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Nature Easel by Pam Hornschu


From Stampendous:
ASCRS01 Nature Jumbo Cling
ASCRS03 Industrial Jumbo Cling
EJS05 Spoonful of Rust
EP111 Midnight Black Embossing Powder
VM001 Versamark Ink from Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Rich Cocoa Memento ink from Tsukineko®
Burnt Sugar Vintage cardstock from Core’dinations®
Green and tan cardstock from Bazzill Basics®
Sanding block from Core’dinations®
Derwent Inktense Watercolor Pencils
Zip Dry from Beacon Adhesives®
3M foam tape


  1. Apply sanding block to areas of 6” square panel of Vintage cardstock where tree and barn will be stamped.
  2. Stamp tree, barn, fencing, and birds on panel with VersaMark ink and emboss with black embossing powder.
  3. Stamp second tree and emboss in black on green cardstock.
  4. Color and shade all pieces with watercolor pencils. Use waterbrush to spread color as desired. Let dry.
  5. Sprinkle bottom edge of square panel with Spoonful of Rust, and heat from underneath until melded together.
  6. Adhere second tree over top of first, slightly offset, with foam tape. Leave part of tree overhanging right edge.
  7. Mat panel with 6 ¼” square panel of tan cardstock.
  8. Stamp around edge of large green cardstock mat cut 7 ½” square with peeled paint background stamp (from Industrial set) and brown ink. Adhere focal panel over green panel.

Nature Thank You by Kristine Reynolds


From Stampendous:
ASCRS01 Cling Nature Set
SSC1216 Beary Mice
R220 Rose Pattern
R217 Floral Tapestry
EP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Memento Paris Dusk, Olive Grove, and Bamboo Leaves dye ink by Tsukineko®
Spellbinders Curved Borders Two dies
May Arts Ribbon
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold an 11″ x 4 1/4″ blue panel of cardstock in half to create a top folding A2 card
  2. Stamp tree on card with black ink
  3. Stamp birds on card with blue ink
  4. Stamp floral tapestry and rose pattern on light, medium, and dark green cardstock
  5. Die cut cardstock and adhere to card to create hills
  6. Tie Ribbon around lower portion of card
  7. Stamp sentiment above hills in black ink

Filly Sketch by Jennifer Dove

Filly Sketch by Jennifer DoveSupplies

From Stampendous:
W116 Filly Sketch
DP100 Detailed White Opaque embossing powder
FREG32 Aged Aqua enamel
FRC06 Ochre Fragments
FREG027 Shabby white enamel

Derwent Beech 61 watercolor pencil
Heat Tool


  1. Emboss on Kraft cardstock with Detailed White Opaque DP100 and heat set. 
  2. Color using a watercolor pencil and a wet paint brush blend the watercolor pencil into the kraft paper.
  3. Sprinkle aged aqua embossing powder.
  4. Sprinkle ochre fragments and shabby white onto cardstock and heat from beneath. 
  5. Pop up layer image onto blue cardstock and wrap with distressed ribbon. 
  6. Pop up onto layered pattern paper and then onto layered card base as shown.


Tree Poem Tag by Suzanne Czosek

Tree Poem Tag by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
R164 Tree Poem
H292 Inspiration Exists
FRC15 Canary Color Fragments
FRC06 Ochre Color Fragments

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Coffee Archival Ink™ by Ranger®
Yellow & Plum Ink
Decadent Chalkboard Mist, Yellow Glimmer, & Purple Glimmer Mist by Tattered Angels
Tissue Paper
White Acrylic Paint
Chain & Clips
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Stamp tree and poem using brown ink on white cardstock.  
  2. Sponge plum and yellow dye ink over white cardstock until sunset background created.
  3. Mount image onto yellow cardstock.
  4. Dab surface with glue and sprinkle with yellow and ochre color fragments.
  5. Spritz brown chalkboard mist over stamped image.
  6. Cut banner from cardboard. Strip surface to expose ridges. Smear surface with white acrylic paint.
  7. Spritz cardboard surface with yellow and purple glimmer mists.
  8. Spritz brown chalkboard mist over banner.
  9. Accent banner with yellow and ochre color fragments.
  10. Spritz tissue paper with purple glimmer mist.
  11. Stamp sentiment onto white cardstock using brown ink.
  12. Sponge background with plum and yellow dye inks.
  13. Mount sentiment on yellow cardstock.
  14. Layer tissue paper under main image onto  banner.
  15. Add clips and chain to hanging.


Tree Poem by Kristine Reynolds



From Stampendous:

R164 Tree Poem
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad


Faded Jeans, Peeled Paint & Mustard Seed Distress Ink by Ranger
Cardstock by Bazzill Basic
Large White Eyelets by Scrapessentials
Scallop Edge Oval Die by Spellbinders
Heat Tool
Circle Punch
Zip Dry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


1. Create a 5 1/4″ top folding square card out of green cardstock.
2. Adhere yellow panel to card.
3. Install three large eyelets along the right edge of the yellow strip.
4. Stamp tree poem with Versamark ink on a glossy white cardstock panel and heat emboss with Detail Black Embossing Powder.
5. Sponge peeled paint on the bottom of the panel.
6. Punch a circle out of scrap paper and temporarily adhere to panel to mask a spot for the sun.
7. Punch a scallop edge oval out of scrap paper to use as a mask which you will move around the panel as you sponge on Faded Jeans ink to create a sky full of clouds.
8. Remove circle from panel and sponge Mustard ink on the panel to make the sun.
9. Back image panel with a slightly larger black panel of cardstock and adhere to card.