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Marks Canvas by NK Studios


From Stampendous:
NKCRS06 Cling Marks Set
FREG043 Aged Green Embossing Enamel
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
VM001 Versamark Watermark Ink by Tsukineko

Soft Body Acrylics by Liquitex®
Matte Gel Medium by Liquitex®
Nails and zinc washers
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. For texture use Marks stamps with Versamark Watermark ink onto canvas and heat emboss with Aged Embossing Enamels.
  2. Paint base color on canvas.
  3. Splatter thinned paint around canvas and let dry or use heat tool.
  4. Use a makeup sponge to load paint onto Marks stamps and stamp onto canvas.
  5. Sprinkle Aged Gold embossing enamel in a circle on canvas and heat set from the back side.
  6. Paint red circle over glass bead medium adding more if desired.
  7. Hammer a row of nail with a washer across bottom of canvas.
  8. Ink nail and washers with Versamark Watermark ink and emboss with Aged Embossing Enamel.

Watch Nathalie creating with n*Studio Stamps here —

House-Mouse® Painting Pals by Amy Hurley-Purdie


From Stampendous:
HMR22 Painting Pals
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics® – red, yellow, green, blue
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

  • Watercolor Paper
  • Watercolors – red, orange, yellow, green, blue, grey, brown, pink
  • Paint brush
  • Zip Dry
  • Foam Tape


  1. Start with 5” x 7” blue card, round corners. Cut and round corners of 6 ¾” x 4 ¾” green cardstock and glue centered onto blue card. Cut and round corners of 6 1/2” x 4 1/2” yellow cardstock and glue centered. Cut and round corners of 6” x 4” red cardstock and ink paint tube on Painting Pals stamp. Stamp all over, and glue centered.
  2. Cut 5 1/4″ x 4″ watercolor paper. Stamp painting pals image onto watercolor paper. Paint with watercolors as shown.
  3. Stamp sentiment stamp centered. Foam tape onto card.

House-Mouse® Painting Pals by Lea Kimmel


From Stampendous:
HMR22 Painting Pals
SSC1216 Beary Mice Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Dots Cardstock by Bo Bunny®
May Arts Ribbon® Bakers Twine
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives®
Fiskars® Scallop Edge Punch
Copic® Markers C0, C1, G09, G29, RV02, RV06, RV66, E21, E23, E25, E50, E51, E53, E55, E57, E71, E74, E93
Neenah® Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock


  1. Stamp mice with black ink and color
  2. Trim image to desired size
  3. Create an A2 horizontal card base with a tent fold from green cardstock
  4. Trim a 1-inch strip of pink patterned paper approximately 4.25 inches long and punch with edge punch
  5. Stamp sentiment with black ink and trim to desired size
  6. Create double-mat for sentiment with pink and green papers
  7. Adhere pink punched edge to right side of main image and trim off any excess
  8. Adhere image to card base
  9. Layer sentiment and attach to card with foam squares
  10. Wrap twine around the top of the card and finish with a double-knot, trim tails to length wanted

The Look Handled Box by Debbie Cole


From Stampendous:
CRS7005 Cling The Look Set
CRSS5074 Cling Build a Bouquet Set
ACRS03 Cling Industrial Set
NKCCRS05 Kaffee Klatsch
P249 Vintage Note
DCS5074 Build a Bouquet Die Set
EJS06 Spoonful of Pixie Dust
CP811 Creative Palette
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Americana® Baby Pink, Blue Harbor, Bubblegum Pink, Calypso Blue, Carousel Pink, Lamp Black, Sea Aqua, Snow White, & Wedgewood Blue Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
Crystal Craft Twinkles Writers by DecoArt®
Easy Float by DecoArt®
DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt®
Cigar Box by Viking Woodcrafts
18 Gauge Galvanized Steel Wire
Wood Beads
Plastic Beads
Cosmetic Sponges
Lace Ribbon
Small Petal Flower


  1. Coat surface with sealer, sand lightly, wipe with cheese cloth. Place small drops of Blue Harbor, Blue Calypso, Snow White, and Sea Aqua on the Creative Palette. Us a brayer to lightly move the colors together. Press the front of the box into the pain. It should be completely covered with paint, if not, press into the palette again. Repeat the process for the back and sides of the box.
  2. Apply the Vintage note stamp to handle. Using a cosmetic sponge, apply Snow White to the entire stamp. Stamp onto the upper right hand corner of the box. Repeat, stamping randomly around the box. Clean stamp when finished.
  3. Apply the Crackle stamp onto a handle. Load the stamp in the same manner as above with Wedgewood Blue. Stamp the texture randomly all over the box.
  4. Using stencil, pounce Bubble Gum Pink onto box referring to the photo for placement.
  5. Determine placement of girl. Sand that area of the box lightly, wipe clean. Use the stencil and wash in Snow White. Continue the wash with a large brush towards the left side of the box. Allow to dry. Load girl stamp with Lamp Black. Stamp over this area.
  6. Wash over hair area with Bubblegum Pink. Float to Highlight with Baby Pink and shade with Carousel Pink.
  7. Drybrush highlights to the face with Snow White. Float to shade with Blue Harbor + Snow White (1:1). Fill in the iris with Calypso Blue. The Lips are filled with Bublegum Pink and shaded with Carousel Pink. Drybrush blush to the cheeks and float eye shadow above eye with Baby Pink. Reinforce any lines with thinned Lamp Black using a liner brush.
  8. Apply Matte Medium in upper right and two lower corners of the box. Sprinkle with spoon embossing powder and heat set. Using drops from the Stickler Writers, form swirls by the hair and corners.
  9. Stamp the daisy stamp onto paper with Lamp Black. Wash with Bubblegum Pink. Float to shade with Harbor Blue. Float to highlight with Baby Pink. Cut out with die. Glue small petal flowers to hair, then glue daisy of top of flowers. Add large jewel in the center of the daisy.
  10. Drill two holes in the top of the box. Cut wire to determined length for handle. Paint wood beads with Bubblegum Pink. Add beads to wire leaving at least one inch on both ends of the wire. Place the ends into the holes, then bend and wrap inside the box. .


House-Mouse® Painting Pals by Wendy Price



From Stampendous:
HMR22 Painting Pals
W132 Classic Frame
SSC1203 Royal Heart Quotes Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Ribbon by May Arts
Spectrum Noir Markers (EB1, EB2, EB4, EB6, BG1, BG2, BG3, IG2, IG3, PP1, CG2, BG2, PL3, PL4)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Cut cardstock to 12 x 5.5 inches. Fold card in half horizontally to create a card base.
  2. Stamp image, color and mat.
  3. Adhere stamped image to card. Embellish with bow.