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Archive for July, 2008

Welcome from the Publisher

  Welcome to Stamper’s Quest! Little did we know, when some members on an online group we belong to jokingly said we should start a new rubber stamping magazine, how a little seed planted a few short months ago would grow into this new quest that we proudly offer to you, the rubber stamping artist.  […]

Welcome From the Editor

Greetings From the Editor ~ A quest1, according to Merriam Webster, is an act or instance of seeking. In other words, a quest is a search for something. In literature, quests are often begun by noble knights in order to obtain fame, wealth, or perhaps the hand of a lovely princess. Artists, rubber stampers in […]

Stamper’s Quest Magazine

Wow! Our first edition of the Stamper’s Quest Magazine. What an amazing journey this has been since the conception of our idea.  I wanted to share with you a little bit about our first edition and what to look forward to in the coming months. The first year our theme for projects centers on color […]

Coral and Bronze Pear Frame for the Inventor

Coral and Bronze Pear Frame for the Inventor By: Regena, Artistic Guide Supplies: Stamps: Ornate Leaf stamp (Renaissance Art Stamps LLC) Small Liquid Amber Leaf (Hero Arts Poetic Prints) Large and Medium Pear stamps (A Stamp in the Hand) Pear Text stamp(A Stamp in the Hand) Autumn Text stamp (Hero Arts) Papers: 8  1/2″x 11″ White […]

Make Your Own Background Paper Rose Card for the Inventor

Make Your Own Background Paper and Rose Card for the Inventor By: Michael Trent, Artistic Guide I love the Floral Dingbats from The Angel Company and always wanted to use this as a background.  But, since the image did not come as background paper, I decided to make my own and layer the Rose Botanical […]

Coral and Bronze Sea Shell Card for the Inventor

Coral and Bronze Sea Shell Card for the Inventor  By: Jennifer Willis, Artistic Guide  Finished Card Size: 4  1/4″ x 5  1/2″ Supplies: Stamps: Shell Square FS10-ss (Faerie Song Art Stamps) Papers: Stardream A2 Cards:Bronze &  Coral (Paper Goods) Inks: Bronze UM-24 Ultimate Metallic ink (Tsukineko) Embossing Ink (Close To My Heart) Embossing Powder: Clear (Creative Living) […]

Coral and Bronze Sea Glass Photo Pin for the Inventor

Coral and Bronze Sea Glass Flowers Photo Pin for the Inventor  By: Stephanie Loomis, Artistic Guide Supplies: Stamps: Flower (Innovative Stamp Creations) Inks: Color Box Pigment Ink: Coral 5498 (Clear Snap) VersaMark (Tsukineko), Perfect Medium-Clear (Ranger), or other Clear Embossing Ink Perfect Medium-Black (Ranger) Black Staz-On Ink (Tsukineko) Other: Mica Pigment Powders: Deep Coral and Ginger Peach (LuminArte) Pearl Ex Mica Pigment Powders: Super Bronze […]

Be the Change Card for the Inventor

Be the Change Card for the Inventor  By: Bea Rosenleaf, Artistic Guide  Finished Card Size:  5½” x 8″ Supplies: Stamps: Cloissoné Pot (Michael Strong Stamps) Sentiment (I Brake for Stamps) Papers: Medium Coral, Trés Jolie Collection, Baby (Girl) Floral/Corail Papier (My Mind’s Eye)  Metallic Bronze (unknown) 1 sheet 8½” x 11 White Cardstock   Inks: VersaMark Watermark Ink (Tsukineko) or Perfect […]

Coral and Bronze Wedding Card for the Adventurer

Coral and Bronze Wedding for the Adventurer By: Regena, Artistic Guide  Finished Card Size: 4 1/2″ x 6 1/4″ Supplies: Stamps: Bride and Groom Silhouette stamp (Inkadinkado) Fairy Tale Stamp (Hampton Arts) Backgrounds Cube (Stampendous) Papers: 8  1/2″x 11″ White Matte Coated Cardstock-Utopia (Marcos Papers) 12″ Bohemia “Girlfriend” Pink/Floral double sided paper (Michaels) Dark brown cardstock from the Naturals matstack (Bazzill Basics) […]

Wedding Roses Card for the Adventurer

Wedding Roses Card for the Adventurer  By: Michael A. Trent, Artistic Guide   Finished Card Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″  Supplies: Stamps: Wedding Roses Stamp (Heartfelt Creations) Papers: 1 Sheet each of Monochromatic Paper: (Bazzill)     Saltillo    Arizona    Adobe  1 Sheet Brass Metallic Cardstock (DCWV) Inks: VersaMark Ink (Tsukineko) Other: LePlume II Markers:  (Marvy)    Dusty […]

