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Current Design Teams
Doodles Paper Playground: February 2018 Guest Designer
Aurora Wings: February 2018
Stampendous!: Since April 2015
Wicked Wednesday: Since January 2014 (blog currently on a break)

Past Design Teams
Imagine: Artist in Residence- December 1, 2015- December 2017
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)

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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.

LBP009: Horse Friends

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

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…

Travel Home Bear

Hello! This week, the Stampendous team is featuring "On the Road" projects, or those with a travel theme. I'm going to be honest, I really love the card I'm sharing today. It's really different from what I normally do, and I think it came out great. I've got all of the instructions below in case you'd like to make it for yourself.

SSC1254: Travel Home Perfectly Clear Stamps Set
DCP1005: Fitted Frames Set A
STF082: VersaFine ink in Onyx Black
MPW811: Mixed Media White Paper

Zig Clean Color Markers: 044, 060, 061, 062, 065, 068, 072, 075, 092, 093, 302, 400
My Colors Cardstock: Brown Eyes
Canson: Mixed Media Paper
Ranger: Water Brush
Beacon Adhesives: Zip Dry Glue
Glue Dots: Pop Dots

1. Stamp the part of the luggage image you'd like to color with VersaFine ink  on Canson's Mixed Media Paper.

2. Color in the image with the listed Zig Clean Color Markers and the water brush.

3. Die cut a portion of the colored image wi…

Creamy Cupcake

Hello! This week, the Stampendous team is sharing different projects for birthdays. Who doesn't love to get a birthday card? My card for today is bold and bright!

FMS4072: Creamy Cupcake Metal Stencil
Pen from any of the Stencil Duos sets

My Colors Cardstock: Coral Rose
Zig Clean Color Markers: 025, 033, 062, 080
Memories Mist: Blue Martini, Lavender Tea
Imagine: Turquoise Gem Versa Magic, Rose Bud Fireworks! Spray
Canson Watercolor Paper and Mixed Media Paper
Beacon Adheseives: Zip Dry Glue

1. Using Canson Mixed Media Paper, tape down the stencil and trace it with the pen from a Stencil Duo set.

2. Take off the stencil and color in the image using the above listed Zig Clean Color Markers.

3. Cut out the cupcake leaving a border around the image.

4. On the watercolor paper, spray the Memories Mist and Fireworks! Spray.

5. Trim dried watercolor paper to 5" x 3 3/4."

6. Create the card base with Coral Rose cardstock cut to 5 1/2" x 8…