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September Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Hippo Halloween

30 August, 2019 7 comments Leave a comment

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

Today we're introducing a stamp set called Hippo Halloween.

Have A Fiendishly Fun-Filled Birthday

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp hippos 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 mylar sheet (or preferred medium) and place over the image, securing in place with washi tape
  • Create background using ink blending technique, as shown in this video
  • Remove all masks, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

 

Park Your Broom & Sit For A Spell

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut circle from masking paper and adhere to lower part of 10 cm x 14 cm white card
  • Create background using ink blending technique with shades of blue ink
  • Add starry sky effect with white ink spray and gel pen, remove mask and colour moon with markers, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp cityscape in black ink on to separate white card and colour the windows with markers
  • Cut out cityscape using scissors and adhere to card using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp hippo in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Cut out hippo using scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink

 

Trick or Treat / Best Witches

Instructions

  • Die cut tags from black and orange card, then die cut decorative edge along the bottom of the orange tag
  • Stamp stripey pattern on to the orange tag with white pigment ink
  • Adhere the orange tag on top of the black tag using foam sheet cut to size
  • Die cut small circle from green card, stamp spotty pattern on to circle with white pigment ink and adhere to tag using foam pads
  • Die cut sentiment strip from purple card, stamp sentiment on to it with black ink and adhere to tag using foam pads
  • Stamp hippo and accessories with black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Cut out hippo and accessories with scissors and adhere to tag using foam pads
  • Die cut hole reinforcement from black card and adhere to tag using glue pen
  • Attach black twine and tie in a bow

 

Happy Halloween Have A Spooktacular Day

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp Halloween background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask it off
  • Create background using ink blending technique with shades of blue ink and add starry sky effect with white ink spray and gel pen
  • Remove mask and colour image with markers, add white highlight detail with gel pen, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
  • Stamp hippos in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Cut out hippos using 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 True Black. Orange Zest, Green Parakeet and Winter Wisteria card stock
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink pad
  • VersaColor ink pads
  • Versamark pad
  • Ranger Distress Spray Stain Picket Fence
  • Copic Sketch markers
  • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
  • White embossing powder
  • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
  • MISTI stamping platform
  • Sakura Quickie glue pen
  • Black twine