Friday, June 8, 2018

Coffee Break

HMCR114 Cling Coffee Break




Stampendous:
HMCR114 Coffee Break
TC58 Quest Texture Cube
SSC1281 Greetings Galore PCS
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock - Kraft, Turquoise
Brilliance Ink - Coffee Bean
Copic Markers - BG10, BG13, BG15, BG18, E31, E35, E39, E42, E44, E49, E51, E95, W0, W2, W4

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 7" x 10" piece of Kraft cardstock in half to form an A7 card
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the Coffee Break image on a 4" x 4 3/4" piece of white cardstock, color with Copic Markers
Step 3:  Adhere the colored image to a 4 1/4" x 5" Turqoise mat
Step 4 :  Use Coffee Bean ink to stamp the image from the Quest Texture Cube around the edges of the card front
Step 5:   Adhere the Coffee Bean image at an angle on the card front
Step 6:   Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the sentiment on a 5/8" x 1 3/4" piece of white, mat on a 7/8" x 2" piece of Turquoise
Step 7:  Use foam tape to add the sentiment to the card front

See more samples at the Stampendous Blog.

Happy Creating
Louise

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Peony Umbrella

HMD Peony Umbrella


Stampendous:
HMCP95 Cling HMD Peony Umbrella
DCP1006 Fitted Frames Set B
DCP1009 Spring Borders Die Set
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
My Color Cardstock - Lime Pop, Mint Julep, Pink Carnation
Copic Markers - BG000, BG10, YG01, YG03, YG06, YG91, E01, E31, E35, E37, E51, E95, R81, R85, R89, 0
Foam Tape
Die Cut Machine
Zutter 1/2" Corner Rounder

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" piece of Lime Pop cardstock in half to form an A2 card, use the Zutter corner rounder to round all four corners
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the image on a piece of white cardstock, color with Copic Markers
Step 3:  Use the fitted frames set to die cut the image and a matching Mint Julep mat, adhere the two layers together
Step 4:  Use one of the dies from the Spring Borders Die Set to cut one long edge of a 2 1/4" x 5 1/2" piece of Pink Carnation cardstock
Step 5:  Adhere a 1/2" x 5 1/2" strip of Mint Julep behind the uncut edge of the pink layer, leaving about 1/8" of the green showing, then adhere both to the bottom area of the card front
Step 6:    Use foam tape to add the Peony Umbrella image to the center of the card

See the Stampendous Blog for more samples.

Happy Creating,
Louise

Monday, June 4, 2018

Lemon Sour

HMR119 Lemon Sour



Stampendous:
HMCR119 Cling Lemon Sour
SSC1283 Big Words Thanks PCS
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock - Kraft,  Light Aqua, Gray
Brilliance Ink - Pearlescent Chocolate
Foam Applicator
Copic Markers - Y00, Y02, Y06, Y08, R81, R85, B0000, W0, W2, W3, W5, E01, E31, E42, E44, E51, E95, 0
Foam Tape

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 6" x 9 1/2" piece of light aqua cardstock in half to form an A6 card
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the Lemon Sour image on a 3 3/4" x 5" piece of white cardstock, color with Copic Markers
Step 3:  Adhere the colored image to a 4" x 5 1/4" gray mat
Step 4 :  Tear the top edge of a 6" x 2 1/4" piece of Kraft cardstock, use a foam applicator to brush the Chocolate ink along the torn edge and the other three edges, adhere to the card front
Step 5:   Tear a thin strip of Kraft cardstock, ink edges and adhere to the bottom edge of the colored image
Step 6:   Tear other strips of Kraft, ink edges and adhere randomly to the Kraft cardstock on the card front to create a sandy appearance
Step 7:  Use foam tape to add the Lemon Sour image to the card front
Step 8: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the Missing You on a scrap of white, trim close and adhere to a small gray mat, adhere to the upper left corner of the Lemon Sour image

There are more great House Mouse samples at the Stampendous Blog.

Happy Creating
Louise

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

GDPR Privacy Policy

I'm working on a new privacy policy for my followers, but for now you should know that if you comment on my site, my site collects your email address so that I can respond to you if necessary.

