Sunday, March 20, 2016

Stamping Fun Night March 2016

I demonstrated this Just a Note card.  The 2-step stamping gives this flower dimension, and is easy to do!
stamps **What I Love, Watercolor Wishes Card Kit paper: Old Olive, Hello Honey, Cajun Craze, Basic Black, Whisper White, *Botanical Gardens Designer Paper, **Botanical Gardens Vellum Stack                ink*Archival Basic Black, Old Olive, Hello Honey, Cajun Craze
 accessories: medium envelope- Whisper White, punch- large oval, stamping sponge, dimensionals

Everyone made a card from the Watercolor Wishes Card Kit.  This kit makes a great gift for new stampers because you have everything you need except adhesive.  It's also great for experienced stampers because you can use the supplies but let your creativity flow!   Plus, you can use the fabulous stamp set for years to come!

Designer Paper make a quick and easy card look great!  We colored in a few of the dot to tie-in the Hello Honey color.
stamps: **What I Love paper: Hello Honey, **Wildflower Fields Designer Paper
 ink*Archival Basic Black, marker- Hello Honey(2014-16 InColor Markers)
 accessories: medium envelope- Whisper White, 1” square punch, dimensionals 
-Use the square punch to make the points at the end of the small tag.
-Color the circles on the Designer Paper in a random pattern.

Another quick and easy card, but it sparkles and shines thanks to the Metallics Glitter Tape!
stamps: Six-Sided Sampler paper: Chocolate Chip, Very Vanilla inkChocolate Chip
 accessories: medium envelope- Very Vanilla, **Metallics Glitter Tape, Dazzling Details Gold Glitz,
stamping sponge, dimensionals

It was a fun afternoon of stamping and visiting!

Happy Stamping!

** = Sale-A-Bration (ends March 31, 2016)
* = Occasions catalog (ends May 31, 2016)

Saturday, March 5, 2016

March 2016 Stamp Club

We made this quick and easy note card with the Apple of My Eye stamp set.

stamps: Apple of My Eye paper: Tangelo Twist, Whisper White, Cucumber Crush, Botanical Gardens Vellum Stack inkTangelo Twist, Archival Basic Black accessories:punch- 1 ¾” circle, punch- 2” circle punch, ribbon- ¼” cotton Whisper White, dimensionals

The Rubber Band Technique makes a unique background every time!

stampsRemarkable You paperChocolate Chip, Pear Pizzazz, Very Vanilla ink:Chocolate Chip, Pear Pizzazz accessoriesmedium envelope- Very Vanilla,         clear block C, ribbon- ¼” cotton- Pear Pizzazz, Iced Rhinestone Embellishments
stamping sponge

To do the Rubber Band Technique:
-Wrap different size rubber bands around the clear block.
Use scrap paper or a sticky note to mask the edges of where you want to stamp the rubber bands.

We inked up the embossing folder before running it through the Big Shot!

stamps: Going Global paper: Mossy Meadow, Sahara Sand, Marina Mist, Going Places Paper Stack inkMossy Meadow, Sahara Sand, Marina Mist
accessories: medium envelope- Very Vanilla, Big Shot, embossing folder-World Traveler OR Decorative Dots, Linen Thread, punch- Triple Banner, punch- 2” circle, punch- scallop oval, punch- large oval, dimensionals

The Herringbone Technique gives you an interesting background, and it's a great way to use up those Designer Paper scraps!
stamps: Guy Greetings paper: Melon Mambo, Basic Black, Whisper White, It’s My Party Paper Stack inkMelon Mambo, Archival Basic Black accessoriesmedium envelope-        Whisper White, punch- 2 3/8” circle, punch- extra large oval, ribbon- 3/8” Stitched       Basic Black, stamping sponge, dimensionals, paper snips, silicone craft sheet

We had a fun evening of stamping!  Thanks, Kim, for hosting!

Happy Stamping!