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Current Design Teams
White Rose Crafts: Since September 2018
Get Kids Crafty: Since April 2018
Doodles Paper Playground: Since February 2018
Aurora Wings: Since February 2018
Stampendous!: Since April 2015


Past Design Teams
Imagine: Artist in Residence- December 1, 2015- December 2017
Wicked Wednesday: Since January 2014- April 2017 (now defunct)
A Day for Daisies: July 2015- February 2017 (now defunct)
Desert Islands Crafters Challenge: January 2011- June 2014 (blog took a break), September 2016- January 2017 (now defunct)
Left of Center Creative Challenges: Since December 2014- December 2016 (now defunct)
Dreamweaver Stencils: April 2014- March 2015 (now combined with Stampendous!)
Dilly Beans: September 2012-April 2015 (now defunct)
Create and Inspire (formerly A Step in the Dark): May 2014- March 2015
Bombshell Stamps: since July 2010- October 2014 Challenge Captain (now defunct)
Chromatic Craze: July of 2013-February 2014 (now defunct)
Rick St. Dennis- Team Glitter: January 2013-November 2013
Movie Magic Monthly- February 2013- August 2013 (now defunct)
Simply Betty Stamps: June of 2011-June of 2012
Beyond the Burtonesque Dolls: (originally The Burtonesque Dolls) May of 2011-May 2012. DT Coordinator. (now defunct)
Friends Having Fun: March 2010- August 2010. Color Challenge Captain (now defunct)
Twilight Tuesday: June 2009- February 2010 (now defunct)
StampInsanity: February 2010-November 2011 (now defunct)
Smeared & Smudged: November 2009- July 2011. DT Co-Captain (now defunct)


I've Been Published!
Scrapbook News and Review: 3 times
Mixed Up Magazine: Oct/Nov. 2017 Issue

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Horse Friends

Hello! This week, the Stampendous team is previewing some of the newest stamps that will be in the 2018 January catalog. You are in for a real treat! There are so many wonderful new images! I had a tough time deciding which to share first, but the beautiful Horse Friends stamp by Laurel Burch won out. I had a fantastic time coloring it, and I couldn't wait to share it with all of you.



Supplies:
Stampendous:
LBP009: Horse Friends

Other:
Imagine: VersaFine Ink in Onyx Black
Bo Bunny: Blueberry Vintage Double Dot Cardstock #12BV807 & Pink Punch Vintage Cardstock #12PPV951
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers: 010, 020, 022, 023, 024, 025, 027. 032, 033, 036, 038, 041, 042, 043, 050, 051, 070, 080, 081, 082, 083, 202, 302
Scrapbook Adhesives: EZ-Dots
Canson: Mixed Media Paper
Water Brush


Directions:
1. Stamp Horse Friends on to Mixed Media Paper with VersaFine Ink.

2. Color the stamped image with the colors indicated.

3. Trim the image, leaving a white border.

4. Create the card base w…

Warmest Wishes

Seasons Greetings! This week, the Stampendous team are sharing a few final holiday projects. My card features the delightful Warmest Wishes stamp. I love the vintage feel of the image.

Supplies:
Stampendous:
R300: Warmest Wishes
FRGL02: Twinkle Glitter
FRGL01: Multi Crystal Glitter Mix
DCP1006: Fitted Frames Set B

Other:
My Colors Cardstock: Velvet Night, Evergreen
Zig Clean Color Markers: 010, 022, 034, 036, 038, 041, 044, 060, 062, 64, 065, 070, 091, 092, 095, 097, 230, 302, 901
Imagine: VersaFine Ink in Onyx Black, On Point Glue
Scrapbook Adhesieves: Foam Squares
Canson: Mixed Media Paper

Directions:
1. Stamp the Warmest Wishes stamp on to Mixed Media Paper using Onyx Black VersaFine Ink.

2.Color the image using the Zig Clean Color Markers listed.

3. Apply On Point Glue to areas that you want to have sparkle.

4. Sprinkle the glued areas with Multi Crystal Glitter Mix and let dry.

5. Fussy cut the stamped image.

6. Using Evergreen Cardstock, die cut the Large "R" Fitted Frame.

7. Cr…

Deco Art and Andy Skinner Blog Hop Finale

Hello! It's time for the finale of the DecoArt and Stampendous blog hop. Have you enjoyed yourself this week? I bet you've got some new techniques that you want to try. I know I do! I am super stoked about my project for today. And it solves a dilemma that we've had in my kids' room for a while.

What you see above is 2 pieces of PVC. And some fab DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics! So, what am I doing with PVC, you ask? Well, my mom bought my son a light saber(Darth Vader's) for Christmas, and he wanted to display it, but we weren't really sure where in his room, and how. I wanted something cooler than hooks, and we thought it would be neat to have the light saber vertical, instead of horizontal. Plus, there was a fab spot for it if it hung in that direction. So, my husband came up with the PVC pip idea, and I altered the pieces.



The end cap holds the base, and the small piece of pipe holds up near the end. And the 2 pieces are spaced out enough so that it's easy…