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November Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: It's A Celebration & Scene It Celebration

01 November, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

Welcome back to day 5 of the November Release Countdown Teasers.

Today we're showcasing more cards using the upcoming stamp sets It's A Celebration, Scene It Celebration and Teeny Tags.

Happy Birthday To You

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut square aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) to create stencil, place on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
  • Create background using ink blending technique with pale blue ink, remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp balloon word backdrop, hamsters and sentiment strip in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Cut out balloon word backdrop, hamsters and sentiment strip using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

 

Merry & Bright

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut circle aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) to create stencil, place on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
  • Create background using ink blending technique with pale turquoise ink, remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp balloon word backdrop, hamsters and accessories in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Cut out balloon word backdrop, hamsters and accessories using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

Thank you for looking, we'll be back shortly to reveal all this months new products.

 

Clearly Besotted Supplies

Other Supplies

  • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
  • Lawn Fawn stiched square dies
  • Mylar sheet 190 micron
  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • VersaColor ink pads
  • Copic Sketch markers
  • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
  • MISTI stamping platform

 

September Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Train of Terror & Happy Everything

29 August, 2019 10 comments Leave a comment

Welcome back to day 2 of the September Release Countdown Teasers.

Today we're introducing a couple of stamp sets called Train of Terror and Happy Everything.

Happy Birthday To You May Your Day Be Filled With Joy & Laughter

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp train, carriages and characters in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
  • Die cut a small circle from masking paper and adhere to top right of the scene 
  • Die cut hill outline from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) to create stencil
  • Create background using the hill stencil, and ink blending technique, as shown in this video
  • Add starry sky effect with white ink spray and gel pen
  • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp steam cloud and speech bubble in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

 

Trick or Treat Have A Spooktacular Halloween

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut circle aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium), secure in place on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card using washi tape
  • Create background using ink blending technique with yellow and orange ink, then add tree silhouette using stencil, blending tool and black pigment ink
  • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp train, carriages and characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Cut out train, carriages and characters with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink

 

 Have A Fiendishly Fun-Filled Birthday

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp train, carriage and character in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
  • Mask off a rectangle panel using washi tape
  • Create background using ink blending technique with pale blue ink, then add web detail using stencil, blending tool and white pigment ink
  • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaColor ink pads
    • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink pad
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
    • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
    • Tim Holtz Distress Spray Stain Picket Fence
    • Ranger mini ink blending tool
    • MISTI stamping platform

     

    September Release Countdown Teasers Day 1: Halloween Plushies & Picture It Halloween

    28 August, 2019 9 comments Leave a comment

    The countdown teasers for September start today with six new stamp sets coming on the 1st of September.

    We are unbelievably lucky to have the incredible Joy Taylor guest designing this month.  Joy is currently on the Design Team of My Favorite Things, a leading brand in the industry and we have been admiring her fabulous creations on instagram for quite a while now.  We are extremely excited to have her on board for our September and October releases!  Joy has made some amazing cards and we can't wait for you to see them.

    "I am Joy and I live in Australia, in a small country town with my partner Darryl, we live in a small cottage.  I have loved to craft for as long as I can remember.  I have been on many design teams and have guested for many more, always honoured and humbled when asked.  I have met so many people around the world through this craft and many have become close friends, this craft is something that keeps my life sane and smiles everyday!"

     

    Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Halloween Plushies and Picture It Halloween.

