Friday, July 17, 2015

Stampendous and Chameleon Final Hop!

Today is the final day of the Stampendous - Chameleon Blog Hop! The Stampendous Design Team has been sharing the designs from the July 2015 Stampendous Catalog with you this week! Over the next several weeks, our weekly themes will spotlight different parts of the catalog. This week our theme has been  "Christmas in July". There are so many beautiful designs to choose from, it was hard to choose just five for this week!

Our designs were colored with the fabulous Chameleon markers, so we've been having a Blog Hop this week too! You won't want to miss a day of the fun, so be sure to go back and check out the days you missed! And, of course, there are PRIZES! A huge thank you to Chameleon for providing each design team member a complete set of their great markers!

Chameleon™ Art Products is a company determined to change the way you think about marker pens. They pride themselves on having developed real innovation that enhances your ability to maximize your creativity. Their markers bring color control and simplicity to your art, and you can create stunning 3D effects, smooth transitions, highlights, and shading gradations all with one pen.

When you combine this simple coloring versatility with Stampendous® and House-Mouse Designs® images, you can create fantastic projects quickly. Stampendous stamps are beautifully enhanced by the simple blending made possible with this range of innovative markers. The colorless blending tool acts as a “foolproof” finish for your project. You won’t believe the stunning range of colors that can be achieved with these markers, and the array of original projects you can create with the combination of Stampendous and Chameleon.

The new Cozy Kitten stamp is so adorable and is easy to color. Create a fun matching background with the detail pen from the Chameleon set and color it to match the Kitty's pillow!


Stampendous:V313 Cozy Kitten
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Plus:Epic Black & Red Pepper Classic Linen Cover Stock by Neenah Paper®
Chameleon™ Markers (RD4, NU1, OL3, PK3, NU3, BR2, YO3, CB, D, BK4)
Gold Buttons
Double-Sided Tape
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Fold a 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" piece of red cardstock in half to form an A2 top-fold card.
  2. Stamp the Cozy Kitten on a  2 1/4" x 3" piece of white cardstock and color with Chameleon pens.
  3. Use the Chameleon Detail pen to draw angled lines on a piece of white 4" x 5 1/4" cardstock and color with Chameleon pens to match the kitten's pillow.
  4.  Adhere the background on the card front.
  5.  Adhere the Kitten to a black mat, then a red mat, then adhere both layers to the lower right side of the card.
  6.  Make a small red flag and attach to the upper left, and attach 2 buttons with Zip Dry.

Friday team members sharing ideas:

Louise Healy
Chameleon Pens Blog

Happy Creating,


Janelle Stollfus said...

So cute!

TracyM #6773 said...

SUPER CUTE card Louise!!!
Your kitty is ADORABLE, your background COOL and your colouring FABULOUS - LOVE IT!!!
TracyM #6773 from Victoria, Australia

Liz O. said...

This image is super cute! Great background too Louise!
Thanks for sharing!
have a wonderful weekend,
Greetings from sunny KS:)

jcobb said...

So sweet! Perfect for my cat-loving friends! Love the background! North Carolina

D.Ann C said...

What a sweetie! Love how you made the background match the pillow! - FL

Unknown said...

Wow the background popped and made me feel the kitten was ready to jump off the pillow and into my lap.
Wonderful Hop this week thanks for all the inspirations.
Debbie MO USA

Viki Banaszak said...

Greetings from Kansas! This is adorable! I love the background you created! It is such a perfect match to this design. said...

This is adorable. Love your background.
From Ontario, Canada

Pammejo said...

adorable, love your coloring with the Chameleon Pens.

Carolina Kathy said...

This stamp and card are precious! You did a great joc coloring with the new pens! Thx for sharing your creativity!

Mary Holshouser said...

Love the background paper.
The little kitty on his pillow is colored so great.
Wonderful card.
thanks for sharing

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Unknown said...

Oh WOW! The Stampendous kitten is cute, but that background made with the Chameleon pens is fantastic. Very clever!
Lin from TX, USA

Julie said...

Nice colouring Louise.

Julie Makela

manateegirl said...

What a brilliant idea to draw the lines and color them to match the pillow! I can't wait to try something similar. The shading on the background really shows what the Chameleon pens can do. The whole card is so original. Thank you for a great week.

Sandy (Cheesy) said...

How creative of you, Louise. Love, love the background and how it matches the rest of the image. Fabulous. IL and FL

christi said...

wow, zentangled original in motion. love your background and all the effort you put into this and great coloring job!

craftymom205 said...

Such a cute card. From Alabama

craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

Jean said...

Just a wonderful card! Michigan!

Sue D said...

Fabulous--I like the background.
Sue in Ohio said...

You make color matching look so easy!!! Love your adorable festive kitty card and perfectly colored elements! Would love to try your Chameleon pens for myself!
I live in the USA specifically Orlando, FL!!

barbara macaskill said...

LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVE your matching background!! Before I read that you had created it I was thinking I need that paper or stamp! LOL Now I will have to just create my own too!!!
LOVE this adorable kitty image and must add her to my stash!! TFS!
BArb in VT

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

This is adorable. I love your background paper...... checking in from CA

LChippy76 said...

PURRFect 'lil Kitty!!!
Loving the Embellishments & Coloring!!!
TFS....from MO, USA