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September Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: New Products

01 September, 2020 3 comments Leave a comment

We are very 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. 

We regret to inform you that there will be no coordinating dies for this months release, we have decided to put a hold on them for a while but will keep you updated should this change.  Sincere apologies for any disappointment or frustration this may cause.

September New Product Release

New Products

    The fabulous Design Team all have one last teaser to share with you today:

    And superstar Michelle has once again kindly produced a product reveal video for this months release.  We must of course say a huge thank you to the amazing Francine for guest designing this month.  It has been delightful having her showcase our stamps so wonderfully, what a shame we don't get to keep her!

    As always, for a chance to win all of this month's new stamp sets, please head on over to our facebook page and leave a comment on today's post.

    Hope you are all well, thank you for your company throughout the countdown teasers and please continue to look after yourselves.

     

    September Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: Treats Please

    31 August, 2020 4 comments Leave a comment

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

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Treats Please.

      Always Listen To Your Mummy

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp door backdrop in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with orange and black inks
      • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, remove excess, and set with heat tool
      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
      • Stamp characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Cut out characters 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

         

        Happy Halloween

        Instructions

        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
        • Die cut large oval aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
        • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, and secure in place with washi tape
        • Mask off 3 cm from the bottom of white card (straight across the bottom of the oval stencil) using washi tape
        • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with blue, indigo and cerise inks
        • Add starry sky detail using white ink spray and stamp background image in black ink
        • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
        • Stamp characters, balloons and accessories in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
        • Cut out characters, balloons and accessories 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
        • Stamp sentiment in black ink

         

        Happy Halloween

        Instructions

        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
        • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using stencil, mini ink blending tool and three shades of orange ink
        • Attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
        • Stamp door backdrop and characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
        • Cut out door backdrop and characters 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:

        Thank you very much for joining us today.

         

        Clearly Besotted Supplies

        Other Supplies

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

         

        September Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Fall Fun & Ring Around Autumn

        30 August, 2020 6 comments Leave a comment

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

        Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Fall Fun and Ring Around Autumn.

          Autumn Leaves & Pumpkins Please

          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 three shades of blue ink, the notebook and torn edge detail is achieved using the Tear Away stencil
          • Remove all stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
          • Stamp hippos and leaf pile in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Cut out hippos and leaf pile with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
          • Stamp sentiment in black ink

           

          Enjoy Yourself

          Instructions

          • DL white card base (4" x 8.5" approx.) landscape
          • Mask off a border using washi tape on 10 cm x 20 cm white card
          • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with blue, indigo and cerise inks
          • Add starry sky detail using white ink spray, then stamp background image in black ink
          • Remove washi tape and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
          • Stamp hippos in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Cut out hippos 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 using foam pads

             

            Sending Love

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Create background on to 10 cm x 14 cm kraft card using stencil and craft squeegee with white embossing paste
            • Allow to dry thoroughly, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
            • Stamp wreath and squirrel in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Cut out wreath and squirrel with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment strip in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

             

            Sincerest Thanks

            Instructions

            • 10.5 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
            • Cover card base with 10.5 cm x 10.5 cm pattern paper
            • Tie natural twine along the bottom of 10.5 cm x 9 cm white card, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive runner
            • Stamp wreath in watermark ink on to separate white card, sprinkle over white embossing powder, remove excess, then set and emboss with heat tool
            • Colour wreath with watercolor medium, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp hamster in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Cut out hamster with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment strip 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:

            Thank you very much for joining us today.

             

            Clearly Besotted Supplies

            Other Supplies

            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
            • Echo Park pattern paper pad
            • 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
            • Zig Clean Color Real Brush pens
            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
            • Dream Weaver embossing paste
            • Ranger Craft Squeegee
            • White embossing powder
            • Ranger mini ink blending tool
            • Heat tool
            • Natural twine
            • MISTI stamping platform

             

            September Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Creepy Corners & Happy Campers

            29 August, 2020 5 comments Leave a comment

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

            Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Creepy Corners and Happy Campers.

              Sorry To Hear You're Feeling Frightful

              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, the slime detail is achieved using the Splat It stencil
              • Allow to dry thoroughly before removing all stencils and 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 pumpkin corner image and spider in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
              • Cut out pumpkin corner image and spider with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

               

              Have A Spooktacular Fright Night

              Instructions

              • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
              • Stamp birch trees on to 9 cm x 12 cm dark blue card in watermark ink, sprinkle over silver embossing powder and set with heat tool
              • Adhere to card base using adhesive roller
              • Die cut large circle aperture from 10 cm x 14 cm white card and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
              • Stamp pumpkin corner image and bat in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
              • Cut out pumpkin corner image and bat with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
              • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                 

                Let's Go Wild On Your Birthday

                Instructions

                • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                • Stamp bear campsite image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
                • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with blue, purple and cerise inks
                • Add starry sky and moon detail manually with white gel pen
                • Remove mask and colour image with markers, add white highlight detail with gel pen
                • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                 

                I'm Always Here For You If You Need Me

                Instructions

                • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                • Die cut large circle 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 yellow, orange and red inks
                • Add sunset detail using stencil with mini ink blending tool and white pigment ink
                • Stamp squirrel image in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                • Cut out squirrel image with 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 with foam pads
                • Stamp sentiment in black ink

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

                Thank you very much for joining us today.

                 

                Clearly Besotted Supplies

                Other Supplies

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

                 

                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

                     

                    August Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: New Products

                    01 August, 2020 4 comments Leave a comment

                    We are very 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. 

                    We regret to inform you that there will be no coordinating dies for this months release, we have decided to put a hold on them for a while but will keep you updated should this change.  Sincere apologies for any disappointment or frustration this may cause.

