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Alcohol Inks and Card Tricks

By Regena Artistic Guide   Alcohol Inks and Card Tricks! By Regena, Artistic Guide   This article is about some of the tricks I use in my card making and with my alcohol inks, so it’s not so much about the various other supplies used as it is about the reactions of the alcohol inks themselves […]

Pennywise Arts 2011 Blog Hop: Dragonfly and Fish

You’ve arrived at the end of our microbeadie trail here at  Stamper’s Quest Magaine. This is our last featured project of this year’s Pennywise Arts Blog Hop.  If you have just arrived here and don’t know about the Hop, please visit the Pennywise Arts Blog to learn all about it.  If you haven’t seen our featured article […]

Sweet Grass Stamps: Linda’s View

Finished Card Size: 5″ x 7″ I got the most beautiful full sheet of 20 unmounted rubber stamps with a Christmas/winter theme to work with.  It was really hard to choose which ones to feature, so I made several cards.  The first one is shown above.  Here are the supplies you will need: Supplies: Stamps:  All […]

Artwork for the By the Sea Frame, Part 2

Publisher’s Note: In September Regena shared with us Part 1 of her beautiful Faux Tile Frame project. Click here for the article and directions.  I must apologize to Regena, and to you, our readers, for not posting Part 2.  Life was pretty crazy during September and October, and I completely forgot that Regena had a Part […]

Monoprinting with Alcohol Inks

Alcohol Ink Monoprinting Technique Finished Size: Varies This alcohol ink technique creates a smooth flowing colors compared to the polished stone technique most people are familiar with.  This background technique lends itself very well for creating cards, incorporating in scrapbook pages (away from photos) and so much more! Supplies: Stamps: Inkadinkado Ink: Adirondack Alcohol Inks (Ranger Industries) […]

Alcohol Ink Resist Stamping

Alcohol Ink Resist Stamping Technique Finished Size: Varies Supplies: Stamps: Inkadinkado Ink: Adirondack Alcohol Ink (Ranger Industries) Adirondack Metal Mixative – optional (Ranger Industries) Archival Ink (Ranger Industries) Cardstock: Bazzill Bling (Bazzill Basics) Other: Adirondack Blending Tool & Felt (Ranger Industries) Memory Glass (Ranger Industries) Memory Frame (Ranger Industries) Directions: Apply desired color(s) of Alcohol Ink […]

Sisters by Birth Photo Card

 Finished Card Size: 5″ x 7″ There’s a little story that goes with this card.  That is really  my sister and me in the pictures; one was taken in 1949 and one a couple of years ago.  When I decided on the project, I decided to do the card to give to her for her […]

Alcohol Ink Sunflowers

By: Roni Johnson, Artistic Guide Alcohol Ink Sunflower Technique Finished Size: Varies Supplies: Stamps: Sentiment (Just For Fun Rubber Stamps) Ink: Archival Ink (Ranger Industries) Adirondack Alcohol Ink (Ranger Industries)      Butterscotch      Espresso      Lettuce      Meadow Adirondack Alcohol Blending Solution (Ranger Industries) Paper: Glossy Cardstock (Ranger Industries) Cardstock (Bazzill Basics) Other: Alcohol Blending Tool […]

Holiday Blizzard 2010: Pumpkin Blast *Unique Technique*

Finished size 5.5″ x 4.25″ Supplies: Stamps: Pumpkin (Impression Obsession) Paper: Coco (The Paper Cut) Glossy white (unknown) Rust (Marco’s Paper) Ink: Alcohol Inks  (Ranger) Versafine (Tsukineko) Other: Smooch paints (Colorsnap) E-6000 (Edectic Products) Double-stick tape (Golfsmith) Crackle Accents (Ranger) Compressed gas (Falcon Safety products) Embossing powder (PK Glitz) Heatgun (Milwaukee) Raffia (unknown) Directions: I call this […]

Bodacious Backgrounds — Part I

Hi readers!  I love making my own backgrounds and I don’t ever do just one background at a time.  If I’m working a technique, I always make a minimum of four, sometimes lots more.  This week I’m going to focus on some background techniques I really like, and I hope you like them too.  The articles […]

