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HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Suzanne Czosek

HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HHP01 Party Hats
FRM08 Yellow Mica Fragments

Plus:
Archival Jet Black Ink by Ranger®
Colored Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper
Yellow Ink
Tulle
Button
Border Punch by EK Success®
Quickie Glue Pen by Sakura®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Stamp bunnies using black ink.
  2. Color images with watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
  3. Sponge edges of panel with yellow dye ink.
  4. Mount main panel onto pink cardstock.
  5. Punch border on pink cardstock.  Layer pattern papers and pink cardstock to assemble card.
  6. Tie tulle through button. Attach to banner.
  7. Accent main image with sprinkling of yellow color fragment.

Giraffe Savanna Tag by Rhea Weigand

Supplies: P193_RW_800

From Stampendous:

P193 Giraffe Savanna
FRC01 Powder Blue Color Fragments
FRM02 Gilded Mica Fragments
FRG02C Champagne Crushed Glass Glitter

Plus:

large manilla tag
burlap
double sided tape
brown card stock
lace ribbon, satin ribbon
paper crimper
buttons
markers
Glossy Accents
paper cutter

Instructions:

1. Cover a large tag with burlap using double sided tape.
2. Crimp a piece of brown card stock then layer at an angle over light blue as shown.
3. Cover one edge with a strip of lace ribbon then layer brown satin ribbon to the side.
4. Color Giraffe image.
5. Make 2 backing layers of light blue and dark brown card stock then place at opposite angles.
6. Cut curly paper shavings with your paper cutter. Gather with double sided tape attach to back of ribbon and attach to image.
7. Emboss buttons and attach to piece.
8. Attach Powder Blue Color Fragments, Gilded Mica and Crushed Glass Glitter with Glossy Accents.
Be sure and visit our DIGITAL DOWNLOAD section and get additional phrases and images to go with the Giraffe Savanna!

Mermaid by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: P151_Mermaid_JD_800

From Stampendous:

CRP151 Mermaid
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle
FRM03 Tarnished Mica Fragments
FRM01 Pearlized Mica Fragments
FRG01C Silver Crushed Glass

Plus:

Bazzill Basics Card stock: Bermuda Blue, White card stock
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko
Copic Markers
Blue Silk Ribbon
Beacon Adhesives Zip Dry Glue

Instructions:

1. Stamp mermaid on white card stock.
2. color with Copic Markers.
3. apply small amount of adhesive to Mermaid’s tail, starting at the top, and carefully place Mica Flakes alternating between dark and light. Make sure and overlap the flakes to give the appearance of scales.
4. Sponge edges, and color interior of space, then mount on blue card stock.
5. Color white card stock to give sprayed watery effect.
6. Scrunch ribbon at the bottom, adhering as you go, full width of card.
7. Add Glitter around card as desired.
8. Insert Mermaid panel under ribbon and secure.

Cattus Librum by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: V239_SSC1117_JD_800

From Stampendous:

CRV239 Jumbo Cling Rubber Cattus Librum
FREG025 Aged Copper Embossing Enamel
FRM04 Tea Stained Mica Fragments
SSC1117 Sincere Sentiments Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH34 Medium Rectangle Acrylics Handle
GS400 Spray Bottle (4-oz.)

Plus:

Copic Markers
Instant Coffee Solution
American Crafts Ribbon
Cork Paper
Bazzill card stock: Tawney, Medium
Fabric Glue
heat tool

Instructions:

1.Stamp Kitty image on white cardstock with black ink. Trim to create rectangle.
2.Emboss image with Deep Impression Embossing Powder.
3. Stamp message on Cream paper and spritz with coffee.
4. Spritz background paper with coffee.
5. Encrust areas on card with Teas Stained Mica and Aged Copper Embossing Enamel.
6. Mount on brown cardstock, layering cork paper, encrusting and curled papers.
7. Twist brown ribbon around card and adhere in several places with Fabric glue.
8. Mount Kitty on top of Encrusted area at an angle with foam adhesive.
9. Mount piece onto folded A2 sized cardstock

Baggage Claim by Janelle Stollfus

Supplies: SSC1167_N251_FREG042_FRM10_JS_800

From Stampendous:

SSC1167 Baggage Claim Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
N252 Suitcase World
FREG042 Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel
FRM10 Blue Mica Fragments
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

StazOn Jet Black Ink by Tsukineko
White & Blue Cardstock
Colored Pencils
White & Ochre Acrylic Paint
Paper Tape
Paintbrush
Heating Tool
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

1. Cut blue cardstock for card base.
2. Mix coffee and water in Spray/Splatter Bottle. Closely spray on blue cardstock and spread around with paintbrush. Add more around edges and set aside to dry.
3. Tear off a six-inch piece of medical paper tape and put on a acetate paper or craft mat. Apply a small amount of white acrylic paint over tape and add in some areas ochre acrylic paint. Let dry while working the next step.
4. Randomly stamp luggage and warning labels from Baggage Claim set on blue card base.
5. Sprinkle Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel over card base and heat set from the back side of the paper.
6. Stamp small label stamps in black onto dried paper tape and tear into small pieces. Add to the card base and trim edges.
7. Stamp Suitcase World onto white cardstock in black ink. Paint coffee onto cardstock the same way as the card base. Let dry and then add Blue Mica Fragments by gluing with Beacon glue.
8. Stamp strap from Baggage Claim onto kraft cardstock. Lightly color with colored pencils and trim around image with scissors.
9. Wrap strap around white cardstock stamped with Suitcase World and glue down to card base.