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Using Dies to Create a Window Card

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 […]

Masked Thank You Card

Finished card size: 4.25″ x 5.5″ Continuing with one of our monthly techniques of a few months ago, the masking technique, I thought I would show you something a little different.  This method can create fun and stunning backgrounds on your cards.  Come join me in the studio as we can get started! Supplies: Stamps: […]

Multi-Color Embossing-Rena’s View

Dream By: Rena Sawatski, Artistic Guide Finished Card Size 6.25″ X 5” Supplies Stamps: Background (Hero Arts) Magenta Style (Large Poppy) Sentiment (Hampton Art) Paper: White (Canadian Scrapbooker Superstock) Green (Unknown) Cream (Stampin’ UP!) Inks: Pink Pigment (Clearsnap) Lettuce pigment (Clearsnap) Cape Cod pigment (Clearsnap) Magenta pigment (Clearsnap) Fresh Green pigment (Clearsnap) Clear embossing (Clearsnap) White Pigment […]

July 2013 Trail Map

Here is the sketch Regena created for us this month:   First up, we have the Map Master’s card.  Watch for a step by step to publish tomorrow.   stamp credits:  Stampabilities     stamp credits:  Squigglefly stamp credits:  Stampin’ Up!   stamp credits:  unknown stamp credits:  Hero Arts, Stampendous and Inkadinkado Regena was kind […]

Trifold Shutter Card-Debbie’s View

  Doing What You Love By:  Debbie Ebat, Artistic Guide card size 6 X 12 inches Supplies: Stamps: Butterfly set (by Hero arts and Sizzix) Saying (Eclectic Omnibus) Paper: Yellow (Bazzill)  cut to 6 X12 Red (Bazzill) coral (stash) white (stash) Bitty scrap pad (Provo Craft) Ink: Tuxedo Black Memento Ink (Tsukineko) Copic (.too): Flower Rv21, […]

May 2013 Trail Map-Map Master’s View

lTime By: Ken Schneider, map master Finished card size:5.50 x 7.00 inches Here’s the sketch: SUPPLIES: STAMPS: Moments (Hero arts) Writing (Stampers Anonymous) PAPER: Black card stock (C.S.) (from stash) White C.S. (from stash) Gold C.S. (from stash) INK: Memento Rich Cocoa (Tsukineko) OTHER: Clock die (Tim Holtz) Triangle die (Sizzix) Clock gears (Spellbinder embossing […]

May 2013 Trail Map

Here is the trail map for May.  I love the diamond shape.  Below you will find what the Stamper’s Quest team has done with the sketch. Stamp Credits:  Hero Arts and Stampers Anonymous.  Tune in tomorrow to see the Map Master’s step by step directions. Stamp Credits:  Stampa Rosa.  Debbie will also have a tutorial […]

April Trail Map-Debbie’s View

Let Peace Surround You By:  Debbie Ebat, Artistic Guide Finished card size:  5 X 6.5 inches Supplies: Stamps: Violets (Hampton Arts) Let Peace… (Hero Arts) Paper: Mambie Sheets (Me & My Big Ideas) White (Paper Temptress) light purple (Paper Temptress) green (from stash) black (from stash) Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko) Copic:  (.too) V0000, V06, BV00, […]

April 2013 Trail Map

Here is the map for April, showcasing a popular banner motif.  Let’s see what our artists did with this sketch. stamp credits:  Seaside Stampin’ Ink Ken will have a full tutorial on his card tomorrow. stamp credits:  Stampin’ Up! stamp credits:  Stampin’ Up! stamp credits: Hampton Arts and Hero Arts Debbie will also be providing […]

February 2013 Trail Map

  Regena’s trail map this month definitely had me thinking about Valentine’s Day.  I think it was the heart, although any embellishment could be placed here.  That’s the beauty of sketches.  See below for what our designers did with this sketch. Ken used clip art and a computer generated sentiment. (Check out our Map Master’s […]