Faux Tiled Frame – By the Sea – Part 1

                                                                        Finished size:  8″ x 10” frame (Outside Dimensions 13.125″ x 15.125”)  Supplies: Stamps: Marble Cube (Stampendous) By the Sea ATC stamps (Dee Gruenig- Sunday Int’l) Paper: 2 – 12 x 12” Glossy Cardstock (Marco’s Paper) Ink: Coal Black Ancient Page dye ink (Clearsnap) Pool, Hazelnut and Pebble Alcohol inks (Ranger) Other: 8″ x 10” […]

My Extra Brain

I just started a new job as assistant manager at the new Hobby Lobby in Spokane.  I find myself needing to make note of numbers and other things a lot, all over the store.  I couldn’t use just any old ugly notepad for that!  Supplies: Stamps: Flower stamp (clear stamp, manufacturer unknown) Paper: White cardstock […]

Recycled pastic bag card

  Making cards with recycled materials is such a fun idea.  When I saw this challenge, I decided that I would use a plastic shopping bag in some way.   I have so many of them and there are only so many I need to re-purpose for rubbish.  I knew I wanted to colour the plastic with […]

Holiday Blizzard Project – Autumn Leaves Pencil Cup

Welcome Autumn and Happy Thanksgiving!  As a certified custom framer working at Michaels Arts and Crafts, I see a lot of frames.  Some made of wood, metal and even acrylic (such as those box frames).   I can’t tell you how many times I’ve restocked the little swivel photo pencil cups and never gave any thought […]

Holiday Blizzard Project-Small Ornament

By: Chris M Herrmann, Artistic Guide Finished size: 1.50″ x 1.50″ Supplies: Stamps: Holiday Ornament (Another Stamp Company) Ink: Adirondack Alcohol Inks Collection (Ranger)      Bottle      Cranberry  Distress Embossing Ink (Ranger) Claudine Helmuth’s White Studio Paint (Ranger) Other: HeatIt Craft tool  Superfine Gold Embossing Powder (Ranger) 2 pieces of 1.50″ x 1.50″ Memory Glass  […]

Thanksgiving Card for the Adventurer

Polished Stone Bountiful Thanksgiving Card By: Jennifer Willis, Artistic Guide Finished card size: 5.5″ x 4.25″ Supplies: Stamps: Hope you have…Thanksgiving (MSE!) Paper: Gold Harvest Paper (Stampin’ Up!) Cream Card Stock (Unknown) Wax Paper (Reynolds) Ink: Brilliance – Graphite Black (Tsukineko) Alcohol Inks: (Ranger)      Butterscotch      Raisin      Cranberry      Gold Mixative Other: Collage […]

Fairy Crown for the Discoverer

Fairy Crown By: Sue Trembeth, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size: 4.5″ x 5.5″ Midsummer’s Eve is the celebration of the summer solstice and is the longest day of the year. It is a time when magic is most powerful and the barrier between this world and the fairy world grows thin. My projects celebrate Midsummer’s Eve and […]

Alcohol Inks and Resists for the Adventurer

Being Grateful Card By: Marcia Mattos, Artistic Guide  Finished card size: 7 x 5.5″ Supplies: Stamps: Pollen Dust (Fancy Pants Designs) Sentiment Stamp (The Angel Company)    Ink: Not Quite Navy Dye Ink Pad (Stampin’ Up!) Denim Alcohol Ink (Ranger Industries) Lettuce Alcohol Ink (Ranger Industries) Peeled Paint Distress Ink (Ranger Insustries) Versamark Stamp Pad (Tsukineko)            […]

Rosette Dream Heart Tall Card for the Discoverer

Rosette Dream Heart Tall Card By: Regena, Artistic Guide  Finished size:  4.25 x 8.5″ Supplies: Stamps: Rosette Heart (Stampington) Triple Heart (Valentines Day Collection Clear stamps from Target) Dream Big text (Paper Inspirations) Lower Case Dream (Inkadinkado) Papers: White Matte Utopia coated cardstock (Marco’s Paper) 8.5×5.5 (half a sheet) White Glossy cardstock (Marco’s Paper) Inks: Pinata […]

Faux Snow Globe Christmas Card for the Adventurer

Faux Snow Globe Christmas Card for the Adventurer By: Bea Rosenleaf, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size:  6.5″ x 5″ Supplies: Stamps: I Believe in Santa Claus (Inka Stamps) Holly Leaves (Stampin’ Up!) Papers: Burgundy and Blue Cardstock (Bazzill) Dawning Damask (Imaginisce) Glossy White Cardstock (The Angel Co.) Inks: Versamark Watermark Ink Pad (Tsukineko) Other: Cranberry, […]