    Trick or Treat Have A Spooktacular Halloween

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp vampire, witch and mummy plushies in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked, then stamp Halloween backdrop, mask this too
    • Create background using ink blending technique with indigo and orange ink, add starry sky effect with white spray and gel pen
    • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
    • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size

     

    Have A Spooky Halloween

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Cut 1 cm x 12 cm strips of green, purple and orange card, adhere strips to card base using adhesive roller
    • Die cut circle from 10 cm x 14 cm white card and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
    • Stamp skeleton, witch and mummy plushies in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
    • Cut out skeleton, witch and mummy plushies using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp speech bubble and sentiment in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink on to thin strip of black card, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere sentiment to card using foam pads

     

    A Little Naughty But Very Nice

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp mummy, devil and skeleton plushies in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked, then stamp shelf and mask this too
    • Die cut a circle aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) and place over the image, adhering in place with washi tape
    • Create background using ink blending technique with purple ink, then add web detail using stencil, blending tool and white pigment ink
    • Remove all masks, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink

     

    To My Handsome Devil

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Cut 2 cm x 8.5 cm strip of green card and 2 cm x 9.5 cm of orange card, stamp pattern on to each of them using white pigment ink
    • Stamp sentiment in black ink on to the strip of green card
    • Adhere orange strip to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using adhesive roller and adhere the green strip on top using foam pads, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
    • Stamp mummy, devil, skeleton and accessories in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
    • Cut out mummy, devil, skeleton and accessories using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp speech bubble and sentiment in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

     

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

      Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

       

      Clearly Besotted Supplies

      Other Supplies

      • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
      • Papertrey Ink Orange Zest, Green Parakeet and Winter Wisteria card stock
      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
      • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink pad
      • VersaColor ink pads
      • Versamark pad
      • Copic Sketch markers
      • Faber-Castell Polychromos pencils
      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
      • White embossing powder
      • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
      • Ranger Distress Spray Stain Picket Fence
      • Ranger mini ink blending tool
      • MISTI stamping platform
      • WOW! heat gun

       

      You're My Sunshine & Pattern Prints Fresh Foliage

      14 August, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

      Today we're sharing a card using a couple of sets called You're My Sunshine & Pattern Prints Fresh Foliage.

      Happy Birthday To You May Your Day be Filled With Joy & Laughter

      Using a stamping platform, this card was super easy and super quick to make and I enjoyed the process so much I made a few matching tags too.

      Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

       

      Clearly Besotted Supplies

      Other Supplies

      • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
      • Memento Cantaloupe, Tangelo, Dessert Sand, Rich Cocoa, Pear Tart and Bamboo Leaves ink pads
      • MISTI stamping platform
      • Black twine

       

      August Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Seasonal Line Up & Seasonal Sentiments

      30 July, 2019 7 comments Leave a comment

      Welcome back to day 3 of the August Release Countdown Teasers.

      Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Seasonal Line Up and Seasonal Sentiments.

      The First Blooms of Spring Always Make My Heart Sing

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp bunny / sheep image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask prior to stamping background image, mask this too
      • Die cut a rectangle aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) and place over the image, secure in place with washi tape
      • Die cut clouds from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) to create cloud outline stencil
      • Create background using the cloud stencil and ink blending technique with yellow ink
      • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

       

      Bon Voyage Have A Wonderful Time

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp hippo / whale image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask prior to stamping background image, mask this too
      • Create background using ink blending technique with yellow and orange inks
      • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

         

        Autumn is a Second Spring When Every Leaf is a Flower

        Instructions

        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
        • Stamp fox / bear image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask prior to stamping background image, mask this too
        • Die cut a square aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) and place over the image, secure in place with washi tape
        • Create background using ink blending technique
        • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
        • Stamp sentiment in black ink

           

          Let it Snow Let it Snow Let it Snow

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp penguin / mice image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask prior to stamping background image, mask this too
          • Create background using ink blending technique with blue ink and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
          • Stamp sentiment in black ink

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

          Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

           

          Clearly Besotted Supplies

          Other Supplies

          • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
          • Lawn Fawn stitched clouds dies
          • Mylar sheets
          • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • VersaColor ink pads
          • Copic Sketch markers
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
          • Ranger mini ink blending tool
          • MISTI stamping platform

           

          August Release Countdown Teasers Day 1: All Four Seasons & Scene It Seasons

          28 July, 2019 8 comments Leave a comment

          The countdown teasers for August start today with six new stamp sets coming on the 1st of August.

