New!! Watercolor Series Preview

It’s coming!! This brand new program from Stampendous creator Fran Seiford will have you enjoying easy, fun, affordable watercoloring in no time! The full program of classes, sharing and inspiration will start right after Creativation (our biggest trade show), and will have your local stamp stores charged up and ready to show you how.

Leading up to the launch, we’ll have several weeks of introductory videos that will act as a reference guide and will familiarize you with products in this field.

PRIZES!!

These introductory videos will feature prizes for comments on the video each week. There will also be two Grand Prizes, one will be an Individual Pack of the products needed to play along with Fran’s video lessons. Grand Prize #2 will be a Party Pack for you to play along with friends!! Weekly prizes will feature products, projects, and more!

Comments on all videos for prizes must be submitted by February 5, 2020. Prizes will be announced in a special video on February 7, 2020. Of course, our usual Official Contest Rules apply, and we can only mail prizes to U.S. Mailing Addresses.

We hope you’ll join us for all the inspiration by subscribing to our YouTube Channel and clicking the bell to make sure you get notifications about each new video!!  Help us count down by watching our first video on Creativity!

Coffee Lover’s Blog Hop – Fall/Winter 2019

Coffee Lovers Blog Hop Banner

We are thrilled to be back playing with the Coffee Loving Cardmakers in their Blog Hop. This event is always so much fun and sooooo filled with PRIZES!!

Wow, how to win??  So first, dig out your stamps (or click on the picture above and buy our cute little House-Mouse Designs® friends who are enjoying a cookie with their coffee!) and make a sweet card singing the praises of coffee (or chocolate, or tea, or other caffeinated joy), post it somewhere on the internet and get the direct link to it, then click on the image below and pop over to the main blog post to link your card to the challenge.

Coffee Loving Cardmakers Blog Post

Our Design Team is playing along, and they will each be able to award a great coffee image to a lucky commenter on their blogs (U.S. Addresses only). Check out their creations – you have until November 8th to comment or enter the challenge above.

Kathi Rerek

Jamie Martin

Alison Heikkila

 

We will be awarding three FLASH prizes of the Cookie Crumbles stamp on the Coffee Lover’s Blog

Winner can select wood mounted or Cling Rubber for this prize.
Cookie Crumbles Cling Rubber Cookie Crumbles Wood Mounted StampLook at this sweet cookie holder made by our in-house Sample Artist Debi Hammons! She slipped a two-pack of Mother’s cookies into the pouch, but you could add coffee packets or other treats. A great treat for teacher or classroom! You can find the supply list and directions for this project by clicking on the picture.

Cookie Holder/Gift Pouch by Debi Hammons

 

 

Celebrate Kitties!!

Cat Lover Hop Banner

It’s time for the annual Cat Lovers Blog Hop hosted over at Her Peaceful Garden. This is the fifth anniversary for this fun blog hop. Stampendous always really enjoys participating in this one, because we are huge cat lovers here! (Although we’ve got lots of dog folks as well!)  At that link you can link your projects to win some great prizes. Today is the second day, and you can see more about our participation on today’s link which is Her Peaceful Garden – Day 2.

Some great stamps being featured this week, and being offered as prizes, come from our Laurel Burch images. The wonderful Feline Blooms and Indigo Cat sets with their coordinating Dies Sets are up for grabs over at Her Peaceful Garden. And there are even some individual stamps available as flash prizes! All of the Laurel Burch cats can be seen on our website by clicking HERE. They are super fun to color and make whimsical, friendly cards, decor, and more!

Our design team has been coloring some of our other kitties, too! Check them out below!

Kathi Rerek

 

WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kits

WindowRama Photo frame Card Kits

Our brand new WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kits are an easy and beautiful way to send a holiday or everyday greeting!

Simple to assemble, each package comes with enough pieces to make 8-3D diorama cards that stand for display and fold flat for mailing. Envelopes and a small stamp set of greetings are included. You can simply glue them together and add a photo or gift card in the pre-punched slots, or you can embellish them as much as your heart desires.

WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kits are available in Christmas, Winter, Wedding, and Baby themed sets. Baby and Wedding are ideal for Everyday occasions as well. You’ll find them in your local stamping and scrapbooking store or on our website (where your orders are filled by a local, independent store!).

We’ve created a series of YouTube videos that will show you the basics of assembling these easy-to-use products, and they will give you some additional ideas for adding your own artistic flair if desired.