October 2012 Trail Map – Debbie’s View

 Fight Like A Girl  Finished card size: 5 x 6.5 inches Supplies Stamps: Flourish  (Inkadinkado) Traditional Rose (Hero Arts) Background (Rubber Romance) Paper Oirental Trading Breast Cancer packet White from my stash Pink from my stash Ink Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko) Victorian Velvet Distress Ink (Ranger) Brilliance pearlscent Orchid (Tsukineko) Other Tim Holtz ink blender […]

Passionate Purple: Debbie’s View

Finished card size: 5 x 6.5″ Supplies: Stamps: Let Peace Saying (Hero Arts) Pastoral Flower (Penny Black) Paper: Light purple from my stash Medium purple (Paper Temptress) Dark Purple  (Paper Temptress) Ink: Versa Mark Dazzle (Tsukineko) African Violet Oh Domino Chalky die Ink A country Welcome Other: Moon Glow Venus Violet/Blue Embossing Powder (Lindy’s Stamp Gang) Vaudeville […]

Hero Arts/Sizzix Product Rreview

by: Debbie Ebat,  Artistic Guide     For today’s quest I decided to do a product review on the new Hero Arts-Sizzix Stamp and Die combination set. Because you all know I love dies!  And next to dies, I love Butterflies.  So this  set called to me.  I found the set at Joann’s.  The price was higher than I would […]

Spring into Action: Lorraine’s View

Finished card size:  5.5″ x 4.25″ For the Spring colors, using what I call the basic “Tool” technique would be appropriate.  It’s fun and easy and it is so versatile.  It originated with the owner of Rubber Nature Stamps.    It’s a great way to make a quick background. Supplies: Stamps: Fern (Hero Arts) Tool – CraftStamp […]

February 2012 Trail Map: Debbie’s View

A Touch of the Orient Finished card size: 6.5″ x 5″ Supplies Stamps: Lily Bowl (Hero Arts) Paper White , red, cream  and light brown (Paper Temptress) Designer  Paper, Far East Prints (DCWV) Ink Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko) Other Copic Markers  (.too corp) B0000, YG0000, YG03, YG09, YG07 Y38, Y02, Y0000, Y06 YR30, YR23, V000, […]

February 2012 Trail Map

Oh boy, the sketch this month must have struck a cord with our designers in a special way!  Each monthly designer contributed, we have a total of three detailed instruction articles, and 15, yes, 15! separate card samples because of multiple designs by single artists.  Regena, the folks here really LOVE your designs.  Here they […]

January 2012 Trail Map

To start off the new year with a bang, Regena has designed us a gorgeous sketch that has a lot going for it!  Lots of strips, with all kinds of possibilities for design.  Our talented guides have outdone themselves once again with so many various colors and design ideas.  Check out their beautiful and varied […]

Holiday Quickies: Snowflake Greetings Card

December Quickies: Snowflake Greetings Card                           Finished size:  6.25″ x 4.5”  Supplies: Stamps: Snowflake Background (Peddlers Pack) Text (Hero Arts) Paper: White A6 size (4.5 x 6.25) cardbase (unknown) White glossy cardstock (Marcos Papers) Silver Glitter Dots (Recollections) Silver Glitter paper (Recollections) Crystal […]

November Trail Map: Pat’s View

 Embrace Life                                                                                                                                                               Finished card size 5″ x 7″ I would like to thank Regina for the lovely sketch she has done for us. I did use it as a guide for making my card. The only thing I did differently is I rounded the corners. So let’s get started.   Supplies: Stamps: Tree (Hero […]

November 2011 Trail Map

Wow!  What a wonderful bunch of eye-candy we have for your viewing pleasure this month.  Each of the participating artistic guides has outdone themselves on the lovely sketch Regena did for us.  There’s a rainbow of color here, not to mention the individual interpretations and subject matter from each artist. Regena’s sketch is shown below: […]