          Today we're introducing two stamp sets called All Four Seasons and Scene It Seasons.

          Thinking of You Hope You Are Well

           

          Bon Voyage Have A Wonderful Time

           

          Trick or Treat Have A Spooktacular Halloween

           

          Merry Christmas From Our Home To Yours

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp background in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card
          • Lightly draw circle in pencil around background using any circular object as a guide
          • Colour background with pencils and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
          • Stamp penguins in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Cut out penguins with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
          • Stamp sentiment in black ink

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

            Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

             

            Clearly Besotted Supplies

            Other Supplies

            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
            • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
            • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
            • Copic Sketch markers
            • Faber-Castell Polychromos pencils
            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
            • MISTI stamping platform

             

            Pop Up Plushies

            25 July, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

            Today we're sharing a card using a set called Pop Up Plushies.

            Happy Birthday Have A Fabulous Day

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Die cut six small hexagons from green, turquoise and cerise card and adhere to card base using foam pads 
            • Stamp characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Cut out characters using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment with black ink

            Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

             

            Clearly Besotted Supplies

            Other Supplies

            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
            • Papertrey Ink Simply Chartreuse, Hawaiian Shore and Happy Hibiscus card stock
            • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
            • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
            • Copic Sketch markers
            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
            • MISTI stamping platform

             

            Out of This World

            14 June, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

            Today we're sharing a card using a set called Out of This World.

            Trick or Treat Have A Spooktacular Halloween

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Create background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using ink blending technique with dark blue ink
            • Add stars to background with white gel pen and adhere to card base using adhesive roller
            • Stamp buildings in black ink a third of the way down 10 cm x 14 cm white card and colour with markers
            • Cut out above the the buildings using scissors and adhere to card using foam sheet cut to size
            • Stamp monsters in black ink on to separate white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next, remove all masks and colour with markers
            • Cut out monsters using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp spaceship in black in on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Die cut spaceship and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment in black ink

            Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

             

            Clearly Besotted Supplies

            Other Supplies

            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
            • Memento Tuxedo Black
            • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
            • VersaColor ink pads
            • Copic Sketch markers
            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
            • Ranger mini ink blending tool
            • MISTI stamping platform

             

            You Are Purrfect

            12 June, 2019 1 comment Leave a comment

            Today we're sharing a card using a set called You Are Purrfect.

            Happy Anniversary To A Wonderful Couple

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Stamp cats and balloons in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
            • Die cut a rectangle aperture from masking paper and adhere over the image
            • Create background using ink blending technique with blue inks for the sky and green inks for the grass
            • Remove all masks, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
            • Stamp sentiment with black ink

            Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

             

            Clearly Besotted Supplies

            Other Supplies

            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
            • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
            • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
            • VersaColor Pale Aqua, Cerulean Blue, Kiwi and Spring Green ink pads
            • Copic Sketch markers
            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
            • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
            • Ranger mini ink blending tool
            • MISTI stamping platform

            Fluffy Flamingos

            11 June, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

            Today we're sharing a couple of cards using a set called Fluffy Flamingos.

            Happy Anniversary To A Wonderful Couple

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Stamp flamingos in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
            • Die cut a heart aperture from masking paper and adhere over the image
            • Create background using ink blending technique with pale turquoise ink
            • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
            • Stamp sentiment with black ink

             

            True Friends Don't Judge Each Other They Judge Other People Together

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Stamp flamingos in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
            • Die cut a circle aperture from masking paper and adhere over the image
            • Create background using ink blending technique with pale blue ink
            • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
            • Stamp sentiment with black ink

            Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

             

            Clearly Besotted Supplies

            Other Supplies

            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
            • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
            • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
            • VersaColor Pale Aqua and Cerulean Blue ink pads
            • Copic Sketch markers
            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
            • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
            • Ranger mini ink blending tool
            • MISTI stamping platform