These email addresses are stored in the United States and cannot be retrieved by anyone but me. I never share them unless you win a prize, then I pass them on to the manufacturer supplying that prize upon request. When this happens, your information is then covered by that manufacturer's privacy policy.


If you would like me to delete your comments from my website, just email me at: lhgdpr2018@gmail.com and I will delete them within 14 days. Your information is not used for any other purpose.


Thank you,
Louise

Friday, May 25, 2018

Flutterbye Cake

The Stampendous Design Team is sharing samples from the Laurel Burch line. These are fun and easy to color and pair with great papers. There is a coloring guide on the Stampendous website.


Stampendous:
LBCR013Cling LB Flutterbye Cake
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock - Orange, Dotted Pink, Black
Copic Markers - Y17, Y35, YR04, YR09, R22, RV09, RV19, V15, FV2, B02, B04, B06, B69, BG01, YG01, YG07

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 7" x 10" piece of orange cardstock in half to form an A7 card
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the LB Flutterbye Cake image on a 5" x 6" piece of white, color with Copic Markers, 
Step 3: Trim close to the image border on the top, and sides, tear the bottom edge
Step 4:  Mat image on a 4 1/8" x 6 1/4" piece of Black cardstock, tear the bottom edge
Step 5:  Adhere a 4 3/4" x 6 3/4" piece of dotted pink cardstock to the cardfront
Step 6:  Adhere the LB Flutterbye Cake image to the pink layer

See more Laurel Burch samples at the Stampendous Blog.

Happy Creating,
Louise

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Celebrate Your Spirit!

The Stampendous Design Team is sharing more Laurel Burch images this week. Here's one I did a while back with the LB Sun Chase (LBW011) and LB Celebrate Dreams (LBG001) sentiment. 



Stampendous:
LBCW011 Cling LB Sun Chase
LBCG001 Cling LB Celebrate Dreams
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock - Green, Orange, Yellow, Blue
Copic Markers - Y17, Y32, Y35, RV09, V15, BG01, BG13, B04, YG07
Foam Tape

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 6" x 9 1/2" piece of green cardstock in half to form an A6 card
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the Sun Chase image on a 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" piece of white, color with Copic Markers, tear a an edge around the outline
Step 3: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the sentiment on a 1 3/4" x 4 1/4" piece of white, color with Copic Markers, tear a an edge around the outline, mat on a piece of blue cardstock with torn edges
Step 4:  Cut a 4 1/2" x 5 3/4" piece of orange cardstock, tear edges, adhere to the card front
Step 5:  Cut a 2" x 5" piece of yellow, a 3 1/2" x 5 1/2" piece of blue, tear the edges on both, adhere over the orange
Step 6:  Use foam tape to add the Sun Chase and sentiment to the card front

See more Laurel Burch samples at the Stampendous Blog.

Happy Creating,
Louise

Monday, May 21, 2018

My Dream For You...

The Stampendous Design Team is sharing more images from the wonderful Laurel Burch line of stamps. There is a great coloring guide for these at the Stampendous website.



Stampendous:
LBCM002 Cling LB Cat Love
LBCH001 Cling LB My Dream
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock - Dark Pink, Dark Purple
BoBunny 12" Orange Citrus Vintage 12OCV937
Copic Markers - B02, B04, RV19, R29, FV2, YG07, YR04, 100
Black Foam Tape

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 6" x 9 1/2" piece of dark pink cardstock in half to form an A6 card
Step 2: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the LB Cat Love image on a 3" x 4" piece of white, color with Copic Markers, trim to 2 3/8" x 3 1/2", edge with the 100 marker
Step 3: Use the Tuxedo Black ink to stamp the sentiment on a 1 5/8" x 2 3/8" piece of white, edge with the 100 marker
Step 4:  Cut a 3 1/2" x 4 1/2"  and a 2 1/2" x 3 1/4" piece of dark purple cardstock, tear edges, adhere the images to the torn mats
Step 5:  Cut a 4 1/2" x 5 3/4" piece of the Orange Citrus Vintage paper, edge with the YR04 marker, adhere to the card front
Step 6:  Adhere the LB Cat Love to the upper left area of the card, use foam tape to add the sentiment to the lower right side of the card

See more Laurel Burch samples at the Stampendous Blog.

Happy Creating,
Louise