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Friday, July 20, 2018

Curios for the Holidays

Hey there stampers and friends! Remember a few weeks ago, well back in May, I posted a fun little card using the new Coffee Friend Curio? I'm back today with more Curio fun for Christmas!

Wondering what Curios are? Watch this video with the new Stampendous Curio stamps for the holidays!

So much festive features and it's instantly a fun way to decorate any place in your studio or home! These new Curios released in July complete a collection of twelve styles in all! Stop by the Stampendous website to see all of them.

Supplies: I provide some product links that are through my Amazon Affiliate, and that means when clicked and purchased in the same session a few pennies are sent my way at no cost to you.

Brown Bear Card Featured Product(s):
  • Curio Brown Bear Rubber Stamp (AZ, STM)
  • Merry Words Perfectly Clear Stamp Set (AZ, STM)
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad by Tsukineko  (AZSTM)
  • Memento Ink Pad - Cottage Ivy (AZ)
  • Mixed Media White Paper (AZSTM)
  • Large Perfectly Clear Stamp Handle (AZSTM)
  • My Colors Cardstock by My Mind's Eye - Firecracker, Parrot
  • Sketch Markers by Copic® (SBP) - E29, E31, E35, E37, G07, R22, R27, R37, R59, V91, V93, V95
  • Spectrum Noir Sparkle Glitter Brush Pen Set Case (AZ)
  • ZipDry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives (AZ)
  • Sticky Note (AZ)
  • 1/8-inch Striped Ribbon (AZ (similar), RR)
  1. Stamp Brown Bear with Memento Black ink onto a 4 by 5-1/4 inch Mixed Media White Paper and color, see Copic marker colors above.
  2. Stamp Brown Bear onto a sticky note and trim for a mask. Place over colored image and airbrush around the masked image.
  3. Stamp sentiment from Merry Words with Memento Cottage Ivy by stamping off some ink on scrap paper and then again onto the masked image paper.
  4. Stamp bubbles from Merry Words with black ink around image and color with Real Red Glitter Marker.
  5. Glue to Firecracker cardstock and tie with knotted ribbon then glue down onto folded 4-1/4 by 5-1/2 inch Parrot card base.

Poinsettia Card Featured Product(s):
  • Curio Poinsettia Rubber Stamp (AZ, STM)
  • Christmas Bright Clear Stamps And Dies Set (AZ, STM)
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad by Tsukineko  (AZSTM)
  • Mixed Media White Paper (AZSTM)
  • Large Perfectly Clear Stamp Handle (AZSTM)
  • My Colors Cardstock by My Mind's Eye - Classic Cherry, Wildflower
  • Sketch Markers by Copic® (SBP) 0, BG96, BG99, BV02, BV20, BV23, BV25, C1, C2, C3, C5, E13, E15, E18, G46, R20, R22, R27, RV32, V12, Y13, Y19, YG01, YG23, YG61, YG63, YG67
  • ZipDry Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives (AZ)
  • Red and White Twine by Darice (AZ)
  1. Stamp Curio Poinsettia with black ink on Mixed Media White Paper and color.
  2. Add red cardstock trim above and below image.
  3. Tie twine in a bow around image and glue to folded 4-1/4 by 5-1/2 inch card base.
  4. Die cut merry from red cardstock and glue to card base.
Thanks for stopping by!

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  1. These are so gorgeous. Love the new stamps.. The poinsettia card is so lovely! I like these sentiments too!

  2. Your bear and poinsettia cards are beautiful. Awesome coloring.

  3. The bear is really sweet. I like how you colored him. NICE

  4. Love the new sentiment set! The poinsettia card is gorgeous!

  5. Such pretty cards,
    love the poinsettia.
    Carla from Utah

  6. Sweet Christmas bear and beautiful poinsettias! Lovely cards with fabulous coloring!

  7. The bear is as sweet as can be. Both cards are gorgeous.

  8. The new curio stamps are so neat! Your poinsettia card is beautiful!

  9. Wow!! LOVE how you shaded these using the copic markers! So gorgeously done and am in love with BOTH!!!


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