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House-Mouse® Christmas Story by Debi Hammons


From Stampendous

HMR15 Christmas Story Stamp
GX220U Ultrafine Crystal Glitter
STF082 VersaFine Onyx Black Ink Pad by Tsukineko

White, Kraft and Red card stock
Zip Dry paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Colored Pencils by PrismaColor
Glue pen by Zig
String of Christmas Lights by Darice


  1. Fold 8-1/2” x 5-1/2” Kraft card stock in half to form card base
  2. Stamp the Christmas Story on 5” x 3-3/4” white card stock
  3. Color as desired
  4. Glue to 5-1/4” x 4” Red card stock
  5. Glue to the card front
  6. Glue a string of about 5 Christmas lights along the top of the card front
  7. Add glitter to the light bulbs on the image with the glue pen

Twisted Tree by Kristine Reynolds

Twisted Tree by Kristine ReynoldsSupplies:

From Stampendous:
R208 Twisted Tree
SSC1208 Tricky Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH34 Medium Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
EJS03 Spoonful of Midnight 
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Tim Holtz Dusty Concord Distress Ink by Ranger®
Copic® Markers (C1-E21-YR24-G12)
May Arts® Ribbon
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Spellbinders Dies
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Heat Tools


  1. Adhere Cardstock panel to a dark grey card card
  2. Adhere ribbon to card
  3. Stamp image on a white cardstock panel with black ink and color with markers
  4. Sponge distress ink onto stamped panel
  5. Sprinkle Spoonful of Midnight around the edges of the stamped panel and heat from underneath 
  6. Adhere stamped panel to card
  7. Stamp sentiment on a white die cut oval panel and sponge edges with distress ink
  8. Sprinkle Spoonful of Midnight around the edges and heat from underneath to melt
  9. Back panel with a larger orange die cut panel and adhere to card

Snowflake Tree by Tenia Nelson

Snowflake Tree by Tenia NelsonSupplies:

From Stampendous:
R212 Snowflake Tree
SSC1209 Holiday Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
EJS02 Spoonful of Snow
BM001 Versamark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®

Kraft Cardstock
Pop Up Dots
Signo Broad White Gel Pen by Uni-Ball
Gold Embossing Powder by IMAGINE Crafts
Heat Tool


  1. Create card from Kraft cardstock.
  2. Stamp Tree onto Kraft cardstock using Versamark Watermark Ink and add Gold Embossing Powder and heat emboss.
  3. Add Glue Gloss and add Spoonful of Snow onto card.
  4. Stamp “Joy” sentiment onto a piece of Kraft cardstock using Versamark Watermark Ink, Gold Embossing Powder and heat emboss.
  5. Adhere sentiment panel onto imagine panel and adhere image panel onto card panel using pop up dots.
  6. Color in snowflakes using gel pen.

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.