Archive for May Arts

Just Hatched by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
V303 Just Hatched Stamp
SSC1202 Regal Bird Quotes Perfectly Clear™ Stamps Set
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
C’est La Vie Collection by Bo Bunny®
Latest & Greatest 6×6 Paper Pad by Authentique®
Copic® Markers  (E40, E41, E42; Y11, Y13, Y15, Y18, YR24)
Tim Holtz® Antique Linen Distress Ink™ by Ranger®
Ribbon by May Arts
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp image, color and trim to desired size, add distress ink all around white space.
  2. Create A-2 card base with tent fold.
  3. Trim patterned papers as shown.
  4. Stamp sentiment, trim and add distress ink.
  5. Create mats for both stamped images.
  6. Adhere all layers but do not attach to card base.
  7. Create bow with tails and attach to card as shown.
  8. Adhere all to card base.

Believe Delicate Snow Card by Krissy Fossmeyer

Believe Delicate Snow Card by Krissy FossmeyerSupplies:

 From Stampendous:
CRS5069 Cling Delicate Snow Set
D178 Believe Christmas
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Memento™ Lady Bug & Bahama Blue Ink by Tsukineko®
Tim Holtz® Tumbled Glass Distress Ink by Ranger®
Sponge Dauber by Tsukineko®
Ribbon by May Arts
Nestabilities Labels One Die Set by Spellbinders
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives
Glue Dots
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold 4-1/4″ x 11″ panel of red card stock in half to form card base.
  2. On 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel of white card stock, lightly apply Tumbled Glass ink with sponge dauber using stencil included with stamp set.
  3. Stamp snowflakes on sponged panel using Bahama Blue ink.
  4. On 3″ x 3″ panel of white card stock, stamp sentiment using Lady Bug ink.  
  5. Die cut Label die using Cuttlebug machine.  Leave card stock in die and lightly apply Tumbled Glass ink on panel.  Remove card stock from die to revel white border.
  6. Wrap length of ribbon around snowflake stamped panel; adhere to card base using Zip Dry.
  7. Adhere sentiment panel to card front using 3D Foam Squares.
  8. Tie ribbon into bow and attach to card front using glue dot.


Snowy Postcard by Pam Hornschu


From Stampendous:

R143 Snowy Postcard
FRC11 Scarlet Color Fragments
FREG042 Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle


Tuxedo Black and Rich Cocoa Memento Ink, Memories Mists Amaretto and Pale Ale
Copic markers
Graphics 45 patterned paper
Ivory cardstock
May Arts lace
Making Memories flowers
Button, twine
Deckle-edged scissors


  1. Create ivory card. Ink distress around edges.
  2. Cut strips and panel of patterned paper. Ink distress and adhere to card.
  3. Adhere lace border.
  4. Stamp image on deckle-edged ivory cardstock. Color and shade with markers.
  5. Spritz with mist inks. Ink distress and curl edges.
  6. Sprinkle panel with Color Fragments and Aged Bronze to “encrust”. Heat from underneath.
  7. Curve postcard and adhere to card. Embellish with flowers, and twine tied button.

Phone Elements by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: W094_R168_kr_1_800

From Stampendous:
W094 Phone Elements
R168 Classifieds
FREG027 Shabby White Embossing Enamel
VM001VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad


Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Brushed Corduroy Distress Ink by Ranger
Spray bottle with coffee/water mixture
Chalk by Pebbles Inc.
Black & White Cardstock
Ribbon by May Arts
Brads by Eyelet Outlet
Dies by Spellbinders™
ZipDry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives®


1. Spritz white cardstock with coffee/water mixture and allow to dry.
2. Stamp Classified Background on coffee stained paper with black ink.
3. Trim panel and adhere to a square black card.
4. Adhere ribbon to card.
5. Stamp Phone Elements image on coffee stained paper with black ink.
6. Add chalk to  image.
7. Sponge distress ink around the panel before adhering to the card.
8. Attach ribbon to card with brad.
9. Stamp sentiment from the Vintage Typewriter set on a coffee stained die cut circle in black ink.
10. Back sentiment panel with a larger black die cut circle and the adhere to card.