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Archive for September, 2011

Origami Diamond Fold Card

Tilda in the Fall By: Pat St. Martin, Artistic Guide                                                                                                     […]

Loss at Stamper’s Quest

With a heavy and very sad heart, we report that one of our own made her journey to heaven.  Chris Herrmann passed away a few weeks ago after a very serious illness. She was on a leave of absence from her duties as an Artistic Guide for Stamper’s Quest since the beginning of the year. Chris […]

Decorative Footstool with Stamped Images

Decorative Footstool with Stamped Images Finished size:  10.75″ x 9″ x 7.5” Supplies: Stamps: Large and Small Flower Sets (Serendipity Stamps) Baroque Motif Flourish (Stampin’ Up!) Ornamental Frames Clear stamps (Inkadinkado) Paper: 1 sheet – 8.5” x 11” Plain bond paper Other: Small Decorative Footstool (Walnut Hollow) Wood filler (Elmer’s) Fine grit sanding sponge Tack […]

Transparent Holographic Effects

  By Marie Gamber, Artistic Guide Finished card size:  5.5″ x 4.25″ Who doesn’t love bright and shiny images?   I know I do and when I was visiting Santa Fe, I stopped into a little stamp store  called Guadalepe’s and it was packed with fabulous stamps, stamping tools and embellishments.  It was like walking […]

September Trail Map: Marie’s View

A Quiet Place   Supplies: Stamps Lakeside Cove Small Set  (Stampscapes) Stampscapes Nature Sheet #1 (Stampscapes) Ink: Memento : Tuxedo Black Bamboo Leaves Cottage Ivy Summer Sky Bahama Blue Paris Dusk Angel Pink Cantaloupe Paper:  Glossy Card Stock Black Card Stock Cantaloupe Card Stock Other: Personal Paper Cutter Double-sided Adhesive  1.  Stamped and colored my […]

September 2011 Trail Map: Map Master’s View

QUILTING Finished card size: 6″ x 6″ Well, I was going to do “Hollywood Squares” but let’s do a Quilt instead.   Supplies Stamps Sewing machine (Prickley Pear) Paper: White Card Stock (C.S.) Red Card Stock (C.S.) Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko) Other: Scoring Tool Fabric (Four colors of scraps) 5 inch Xyron machine  (Xyron) […]

September 2011 Trail Map

This month’s sketch was very interesting, open to interpretation, challenging, and fun!   You’re sure to enjoy each of our artistic guide’s take on this one.  Above is the original sketch done exclusively for Stamper’s Quest by Regena.  Below are all the different sketches done by each of our Artistic Guides, starting with our map master, […]

A Newbie’s Adventure in Digiland

By: Marion Davis, Artistic Guide   One of our guest designers, Maria Loomis, did an articles on digital stamping over a year ago.  I waited until now to start looking at digital stamps, and found her article to be  a great resource.  That article can be found here.  However, I thought I would give you the […]

Designing with Numbers: Marion’s View

It’s Only a Number Finished card size: 5”x6” Supplies: Stamps: Large Numerals (Reflections) Digital Stamp Happy Birthday Fifty (Nettys Cards) Inks: Adirondack Pigment Ink, Bottle (Ranger) Versamark (Tsukineko) Paper: Sedona mottled browns (The Paper Cut) Oasis Vintage Specialty Collection (Core’dinations) Scraps of white card stock Other: Computer Generated Words on white cardstock scrap Cutlebug Embossing […]

Designing With Numbers: Nancy’s View

Seven Balloons Finished Card Size: 5.5”x4.25”   Supplies: Stamps: Vintage Chic stamp set [Gina K. Designs] Papers: The Natural matstack [DCWV] The Natural cardstock matstack [DCWV] Scrap of glitter mist spray paper [Unknown] Card base paper [Unknown] Inks: Copper [Martha Stewart] Other: Stash of corner grungeboard, small circle grungeboard, rectangular orange foam [Unknown] Copper embossing […]

Fall Is In the Air

  September is here, and fall is in the air.  Autumn, starting with what we call Indian Summer is one of my favorite times of the year.  I love the changing of the seasons, with the beautiful fall colors and gorgeous sunsets.  All over the world children and adults are going back to school, and […]

Cards with Numbers : Peggie’s View

Noah’s Ark Finished Card Size: 4.25″ x 5.5″ Supplies:  Stamps: Noah’s Ark Stamp Set, retired (The Angel Company) Ancient Alphabet Stamp Set, retired (The Angel Company)  Paper: Card blank ( from stash) Large Dotted paper (BoBunny) Yellow Plaid (from stash) Red sparkle card stock (from stash) Blue sparkle card stock (from stash) White Cryogen Card stock […]

Designing with Numbers: Marie’s View

Number 1 Bud Finished card size:  5.5” x  4.25’” Supplies: Stamps: Buds digital stamp (Mo Manning’s Digital Pencil) Paper: Cryogen White (Curious Metallics) White Pure Luxury (Gina K Designs) Lipstick Red Pure Luxury (Gina K Designs) Jovial Paper Pad (BasicGrey) Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukneko) Memento Lady Bug (Tsukneko) Copic Alcohol Markers (.Too Corp.) Other: […]

Designing With Numbers: Lisa’s View

I’m Late, I’m Late Card Base:  5.5″ x 4.5″ Finished Card Size: 5.5″ x 9″  When I heard that this publication was going to be about Designing With Numbers, the first thing that popped into my head was Alice In Wonderland, so I just went with it.  I was trying to maintain the look from the […]

Designing with Numbers: Linda’s View

You’re How Old? Finished Card Size: 5″ x 7″ I had soooo much fun with this one!  I hardly ever do “funny” cards, but when I saw these stamps online at Art Impressions, I couldn’t resist them.  I bought several, so you may be seeing others of my new creations in the near future.  This […]

Designing with Numbers: Cathy’s View

Triskaidekaphobia Finished card size:  4.25″  x  5.5″   Supplies: Stamps: Number 13 card and sentiment, Tim Holtz Collection  (Stamper’s Anonymous) Queen cards (Bella Rosa) Paper: Terracotta Tile and Harvest Gold card stock (Papertrey Ink) Solar White card stock (Neenah) Patterned Paper from the “Count Me In” Collection  (Sassafrass Lass) Ink: India Ink Black (Stewart Superior) […]

Designing With Numbers: Nola’s View

Altered Time  Supplies: Stamps: Numbers  (Art Warehouse) Creative Elements ( Stampin’ Up!) Paper: Timepiece and Timepiece Collection ( Bo Bunny ) Inks: Riding Hood Red, Always Artichoke (Stampin’ Up! ) Versamark marker (Tsukineko) Other: Clear Embossing powder Heat Gun Tim Holtz Weathered Clock Die (Sizzix) Big Shot  (Sizzix) Antique/Brass hardware leaves & flowers (from Artist’s stash) […]