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House-Mouse® Painting Pansies by Pam Hornschu

Supplies:HMR17_SSC1213_PH_800

From Stampendous:
HMR17 Painted Pansies
SSC1213 Life Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
STF082 Onyx Black VersaFine
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
FRGL01 Crystal Glitter Multi Mix
CP811 Creative Palette Monoprinting Plate

Plus:

May Arts Grosgrain Stripes 3/16”
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper by G•C•D
Mohawk White cardstock
Dreamweaver Stencils Color Solutions Alcohol Inks (Cosmo Pink, Lemoncello, Glacier Blue) and Thinner Solution
Pentouch White Marker
Derwent® Inktense Watercolor Pencils
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
corner rounder
3M Foam tape
glue marker
button

Instructions:

  1.  Tent-fold yellow cardstock to create a 5 1/2″ square card. Round bottom corners.
  2.  Round corners of 2 X 5 1/2″ patterned paper panel and adhere to card. Stamp sentiment in Onyx Versafine.
  3.  Place drops of alcohol inks on Creative Palette. Swirl together. Use thinner if necessary. Place white cardstock panel over top to transfer ink. Let dry.
  4.  Stamp image on inky panel. Add color and shading with pencils.
  5. Apply glue marker and glitter for magical sparkle.
  6. Round corners of panel, and mat with blue cardstock. Adhere with foam tape to card.
  7. Tie ribbon through button into bow, and adhere to card.

Hummingbirds Canvas by Pam Hornschu

Supplies:CRS5072_DCS5072_PH_800

From Stampendous:
CRS5072 Cling Hummingbirds
DCS5072 Hummingbirds Die Set
CRS5073 Cling Jumbo Filigree
P249 Cling Vintage Note
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
FRC18 Teal Color Fragments
FRC19 Amethyst Color Fragments
FRC20 Lime Color Fragments
FRG14C Royal Purple Frantage Glass Glitter
FRM01 Frantage Pearlized Mica Fragments

Plus:

Tsukineko Stone Gray StazOn
Copic Markers (V06, V09, V15, BG15, BG49, C3, C5, C7, G12, G14, G17)
Dreamweaver Stencils Pearlescent and Crackle Embossing Pastes
Beacon Adhesives Zip Dry
FabriTac
Fast Finish
May Arts ¾” Aqua Velvet Corduroy Ribbon
Yellow Green and Cerulean Blue acrylic tube paint
12 inch square canvas
tissue paper
white paper flowers
Spray bottle with water

Instructions:

  1.  Mix a small amount of Pearlescent Embossing Paste and tube paint to achieve desired background color. Spritz small amount of water to thin slightly. Spray canvas with water, and brush-apply mixed paste. Set aside to dry. Brush some over two paper flowers and set aside to dry.
  2.  When dry, ink various stamps from filigree set and hummingbird set, and stamp over canvas in gray ink. Note: place acrylic blocks behind canvas for stability and a clean image.
  3. Using stencil/template from Hummingbird set, paste-emboss one hummingbird on canvas with Dreamweaver Crackle Paste. Let dry until crackled. Color over top with Copic markers.
  4. Stamp flowers and leaves with gray on tissue paper. Color with Copic markers. Tear around edge of design. Brush small amount of Fast Finish over area to place flower/tissue. Place colored tissue down on the wet surface. Brush another thin layer carefully over the tissue piece to seal and adhere to the canvas. Apply a light coat over entire canvas as well.
  5. Sprinkle Color Fragments and Mica flakes over wet Fast Finish. Let dry.
  6. Adhere ribbon border on canvas.
  7. Layer flowers and adhere to canvas with FabriTac. Add a bit of glue in center and sprinkle with Glass Glitter.
  8. Die cut hummingbirds from gauze paper. Ink around edges. Adhere to canvas with Zip Dry.

Rose Pattern by Rhea Weigand

Supplies:R220_RW_800

From Stampendous:
R220 Rose Pattern
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
White Cardstock
Organdy Ribbon by May Arts
Copic Markers and Airbrush System*
Embossing Heat Tool
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Fold a 5-1/2″ X 8-1/2″ panel of plum cardstock in half to form card base.
  2. On a 4-7/8″ X 3-5/8″ panel of white cardstock, stamp the Rose Pattern in black ink.
  3. Use the Copic Airbrush System to cover panel with plums and purple colors.
  4. Sprinkle Aged Gold Embossing Enamel on panel and heat from underneath.
  5. Adhere panel to a 3-3/4″ X 5″ panel of plum cardstock.
  6. Adhere layered panels to a 4″ X 5-1/4″ panel of black cardstock.
  7. Tie black organdy ribbon around layered panels in a knot on the front as shown.
  8. Adhere layered panels to card front.

*Rhea did not provide Copic numbers for this project. If you have questions please email her at rdw1266@me.com

Hummingbirds by Debi Hammons

Supplies:CRS5072_DCS5072_CP811_DH_800

From Stampendous:
CRS5072 Cling Hummingbirds
DCS5072 Hummingbird Dies
CP811 Creative Palette
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
White Cardstock
Americana Acrylic Paints by DecoArt
Rubber Brayer by Speedball
Prismacolor Colored Pencils
Embossing Heat Tool
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
3D Foam Squares by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L

Instructions:

  1. Create several panels of background paper using the Creative Palette and DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints. Allow to dry.
  2. Cut a  4″ X 5-1/4″ panel from the dry Creative Palette paper to use for card.
  3. Stamp Flower branch directly on to a second generation Creative Palette paper print with black ink.
  4. Adhere stamped paper to a 5-1/2″ X 8-1/2″ panel of lavender cardstock folded in half to form card base.
  5. Stamp Hummingbird in black right on top of flower, overlapping his beak and the flower bud.
  6. Stamp Hummingbird again in black along with flower branch on areas of first generation Creative Palette paper with desired colors.
  7. Color Hummingbird and flowers as desired with colored pencils.
  8. Die cut hummingbird and flowers and layer on card front with 3D foam squares.
  9. Sprinkle Aged Gold Embossing Enamel on card front and heat from underneath to set.

Hummingbirds by Rhea Weigand

Supplies:CRS5072_DCS5072_RW_pop_up_800

From Stampendous:
CRS5072 Cling Hummingbirds
DCS5072 Hummingbirds Die Set
SSC1201 Angel Wings Quotes Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Patterned Paper by Authentique
Prismacolor® Colored Pencils
Copic® Markers (R81, R34, R56, YG03, YG17, YG67, BG53, BG49, BG57, BV23, BV25, BV29)
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Card base is 6×6 made with white card stock.
  2. Wood grain pattern paper is cut to fit as is checkered paper.
  3. Pop up die from Elizabeth Crafts was used to create the insert.
  4. Image is colored with Copics and colored pencils.

Copic Guide:

  • Flowers: R81, R34, R56
  • Leaves: YG03, YG17, YG67
  • Bird: BG53, BG49, BG57, BV23, BV25, BV29, YG03, YG17, YG67