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Hung Up On You

09 June, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

Today we're sharing a card using a set called Hung Up On You.

To A Brilliant Brother Keep Calm It's Only Another Birthday!

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp sloths 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 square aperture from masking paper, remove backing and adhere on top of image
  • Create background using ink blending technique with blue ink
  • Remove all masks, colour image with markers and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Add white highlight details with gel pen
  • 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 ink pads
  • Copic Sketch markers
  • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
  • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
  • MISTI stamping platform

 

Happy Hibiscus

07 June, 2019 1 comment Leave a comment

Today we're sharing a card using a set called Happy Hibiscus.

Congratulations On Your Wedding Day

Instructions

  • 10 cm x 10 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
  • Mask off a 2 cm strip on 10 cm x 10 cm white card using masking paper, then create background using stencil and ink blending technique with black ink
  • Remove mask and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink
  • Stamp flowers in black ink on to separate white card and colour with markers
  • Die cut flowers and adhere to card using foam pads

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
  • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool

 

Cheeky Monkey

06 June, 2019 4 comments Leave a comment

Today we're sharing a card using a set called Cheeky Monkey.

We've Been Friends For So Long I Can't Remember Which One Of Us Is The Bad Influence

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
  • Adhere 9 cm x 13 cm turquoise card stock to card base using adhesive roller
  • Die cut three hexagon apertures from 10 cm x 14 cm white card and adhere to card using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp monkeys in black ink on to separate white card and colour with pencils
  • Die cut monkeys 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 Hawaiian Shores cardstock
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils

 

Perfect Peonies & Sweet Berries

05 June, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

Today we're sharing a couple of cards using two sets called Perfect Peonies and Sweet Berries.

Have A Wonderful Day

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut a circle from masking paper, remove backing and adhere to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, then create background using stencil and ink blending technique with turquoise ink
  • Remove mask and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Die cut stitched circle frame and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp flowers in black ink on to separate white card and colour with markers
  • Die cut flowers and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink

 

Have A Wonderful Day

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut a circle from masking paper, remove backing and adhere to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, then create background using stencil and ink blending technique with turquoise ink
  • Remove mask and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Die cut stitched circle frame and adhere to card using foam pads
  • Stamp strawberries in grey ink on to separate white card, colour with pencils and add white highlight detail with gel pen
  • Die cut strawberries 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
  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
  • Memento London Fog ink pad
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • VersaMagic Dew Drop Turquoise Gem and Aquatic Splash ink pads
  • Spellbinder Nestabilities circle dies
  • Lawn Fawn stitched circle frame dies
  • Copic Sketch markers
  • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
  • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
  • Inkadikado stamping mask paper
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool

 

Be Lucky

04 June, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

Today we're sharing a card using a set called Be Lucky.

Fabulous Friend

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut five hexagons apertures from kraft card and adhere to card base using foam foam sheet cut to size
  • Die cut three hexagons from turquoise card, stamp spotty pattern with white pigment ink on to them and adhere to card using adhesive roller
  • Die cut two hexagons from pale chartreuse card, stamp stripy pattern with white pigment ink on to them and adhere to card using adhesive roller 
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink
  • Stamp characters in black ink on to separate white card and colour with pencils
  • Die cut characters and adhere to card using foam pads

Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

 

Clearly Besotted Supplies

Other Supplies

  • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
  • Papertrey Ink, Basic Kraft, Hawaiian Shore and Spring Moss card stock
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink pad
  • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
  • MISTI stamping platform

 

Fresh Flowers

03 June, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

Today we're sharing a couple of cards using a set called Fresh Flowers.

Thank You For Being So Very Kind

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut a rectangle aperture from masking paper, remove backing and adhere to right hand side of 10 cm x 14 cm white card
  • Create background using ink blending technique with pale blue ink, remove mask and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp flowers in black ink on to separate white watercolour card and colour with watercolour paints
  • Die cut flowers and adhere to card using foam pads 
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink

 

Thank You For Being So Very Kind

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut a rectangle aperture from masking paper, remove backing and adhere to right hand side of 10 cm x 14 cm white card
  • Create background using ink blending technique with pale blue ink, remove mask and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp flowers in watermark ink on to separate white watercolour card, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss using heat tool
  • Colour flowers with watercolour paint, then die cut 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
  • Derwent watercolour paper
  • Winsor & Newton Cotman Half Pan Colour Studio Set
  • Winsor & Newton Sable Series 7 brushes
  • VersaColor ink pads
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • VersaMark ink pad
  • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
  • White embossing powder
  • Heat gun

 

June Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: New Products

01 June, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

We are excited to show you all of the new products that will be available in our store, and also at Simon Says Stamp tonight at 8pm (BST) UK time.

