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Oh HAPPY, happy days! (Comments Off)

May 4, 2014 • Category: Lead Story

Stamper’s Quest Magazine’s website was set to expire tomorrow (5/05/2014) and everything was going to disappear from the internet never to be seen again.  I was so sad to have to let the magazine go, but as I wrote in my good-bye article, things come and go…life happens. Stamper’s Quest began as an inkling of an […]

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July card “to die for” (Comments Off)

Good Day By:  Cathy Peper, Artistic Guide Finished card size:  5.5 by 4.25 inches Supplies: Stamps: Jar, jar ribbon and strawberries (Lawn Fawn) sentiment (Pink by Design) Paper: Solar white (Neenah) acetate (office supply store) Happy Days Patterned Paper (Echo Park) Ink: Memento in Tuxedo Black and Teal Zeal (Tsukineko) StazOn Jet Black (Tsukineko) Other: […]

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Split Negative Christmas Cards (Comments Off)

Christmas Bell By:  Cathy Peper, Editor Finished card size:  5.5 by 5.5 inches Supplies: Stamps: bell (I Brake for Stamps) ivy background (Impression Obsession) Paper: Solar White (Neenah) All Spruced Up (Gina K Designs) Gold Pearlized (Colorbok) Patterned paper-Times and Seasons, This and That, Season’s Greetings (Echo Park) Patterned paper-Traditions (Carta Bella) Ink: Versa mark […]

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Multi-Colored Embossing Powder-Nancy’s View (Comments Off)

Embossed Butterfly By: Nancy Dees, Artistic Guide                                                                                                                   Finished Card Size: 5.5 X 10.5 Supplies: Stamps: Butterfly (JudiKins) Phrase (Judikins) Paper: Black & white cardstock (artist’s stash) Black and white background paper (S-E-I,  Black Orchid Pad) Gold metallic (artist’s stash) Ink: Versamark embossing ink (Tsukineko) Krylon gold pen (Krylon) Other: Embossing powders: Black (Stampin’ Up!) […]

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Multi-Color Embossing-General Directions (Comments Off)

As stampers, I think we all remember the feeling of magic we felt when we were first introduced to heat embossing.  But with so many supplies to use, sometimes things get pushed to the side as we try new products.  This month here at Stamper’s Quest, we are dusting off our embossing powders and doing […]

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Copic versus Spectrum Noir-A Product Comparison (6)

  by Debbie Ebat, Artistic Guide Supplies: Flower Digi 2  (Scrapbook Stamp Society, artist Karen Sheltrown) Spectrum Noir (Crafters Companion) LV2, PL2, LV1 Copic (.too) V01, V04,V17 Y08,RV04, RV02 YG63, YG67, TG61 Today’s watering hole post is a little different.  I was upset by the latest Copic price increase… I think it was the third […]

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August Trail Map-Vickie’s View (Comments Off)

 Hot Diggity Dog By:  Vickie Kertz, Artistic Guide This is my card for the trail map this month.  All the paper is from my stash and was paper dealing with dogs.  The background paper looks like burlap and has paw prints on it.  The two corners are actually vellum that had dog words on it, […]

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Using Dies to Create a Window Card (1)

Cabin in the Wood By:  Vickie Kertz, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size:  5.50 x 4.25 Supplies: Stamps: Silhouette Grass (Hero Arts) Cabin with Fence (Stampscapes) Thinking of You (Stampin’ Up!) Paper: All the paper came from my stash The cream used for the base, background and main image has a sort of cloud pattern to […]