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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 2: Shelve It & Laugh Out Loud Belated

      29 July, 2019 9 comments Leave a comment

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

      Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Shelve It & Laugh Out Loud Belated.

      Sending Belated Birthday Wishes It Took Time To Make The Perfect Card

       

      I Just Remembered I Forgot Your Birthday

       

      The Best Cards Come To Those Who Wait Sending Belated Birthday Wishes

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask with masking paper
      • Create background using ink blending technique
      • Add white highlight detail with spray and gel pen
      • Remove mask, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

         

        Sending Belated Birthday Wishes I Didn't Forget, I Was Busy

        Instructions

        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
        • Stamp image in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card
        • Colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
        • 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
        • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
        • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
        • VersaColor ink pads
        • 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

         

        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

           

          Cute Cubs

          27 July, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

          Today we're sharing a card using a stamp set called Cute Cubs.

          Happy Birthday To You Hope You Have An Absolutely Fabulous Day

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp lion cub and kite in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, mask both and then stamp the bench background, mask this too
          • Create background using ink blending technique with blue ink for the sky and green ink for the grass
          • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Attach 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
          • VersaColor ink pads
          • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • Copic Sketch markers
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
          • Ranger mini ink blending tool
          • MISTI stamping platform

           

          Best Christmas

          26 July, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

          Today we're sharing a Christmas card (it's never too early!) using a set called Best Christmas.

          Sending Warm Winter Wishes

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) Portrait
          • Stamp 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
          • Mask off a rectangle panel using low tack washi tape
          • Create background using ink blending technique with blue ink, then add snow effect on top using stencil, blending tool and white pigment ink
          • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
          • Draw balloon strings with pencil and ruler
          • 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
          • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink
          • VersaColor ink pads
          • Copic Sketch markers
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
          • Washi tape
          • Ranger mini ink blending tool
          • 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

           

          Puppy Love

          24 July, 2019 2 comments Leave a comment

          Today we're sharing a card using a set called Puppy Love.

          Puppy Love

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp stripes with white pigment ink on to 3 cm x 14.5 cm cerise card and adhere to right hand side of card base using adhesive roller
          • Adhere 9 cm x 14.5 cm white card to card base using foam sheet cut to size
          • Stamp heart balloons with various shades of pink ink on to separate white card, die cut and adhere to card using foam pads
          • Draw balloon strings with pencil and ruler
          • Stamp puppy in black ink on to separate white card and colour with pencils
          • Die cut puppy 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 Happy Hibiscus card stock
          • VersaColor ink pads
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink pad
          • FaberCastell Polychromos
          • MISTI stamping platform

           

          Playful Pair

          23 July, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

          Today we're sharing a trio of tags using a set called Playful Pair.

          Happy Birthday Celebrate

          Instructions

          • Die cut tag from pale turquoise card and stamp stripy pattern along the bottom with white pigment ink
          • Die cut tag from white card, then die cut decorative edge along the bottom of the tag
          • Adhere the white tag on top of the blue tag using foam sheet cut to size
          • Die cut small circle from pale green card, stamp spotty pattern on top with white pigment ink and adhere to tag using adhesive runner
          • Stamp characters with black ink on to separate white card, colour with pencils and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Die cut characters and adhere to tag using foam pads
          • Stamp speech bubble and sentiment in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to tag using foam pads
          • Stamp sentiment in black ink on to separate white card, die cut and adhere to tag using foam pads
          • Die cut hole reinforcement from pale turquoise card and adhere to tag using glue pen
          • Attach black twine and tie in a bow

          Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

           

          Clearly Besotted Supplies

          Other Supplies

          • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
          • Papertrey Ink colour card stock
          • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink
          • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Sakura Quickie Glue pen
          • Hemptique black twine
          • MISTI stamping platform

           

          Pop Up Plushies & Spring Plushies

          23 July, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

          Today we're sharing some tags using a couple of sets called Pop Up Plushies and Spring Plushies.

          Psst...

          Instructions

          • Die cut tag from pale turquoise card and stamp stripy pattern along the bottom with white pigment ink
          • Die cut tag from white card, then die cut decorative edge along the bottom of the tag
          • Adhere the white tag on top of the blue tag using foam sheet cut to size
          • Die cut small circle from yellow pattern paper and adhere to tag using adhesive runner
          • Die cut stitched circle frame from green card and adhere to tag, framing the yellow pattern circle, using foam pads
          • Stamp character and accessories with black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Cut out character and accessories with scissors and adhere to tag using foam pads
          • Stamp speech bubble and sentiment in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to tag using foam pads
          • Die cut hole reinforcement from pale turquoise card and adhere to tag using glue pen
          • Attach black twine and tie in a bow

           

          Happy Easter

          Instructions

          • Die cut tag from pale turquoise card and stamp stripy pattern along the bottom with white pigment ink
          • Die cut tag from white card, then die cut decorative edge along the bottom of the tag
          • Adhere the white tag on top of the blue tag using foam sheet cut to size
          • Die cut small circle from yellow pattern paper and adhere to tag using adhesive runner
          • Die cut stitched circle frame from green card and adhere to tag, framing the yellow pattern circle, using foam pads
          • Stamp sentiments with black ink
          • Stamp character and accessories with black ink on to separate white card and colour with pencils
          • Cut out character and accessories with scissors and adhere to tag using foam pads
          • Die cut hole reinforcement from pale turquoise card and adhere to tag using glue pen
          • Attach black twine and tie in a bow

          Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

           

          Clearly Besotted Supplies

          Other Supplies

          • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
          • Papertrey Ink colour card stock
          • Echo Park pattern paper
          • Lawn Fawn pattern paper
          • Lawn Fawn stitched circle frame dies
          • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink
          • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • Copic Sketch markers
          • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Sakura Quickie Glue pen
          • Hemptique black twine

           

          Raise A Glass

          06 July, 2019 3 comments Leave a comment

          Today we're sharing a couple of card using a set called Raise A Glass.

          Age Gets Better With Wine

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp wine glasses in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each glass prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
          • Die cut a rectangle 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 blue ink
          • Remove all masks, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Draw frame manually using a ruler and black fine point pen, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size
          • Stamp sentiment with 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 wine glasses in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each glass prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
          • 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 cerise and lilac inks
          • 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
          • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle and rectangle dies
          • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • VersaColor ink pads
          • Copic Sketch markers
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Pilot V5 0.5 point black pen
          • Mylar sheets
          • Ranger mini ink blending tool
          • MISTI stamping platform