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Single Adirondack by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
Q210 Single Adirondack
L260 Relax Enjoy
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
FRM11 Teal Frantage Mica Fragments
FRC20 Hot Lime Frantage Color Fragments
FRC01 Powder Blue Frantage Color Fragments

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
My Mind’s Eye Fine and Dandy 6×6 Designer Paper Pad
My Mind’s Eye Quite Contary 6×6 Designer Paper Pad
Neenah Classic Crest Solar White Cover Stock
Copic Markers:  BG000, BG01, BG02, BG05, YG11, YG13, YG17, N2, Y00, Y06, Y13, Y38, E40, E41, E42, C1, B0000, YG93, YG95


  1. Stamp image and color, trim image into a square
  2. Create a 5″ square card base with a tent fold from teal cardstock
  3. Trim a piece of white cs into a 4.75″ square, adhere to card base
  4. Using two different dot pattern papers, trim four squares, two from each paper into 2.25″ squares, adhere to card base as shown
  5. Stamp sentiment and trim close to edges
  6. Create a mat for the sentiment from teal cs and layer the two pieces
  7.  Attach sentiment with foam squares
  8. Mix fragments and adhere to lower left corner of image as shown

HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Suzanne Czosek

HappyHoppers® Party Hats by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HHP01 Party Hats
FRM08 Yellow Mica Fragments

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


  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


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


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


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


  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


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


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.