Coral & Bronze Sea Shell Card for the Adventurer

Coral and Bronze Sea Shell Card for the Adventurer By: Jennifer Willis, Artistic Guide  Finished Card Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Supplies: Stamps: Shell Square FS10-ss & Shell Trio FS10-st (Faerie Song Art Stamps) Papers: Stardream A2 Cards: Bronze and Coral (Paper Goods) Inks: Bronze UM-24 Ultimate Metallic ink: (Tsukineko) Embossing Ink (Close To My  Heart) Other: Embossing Powder: […]

Sea Glass Flowers and Harlequin Card

  Coral and Bronze Sea Glass Flowers for the Adventurer By: Stephanie Loomis, Artistic Guide Supplies: Stamps: Flower (Innovative Stamp Creations) Inks: Black Staz-On ink (Tsukineko) Perfect Medium-black  (Ranger) VersaMark (Tsukineko), Perfect Medium-Clear (Ranger),  or other clear embossing ink  Color Box pigment ink: Coral 5498 (Clear Snap) Other: Mica Pigment Powders: Deep Coral, Ginger Peach (LuminArte) Pearl Ex Mica Pigment Powders: Super Bronze […]

Shells Card for the Discoverer

Shells Card for the Discoverer By: Michael A. Trent, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Supplies: Stamps: Shells Image No. H1071 (Impression Obsession) Papers: Coral Red 2 Cardstock (The Angel Company) White Cardstock Black Textured Cardstock (DCWV) Inks: VersaMark Inkpad Other: Metallic Bronze Embossing Power (JudiKins) Stamp Positioner Tombow Permanent Adhesive […]

Coral & Bronze Sea Glass Flowers for the Discoverer

Coral and Bronze Sea Glass Flowers for the Discoverer By: Stephanie Loomis, Artistic Guide Inspired by Julia Andrus’ “faux sea glass” from her book Paper Transformed** Supplies: Color Box pigment ink: Coral 5498 (Clear Snap) Mica Pigment Powders: Deep Coral, Ginger Peach (LuminArte) Pearl Ex Mica Pigment Powders: Super Bronze 664 (Jacquard) Chipboard flowers (Making […]

Coral & Bronze Sea Shell Card for the Discoverer

Coral and Bronze Sea Shell Card for the Discoverer By: Jennifer Willis, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size: 4  1/4″ x 5  1/2″ Supplies: Stamps: FS10-ss Shell Square Rubber Stamp (Faerie Song Art Stamps) Papers: White Card Stock (Paper Goods) Stardream A2 Cards: Bronze and Coral (Paper Goods) Inks: Ultimate Metallic: Bronze, UM-24 (Tsukineko) Other: Double Sided […]

Coral & Bronze Autumn Pear for the Discoverer

Coral and Bronze Autumn Pear for the Discoverer By: Regena, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Supplies: Stamps: Pear stamp (Diffusion – Hampton Art) Leaf stamp (Rubber Stampede) Pears Text stamp (A Stamp in the Hand) Autumn Text stamp (Hero Arts) Papers: 8 1/2″x 11″ White Matte Coated Cardstock-Utopia (Marcos Papers) 12″ Bohemia “Girlfriend” Pink/Floral double […]

With Deepest Sympathy for the Adventurer

With Deepest Sympathy for the Adventurer By: Bea Rosenleaf, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Supplies: Stamps: Cloissonné Pot (Michael Strong Stamps) With Deepest Sympathy (Dream Impressions) Papers: Medium Coral, Trés Jolie Collection (My Mind’s Eye) Metallic Bronze (unknown) White Card base 4  1/4″ x 5  1/2″ Inks: Palette Noir Black (Stewart Superior) Coral Pigment Brush […]

Feel Better Soon: a Discoverer Project

Feel Better Soon A Project for the Discoverer By: Bea Rosenleaf, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size:  6  1/2″ x 5″ Supplies: Stamps:    Cloissonné Pot (Michael Strong Stamps)    Tag Tidbits (The Angel Company) (retired) Paper:    Light Coral (Bazzill)    Dark Coral, Sundance “Our Sweet Home” Floral/Coral double-side (My Mind’s Eye)    Metallic Bronze […]

A New Rubber Stamping Magazine

Come away on an artistic quest discovering the artist within. Stampers Quest is a brand new electronic magazine dedicated to filling your backpack full of the freshest and best tips, tools, ideas, and techniques just for you, the rubber stamp artist.  Our super talented team of Guides (designers) will guide you along three trails of graduated difficulty […]