Good-bye from the Trail (7)

September 1, 2013 • Category: Lead Story

Hello friends! With great sadness, I write this article. Our new manager/editor, Cathy Peper, sadly had to step down from managing Stamper’s Quest.  At this time, due to my schedule and health, I am unable to keep the magazine going. Publishing a monthly magazine is a lot of work!  There are deadlines, planning, editing, publishing […]

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1 - This Month's Featured Technique»

Multi-Color Embossing-General Directions (0)

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 […]

2 - This Month's Featured Projects»

Multi-Colored Embossing Powder-Nancy’s View (0)

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!) […]

3 - Cards "to die for"»

July card “to die for” (0)

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: […]

4 - Christmas All Year»

Split Negative Christmas Cards (0)

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 […]

5 - Products From the Backpack»

Copic versus Spectrum Noir-A Product Comparison (4)

  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 […]

6 - Side Trails»

August Trail Map-Vickie’s View (0)

 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, […]

7 - Watering Hole»

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 […]