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Morning Glory by Wendy Price

Supplies: P185_N253_N255_W088_WP_800

From Stampendous:

CRP185 Morning Glory
CRN253 Color Outside
W088 Seed Background
FREG042 Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel
FRM03 Tarnished Mica Fragments
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Copic® Markers
Distress Ink by Ranger®
Fabric
Twine
Button
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image on cream cardstock and color with Copics.
  2. Sprinkle Aged Bronze EP and Mica Flakes on image and heat from the underside.
  3. Stamp fabric with Seed Background and adhere to cardfront.
  4. Stamp sentiment and color with Copics. Distress ink Distress Inks.
  5. Press button in Versamark and emboss with Aged Bronze EP. While still hot, press Scrolled Blossoms stamp into the EP. Tie with twine and add to cardfront along with sentiment and main image.

Mermaid Kiddo by Suzanne Czosek

Mermaid Kiddo by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
P164 Mermaid Kiddo
DP100 Detail White Embossing Powder
FRG06 Fresh Green Glass Glitter
FRG07 Steel Blue Glass Glitter
GX900 Ultra Fine Crystal Snow Glitter
VM001 Versamark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Black Archival Ink by Ranger®
Blue & White Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Tissue Paper
Key Lime Pie & Jazz Blue Glimmer Mist by Tattered Angels
Watercolor Pencils
Glue Pen
Waterbrush
Ribbon
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Cut white cardstock. Spray blue glimmer mist on white cardstock. Let dry.
  2. Spritz Tissue paper with green and blue glimmer mist.
  3. Cut card base from blue cardstock.
  4. Cut white cardstock background.
  5. Stamp bubbles using VersaMark on misted background. Repeat until surface is covered. Heat emboss with white embossing powder.
  6. Tear strips of misted tissue paper. Attach to bottom of bubble background. Repeat until desired. Add strips of green ribbon.
  7. Take glue pen (broad tip) and dab on bottom and sprinkle with green and blue glass glitter.
  8. Stamp mermaid onto white cardstock using black ink. Spray glimmer mist on craft mat.  Pick up color with waterbrush and paint mermaid scales and hair.Use watercolor pencils for shading.
  9. Color skin, shells and seahorse with watercolor pencils.
  10. Accent mermaid with crystal glitter.
  11. Mount white cardstock on card base.
  12. Attach seaweed and bubble background onto white cardstock.
  13. Pop dot mermaid and seahorse and attach to seaweed and bubble background.

 

Hydrangea Garden Birthday by Janelle Stollfus

CRS5067_DCS5067_SSC1199_ JS_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:
CRS5067  Cling Hydrangea Garden Stamp Set
DCS5067 Hydrangea Garden Die Cut Set
SSC1199 Loving Messages Perfectly Clear Set
STF082 VersaFine Onyx Black Ink Pad
SSH57 Jumbo Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Acrylic Paints (Sapphire, Purple Cow, Dragon Fruit, Hansa Yellow, Margarita, Plantation Pine) by DecoArt
White Cardstock
Blue Cardstock by Bazzill
Green Cardstock by Bazzill
Paint Brush
Mixing palette
3 in 1 Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Foam Adhesive Dots by Scrapbook Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Using the Hydrangea Garden Stamp set, stamp two hydrangea heads and two single blooms with Black waterproof ink. Stamp leave sprig twice in the same way.
  2. Color one each in blue and purple with thinned acrylic paint and water. Do the same for the remaining in pink and purple. Paint leaves in greens.
  3. Cut out all pieces with coordinating Hydrangea Garden Die Cut Set.
  4. Fold 4 ¼” x 8” green cardstock in gate fold with a score at 2 1/8” and 6 3/8” and glue down on 5 ½” square blue cardstock.
  5. Glue blue hydrangea on left gate flap with single bloom adhered with a foam adhesive dot. Open left flap and glue pink hydrangea on right flap that is still folded. Close the left flap and adhere single pink bloom at the top of the right flap with a foam adhesive dot. The bloom should overlap a free edge onto the blue hydrangea to hold the flap closed.
  6. Stamp a sentiment from Loving Messages on white paper and trim down into pennant. Adhere with a foam adhesive dot.

House-Mouse® Umbrella Nap by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HHV04_SSC1202_KR_800

From Stampendous:
HHV04 Umbrella Nap
SSC1201 Angel Wings Quotes
SSH34 Medium Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Dye Ink
by Tsukineko®
Copic Markers (E31-E33-E35-E50-E51-E93-BG13-BG11-BG10-R21-R22-YG03-YG00-YG01-YR00-YR02)
Mohawk® Bright White
American Crafts® Yes Please paper pad
Bazzill® Basic cardstock
May Arts® Ribbon
Martha Stewart® Border Punch Spellbinders® Classic Circle Dies

Instructions:

  1. Adhere patterned paper panel to the card.
  2. Adhere ribbon at the top of the patterned paper panel.
  3. Stamp the image on a die cut white circle and color with Copic markers.
  4. Back with a larger orange die cut circle and then adhere to card.
  5. Stamp sentiment on the top right hand corner with black ink.

House-Mouse® Beach Toss by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: HMP14_KR_800

From Stampendous:
HMP14 House-Mouse® Beach Toss

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Dye Ink by Tsukineko®
Copic® Markers (E50-E51-E53-E93-E21-E23-E25-R22-R24-R29-YR00-YR02-YR04-BG11-blender pen)
Paper Pizzaz® Sand Paper
Cosmo Cricket® cloud paper
Recollections® Black Cardstock, Mohawk® Bright White Cardstock
May Arts® Ribbon

Instructions:

  1. Adhere patterened paper panels to a black card base.
  2. Tie ribbon around the top portion of the card.
  3. Stamp image on a white panel of cardstock with black ink and color with markers.
  4. Trim around the image leaving the top of the ball “out of the box”.
  5. Back the image with a slightly larger black cardstock.
  6. Adhere to card front.