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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!

Mirror Mirror by Debi Hammons

Supplies: R176_DH_800

From Stampendous:

R176 Mirror Mirror
FREG026 Aged Black Embossing Enamel
FRM04 Tea Stained Mica Fragments
VM991 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

Black and Green cardstock
Embossing Heat Tool
Zip Dry Adhesive by Beacon

Instructions:

  1. Fold 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ black panel to form card base.
  2. Stamp image on 4′ x 5 1/4″ green panel with VersaMark Ink.
  3. Coat with Aged Black Embossing Enamel.
  4. Tap off excess and heat to set.
  5. Sprinkle more Aged Black on two corners of panel. Add Mica Flakes on top and heat from UNDERNEATH, so as not to blow off Mica, until enamel has melted.
  6. Adhere to card front with glue.

Boots Kiddo by Janelle Stollfus

Supplies: M292_FRM06_JS_800

From Stampendous:

M292 Boots Kiddo
FRM06 White Mica Fragments

Plus:

Boots Kiddo, White Mica
White, Green, Light Blue & Yellow Cardstock
Colored Pencils
Alcohol Markers
Odorless Mineral Spirits
Paper Stump, Cotton Swab, or Blending Pen / Pencil
Ribbon By May Arts
Corner Rounder
Foam Adhesive Squares
3-in-1 Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

1. Stamp Boots Kiddo onto white cardstock and color with alcohol markers. Use markers to create pattern background around stamped image.
2. Color lightly with color pencil around image and blend using a paper stump or cotton swab dipped in odorless mineral spirits. Round each corner of white cardstock.
3. Glue yellow cardstock onto green card base. Round the corners of blue cardstock and tie ribbon into bow around it and glue to yellow layer.
4. Dot around the edges of blue cardstock with Beacon glue and sprinkle White Mica Fragments. Shake off excess.
5. Use foam adhesive on white cardstock and add on top of blue cardstock. Add a few more dots of Beacon glue and sprinkle a few White Mica Fragments over it. Shake off excess.

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.