From Stampendous:

R194 Bike Basket
SSC222 Tiny Alphabet Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MG01 Crystal Micro Glitter
MG06 Lavender Micro Glitter
MG14 Ice Blue Micro Glitter


Versafine Black Ink & StazOn Black Ink by Tsukineko
Adirondack Mushroom Ink by Ranger
Kraft Paper & Paper Bag
Composition Book
Cottonball, Lavender Fields, & Sky Blue Americana Acrylic Paint by DecoArt
Colored Pencils by Prismacolor
Chipboard Alphabet by Maya Road
Self Adhesive Pearls, Doily, & Flower Embellishments
ZipDry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


1. Stamp Bicycle Basket on kraft paper with black ink and color with pencils.
2. Tear edges and sponge with mushroom ink. Set aside.
3. Cut paper trash bag to a workable size, crumple up, spritz with water and lay flat.
4. Apply drops of Americana paint to half the bag, fold in half, rub and repeat process until bag looks as desired.
5. Sprinkle wet paint with glitters and let dry.
6. Paint chipboard pieces white, let dry and apply Duo glue to the tops and sprinkle with Crystal Micro Glitter.
7. Paint cover of compostion book with Perfect Paper Adhesive (not the binding), lay painted bag on top, rub and let dry.
8. Open cover of book and using exacto knife cut to fit.
9. Punch a butterfly out of kraft paper, line edges of wings with 2 Way Glue, dip in Sky Blue Micro Glitter and apply pearls to the body.
10. Glue ribbon to left edge of paper and mount pieces as shown.