                    August New Product Release

                    New Products

                      The wonderful Design Team all have one last teaser to share with you today, including a fabulous product reveal video by Michelle:

                      As always, a big thank you to Keeway for guest designing this month, it's always a pleasure and an honour to have her join us!  An equally big thanks to our Design Team too, we can never give them enough credit for their hard work and talent.

                      For a chance to win all of this month's new stamp sets, please head on over to our facebook page and leave a comment on today's post.

                      Heartfelt thanks for keeping us company throughout this month's countdown, we get so much pleasure from your encouragement and enthusiasm which motivates us to carry on.

                      Please take care x

                       

                      August Release Countdown Teasers day 4: Undercover Plushies

                      31 July, 2020 5 comments Leave a comment

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

                      Today we're introducing a stamp set called Undercover Plushies. 

                      I've Got You Covered

                      Instructions

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

                       

                      I'll Be There Rain or Shine

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                      • Ink blend panel background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, using stencil and mini ink blending tool with green and turquoise inks
                      • Stamp rain detail on top with white pigment ink and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp mice in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out mice with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink 

                       

                      I've Got you Covered

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Die cut large circle 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 cloud outline stencil and mini ink blending tool with grey ink
                      • Add raindrops detail using stencil and mini ink blending tool with white pigment ink
                      • Remove all stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp mouse in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out mouse 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:

                      Thank you very much for joining us today.

                       

                      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
                      • Copic Sketch markers
                      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
                      • MISTI stamping platform

                       

                      August Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Super Plushies

                      30 July, 2020 4 comments Leave a comment

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

                      Today we're introducing a stamp set called Super Plushies.

                      Have A Super-duper Birthday

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Stamp building backdrop in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
                      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with two shades of blue ink
                      • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp superheroes in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out superheroes with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Have A Super-duper Birthday

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                      • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, using cloud outline stencil and mini ink blending tool with two shades of blue ink
                      • Stamp superheroes in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out superheroes with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Have A Super-duper Birthday

                      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 cerise, purple and dark blue inks
                      • Allow to dry thoroughly before stamping building backdrop on top with watermark ink, remove stencil, sprinkle over white embossing powder and set with heat tool
                      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp superheroes in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out superheroes 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:

                      Thank you very much for joining us today.

                       

                      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 watermark pad
                      • VersaColor ink pads
                      • Copic Sketch markers
                      • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
                      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                      • White embossing powder
                      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
                      • MISTI stamping platform
                      • Heat embossing tool

                       

                      August Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Pirouetting Plushies & Posy Plushies

                      29 July, 2020 5 comments Leave a comment

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

                      Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Pirouetting Plushies and Posy Plushies.

                      Dance Like No One's Watching 

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                      • Stamp rainbow backdrop in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, and mask
                      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with cerise, orange, yellow, green, blue and lilac inks
                      • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp ballerinas in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out ballerinas with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Love You Lots

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Die cut large circle 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 cloud outline stencil and mini ink blending tool with pale blue ink
                      • Remove all stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • 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

                       

                      Remember To Stop & Smell The Flowers

                       

                      Instructions

                      • 10.5 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
                      • Adhere 3 cm x 10.5 cm strip of pattern paper to bottom of card base using adhesive roller
                      • Adhere 9 cm x 10.5 cm white card to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp character, flower and leaves in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils
                      • Cut out character, flower and leaves with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Sending Love, Happy Birthday, Get Well Soon

                      Instructions

                      • Die cut tag from kraft card and stamp stripes on top with white pigment ink, then die cut decorative edge along the bottom of the tag
                      • Die cut tag from white card and adhere the kraft tag on top using foam sheet cut to size
                      • Die cut hole reinforcement from white card and adhere to tag using glue pen
                      • Stamp character, flower and leaves in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils
                      • Cut out character, flower and leaves with scissors and adhere to tag using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to tag with foam pads
                      • Attach black twine and tie in a bow

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

                      Thank you very much for joining us today.

                       

                      Clearly Besotted Supplies

                      Other Supplies

                      • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
                      • Lawn Fawn pattern paper
                      • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
                      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
                      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
                      • Simon Says Stamp white ink pad
                      • VersaColor ink pads
                      • Copic Sketch markers
                      • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
                      • Ranger Distress Spray Stain Picket Fence
                      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                      • Sakura Quickie glue pen
                      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
                      • MISTI stamping platform
                      • Hemptique black twine

                       

                      August Release Countdown Teasers Day 1: Dive Right In

                      28 July, 2020 7 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 a stamp set called Dive Right In.

                      Take A Deep Breath & Go For It 

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Stamp shipwreck backdrop in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
                      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with two shades of blue ink
                      • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp divers in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out divers with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Just Keep Swimming

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Die cut large circle 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 two shades of turquoise ink
                      • Add seaweed detail using stencil and mini ink blending tool with green ink
                      • Remove all stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp diver and fishes in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out diver and fishes with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Long Time No Sea I Miss You Very Much

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using mini ink blending tool with yellow, green and turquoise ink
                      • Add light ray detail using stencil and mini ink blending tool with white pigment ink
                      • Add bubbles detail using white ink spray, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp shipwreck backdrop in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out shipwreck backdrop with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp diver, submarine and fish in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out diver, submarine and fish with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                      We are utterly delighted to have Keeway back guest designing with us this month, please check in with her and our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

                      Thank you very much for joining us today.

                       

                      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
                      • Copic Sketch markers
                      • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
                      • Ranger Distress Spray Stain Picket Fence
                      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
                      • MISTI stamping platform