Archive for Suzanne Czosek

Leaves Wreath by Suzanne Czosek

Leaves Wreath by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
DCS5068 Leaves Die Set
EJS01 Spoonful Silver Embossing Plus Kit
EJS03 Spoonful Midnight Embossing Plus Kit
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Tweezers
Tulle
Black Glimmer Mist
Water
Wreath Frame
Hot Glue
Ribbon
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Die cut a variety of leaves from white cardstock.
  2. With Versamark ink up leaf.
  3. Cover leaf with Embossing Plus.
  4. Hold leaf with craft tweezers. (Or anything else that allows you to heat the leaf from underneath with the heat gun)
  5. Repeat for all leaves alternating between silver and midnight embossing kits.
  6. Glimmer mist tulle with black glimmer mist. Let dry.
  7. Mix water with glue.  Roll tulle in watery glue mixture and sprinkle with Mica mixture.
  8. Cut Frame for the wreath backing from sturdy cardboard or purchase metal frame wreath.
  9. Attach leaves to frame using pop dots or hot glue gun.
  10. Wrap tulle around wreath and tie bow on front.
  11. Tie black bow from black silk ribbon and attach to middle of tulle bow.

Mirror Mirror Box by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies:

From Stampendous:

R176 Mirror Mirror
R175 Leaf Background
SSC1174 Halloween Charms
FREG042 Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel
DP111 Detail Black Embossing Powder
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Stamp Pad

Plus:

StazOn Black Ink by Tsukineko
Black Archival Ink by Ranger
Vellum
Yellow, Gold, & Brown Glimmer Mist by Tattered Angels
Embossing Paste
Black Feathers, Wooden Cats, Metal Skulls, & Metal Numbers

Instructions:

1.     Paint cigar box white.
2.     Apply areas of embossing paste. Coat stamps with baby powder. Impress leaves into sections of embossing paste.
3.     Let dry. Apply glimmer mist colors all over surface. Let dry.  Add versamark in patches on box. Heat emboss with Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel.  While embossing powder is liquid apply versamark to leaf stamp and press into embossed surface. Let cool.
4.     Repeat process until desired effect.  Rub on StazOn black ink in areas to so texture.
5.     Stamp Witch onto glimmer misted cardstock using black ink. Cut out oval attach to center of box.
6.     Apply glue around witch portrait and lay down black feathers in a circle.
7.     Attach spider.
8.     Apply Versamark to metal numbers. Heat emboss with Aged Bronze and black embossing powder.

House-Mouse® Berrying Gifts by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies: OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

From Stampendous:

HMR03 Berrying Gifts

Plus:

White & Black Cardstock
Black Archival Ink by Ranger
Orange Ink
Watercolor Pencils & Waterbrush
Red Silk Ribbon by May Arts
Button
ZipDry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

1.     Stamp image using black ink.
2.     Color with watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
3.     Sponge background with orange dye ink.
4.     Sponge additional panels with orange dye ink for the folds and inside.
5.     Stamp sentiment using black ink in top left corner.
6.     Sprinkle background with water to add water spots.
7.     Assemble card.
8.     Tie with ribbon through button.

Steampunk Owl Tag by Suzanne Czosek

Supplies:

From Stampendous:

P174 Steampunk Owl
FREG024 Aged Gold Embossing Enamel
FREG040 Aged Wine Embossing Enamel
FREG030 Aged Ivory Embossing Enamel
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle

Plus:

Ivory Cardstock, 7 Gypsies Book Cover
Seambinding, Pin Charm
Ranger Archival Ink Black
Watercolor Pencils,Waterbrush
Glimmer Mist Lilac Fields
Glossy Accents
StaZon Purple
hole punch
embossing heat tool

Instructions:

1. Stamp Owl on Ivory Cardstock using Black Ink.
2. Color Owl with watercolor pencils and waterbrush.
3. Accent Eyes and Clock with Glossy Accents.
4. Attach stamped image to book cover with tape.
5. Color edges of image with Versamark Pen and Smear edges of cover with Versamark Watermark Ink Pad.
6. Heat emboss using Aged Gold Embossing Enamel.
7. Heat up edges and sprinkle Aged Wine Embossing Enamel and heat until blended together.
8. Spritz seambinding with purple glimmer mist. Let dry. Smear ribbon with versmark and sprinkle Aged Gold Embossing Enamel onto ribbon and heat emboss.
9. Ink up Halloween on stamp and stamp onto bottom of owl.
10. Heat emboss using Ivory Embossing Powder. Smear purple StaZon over embossed letters.
11. Punch holes in cover and attach ribbon and charm onto book cover.

Gruffies® Spilled Treats by Suzanne Czosek

Gruffies® Spilled Treats by Suzanne CzosekSupplies:

From Stampendous:
HGRP04 Spilled Treats
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Patterned Paper
Watercolor Pencils by Staedtler
Waterbrush
Orange Tulle
Foam Adhesive
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Stamp Image using black ink on white cardstock.
  2. Color image using STAEDTLER Karat Aquarell Watercolor Pencils and waterbrush.
  3. Accent tutu with orange tulle.
  4. Accent wings with ultra fine micro glitter.
  5. Mount colored image on black cardstock.
  6. Cut pattern paper for background and mount on black cardbase.
  7. Tie orange tulle around card base. Pop Dot main image and attach to card base.