June New Product Release

New Products

We've seen some fabulous teasers from the Design Team once again this month, I'm sure you will agree!  The amazing Keren Baker has a final teaser to share with you today, and the lovely Michelle has once again produced a release reveal video which we are truly grateful for!

Thank you very much for joining us throughout the countdown, we appreciate your support immensely.  For a chance to win all of this months new stamp sets, please head on over to our facebook page and leave a comment on today's post.

Happy stamping!

 

June Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: Sunny Sundae

01 June, 2019 4 comments Leave a comment

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

Today we're introducing a stamp set called Sunny Sundae.

It's Your Birthday Treat Yourself

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp sundaes 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 semi circle aperture from masking paper, remove backing paper and adhere over masked images
  • Create background using ink blending technique with orange and yellow 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

 

Belated Birthday Wishes I Didn't Forget I'm Being Fashionably Late

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp sundaes 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 circle aperture from masking paper, remove backing paper and adhere over masked images
  • Create background using ink blending technique with yellow and cerise inks
  • Remove all masks, colour images with pencils and then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

 

Happy Birthday To You Hope You Have An Absolutely Fabulous Day

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp sundaes 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
  • Create background using ink blending technique with blue inks
  • Remove all masks, colour images with pencils and then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

     

    Happy Birthday Have A Fabulous Day

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
    • Stamp stripey pattern on to 4.5 cm x 14.5 cm pale turquoise card with white pigment ink and adhere to card base using adhesive roller
    • Die cut three small hearts from 5 cm x 14 cm coral card and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Stamp sundaes in black ink on to separate white card and colour with pencils
    • Die cut sundaes and adhere to card using foam pads

    Thank you for looking, please pop back shortly to see all of this months new products in full!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertrey Ink Aqua Mist and Berry Sorbet card stock
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaColor ink pads
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
    • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
    • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
    • Ranger mini ink blending tool
    • MISTI stamping platform

     

    June Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: Pick A Peony

    31 May, 2019 5 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 4 of the June Release Countdown Teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Pick A Peony.

    Sending Love

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp peonies in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask before creating background using ink blending technique with yellow, pink and purple inks
    • Remove mask, colour image 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 on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

     

    Such Wonderful News Absolutely Thrilled For You

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp peonies in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask before creating background using ink blending technique with coral ink
    • Remove mask, colour image 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

     

    You're Utterly Delightful

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp peonies in grey ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask before creating background using ink blending technique with black and grey ink
    • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss using heat tool
    • Remove mask and colour image with pencils, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size

       

      A Little Note

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp peonies in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
      • Die cut a rectangle aperture from masking paper and place over image before creating background using ink blending technique with blue ink
      • Remove all masks and colour image with markers, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
      • Stamp 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
      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
      • Memento London Fog ink pad
      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
      • VersaColor ink pads
      • VersaMark ink pad
      • Copic Sketch markers
      • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
      • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
      • Ranger mini ink blending tool
      • MISTI stamping platform
      • White embossing powder
      • Heat gun

       

      June Release Countdown Teasers day 3: Feisty Ferret

      30 May, 2019 5 comments Leave a comment

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

      Today we're introducing a stamp set called Feisty Ferret.

      Jumping For Joy At Your Great News

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp ferrets and ball 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 circle aperture from masking paper, remove backing paper and adhere over masked images
      • Create background using ink blending technique with yellow and cerise 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

       

      Have A Ball

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Adhere 8 cm x 10 cm pattern paper to card base using adhesive roller
      • Die cut circle aperture from 8.5 cm x 12 cm white card and adhere to card using foam sheet cut to size
      • Stamp sentiment in black ink
      • Stamp ferrets and ball in black ink on to separate white card, colour with pencils and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Die cut ferrets and ball and adhere to card using foam pads

       

      Jumping For Joy At Your Great News

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp desert backdrop in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask before creating background using ink blending technique with combination of orange and yellow inks
      • Remove mask and colour image with markers, add white highlight detail with gel pen and then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
      • Stamp ferrets in black ink on to separate white card, colour with pencils and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Die cut ferrets 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
      • Echo Park 6 x 6 Paper Pad
      • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
      • VersaColor ink pads
      • Copic Sketch markers
      • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
      • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
      • Ranger mini ink blending tool
      • MISTI stamping platform