September Release Countdown Teasers Day 1: Balloon Bunch Halloween

28 August, 2020 5 comments Leave a comment

The countdown teasers kick off today and we would like to start by introducing our Guest Designer for September.

We are super duper excited and over the moon to be welcoming Francine Vuillème as guest designer for this month.  Francine is an incredible talent and we have been a big fan of hers for quite sometime now!  We feel very privileged to have her join us for the September countdown teasers.

There are six new stamp sets coming on the 1st of September and today we're introducing a stamp set called Balloon Bunch Halloween.

    Happy Halloween

    Instructions

    • DL white card base (4" x 8.5" approx.) portrait
    • Mask off a border using washi tape on 10 cm x 20 cm white card
    • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with three shades of blue inks
    • Add starry sky detail using white ink spray, then add haunted house and bat silhouettes using stencil with mini ink blending tool and black ink
    • Remove washi tape and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
    • Stamp balloons and witches in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
    • Cut out balloons and witches with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp speech bubbles and sentiments in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card with foam pads

     

    Witching You Nothing But Treats

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Die cut large rectangle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
    • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
    • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with blue, green and yellow inks
    • Add starry sky detail using white ink spray and add building silhouettes using stencil and mini ink blending tool with black ink, then remove stencil
    • Allow to dry thoroughly before stamping sentiment on top with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder and set with heat tool
    • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
    • Stamp balloons and witches in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
    • Cut out balloons and witches with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

       

      Park Your Broom & Sit For A Spell

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Die cut large rectangle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
      • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
      • Stamp nighttime backdrop in black ink and mask
      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with blue and cerise inks
      • Add starry sky detail using white ink spray, then remove all masks and colour images with markers
      • Allow to dry thoroughly before stamping sentiment on top with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder and set with heat tool
      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
      • Stamp balloon and witches in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Cut out balloon and witches with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

      Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

      Thank you very much for joining us today, hope you are well.

       

      Clearly Besotted Supplies

      Other Supplies

      • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
      • Spellbinders Nestabilities rectangle dies
      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
      • VersaMark ink pad
      • Versacolor Ink pads
      • Ranger Distress Spray Stain Picket Fence
      • Copic Sketch markers
      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
      • White embossing powder
      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
      • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
      • Ranger mini ink blending tool
      • Heat tool
      • MISTI stamping platform

       

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      1. Francine August 31, 2020

        I want to say it here too: THANK YOU for having me this month! I had so much fun playing with your new collection and I’m excited to join your fantastic design team as a guest. Your cards are all fantastic. Especially the first one! Love it so much!

      2. Andrea Megan Hastilow August 29, 2020

        Fantastic, balloons can come in so handy in so many different ways & these are fabulous for halloween. Great colouring of these designs. Thank you s

      3. Michelle Short August 28, 2020

        These are fantastic! I especially love those night skies. What a wonderful backdrop for the adorable kitties! xx

      4. Lisa Tilson August 28, 2020

        Amazing cards! Beautifully coloured and super cute scenes ❤❤❤

      5. sheila chetwood August 28, 2020

        Spooky and cute. Love the background silhouettes.