The Basics of the WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kits

Beyond the Basics – Christmas WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kits

Beyond the Basics – Winter WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kit

Wedding/Baby WindowRama Photo Frame Card Kits

 

It’s That Spooky Time of Year!

clear stamps for Halloween

It’s that fun time of year when our Halloween stamps are haunting our sleep with project ideas galore. We love seeing what folks make with our images, and we just can’t stop stamping these creepy/cool images and coloring them in then putting them on cards, home decor, or other fun projects.

We hope you’ll share any projects you make this season with us! We have a Stampendous Fans Facebook Group where folks share their creations and get to tell each other how fun they are! Here’s a link to join! https://www.facebook.com/groups/Stampendous/

Here’s a fun project Fran created using our Beware Witch Cling Set and our new  WindowRama Chipboard kit.

WindowRama Chipboard Beware Witch
WindowRama Chipboard Beware Witch by Fran Seiford

These kits are wonderful for making ornaments and home decor items!

Our Design Team has also been sharing some great Halloween projects on their blogs, we hope you’ll check out their projects and leave them some love!

Kathi Rerek

Alison Heikkila

 

We’ve also spotted some wonderful uses of our new and old images around the interwebs!!  Check out these haunted projects:

Lyneen Jesse

Vanilla Arts

lizardsbf

mdijk67

stars0130

If we missed yours, send us a link at submissions@stampendous.com and we’ll share more Halloween fun next week!

 

World Card Making Day – and Winners!

Today is World Card Making Day, and we are so excited to be sharing some of our favorite cards! We put our favorite card of this year on the banner! And you can find Fran’s darling card with all the supplies and instructions HERE.

But our Design Team have some really fun cards to share as well. Let’s take a look!

Kathi Rerek

Alison Heikkila

Jamie Martin

We sure hope you have a chance today to make a card for someone you love! Have an awesome World Card Making Day.

Winners – We have some winners from National Coffee Day! Thanks for commenting and leaving some sweet thoughts for our team!

Three lucky winners will get our Pumpkin Latte Set sent to their US Address… please email us at submissions@stampendous.com provide that for us.

Congratulations to:

Verna Angerhofer

Cindy Holmes

and

Lynn C.

 

Plus, each of our Design Team members had a winner from comments on their posts – Here are those winners now!

From Alison Heikkila’s Blog –

Fingerprints Design by Sara

From Kathi Rerek’s Blog –

Krissy

From Jamie Martin’s Blog –

Lisa 🙂

 

National Coffee Day!

National Coffee Day Blog Hop Logo

Stampendous is excited to share the National Coffee Day Blog Hop this year!

You can visit all the great companies with so many great prizes and so much inspiration by visiting the official InLinkz here –

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

https://fresh.inlinkz.com/js/widget/load.js?id=d1626941e732cbb79b50WeWe’ve got some great prizes for you, too! We’ll be offering each of three lucky commenters on our blog one of our Pumpkin Latte Cling Rubber Stamp Sets!
Pumpkin Latte Cling Rubber Set

Pumpkin Latte Set by Debi Hammons

You must have a U.S. mailing address and our Official Rules for Contests apply.

Our Design Team has been busy playing with this set for the last couple of months, and we’d love to share their posts for you here!

Jamie Martin

Alison Heikkila

Kathi Rerek

More Kathi Rerek

Go comment on their posts, they will each be giving away a Pumpkin Latte set as well! That gives you even more chances to win one! Then be sure to click on the Linkz invitation above and check out the other folks giving away prizes on this most caffeinated of days!

Laurel Burch Winners!

Laurel Burch Stamps 2019

We have some winners from our Laurel Burch images contest last week!

We had 16 comments and Random.org chose #1, #5, and #15 so our winners are:

Janis in ID

She chose Feline Friends Like You

Linda BL

She chose Rainbow Moon Perfectly Clear Stamps

and

Marisela D

She also chose Rainbow Moon Perfectly Clear Stamps

If you winners would email us at submissions@stampendous.com and give us your mailing addresses, we can get those right out to you! Thanks so much to everyone who commented!!

 

 

New Laurel Burch Images Available

Laurel Burch Stamps 2019

Great news for fans of our Laurel Burch stamps! We have new images in our wonderful July 2019 Catalog. You’ll love these colorful, whimsical images that are so much fun to color!! Don’t forget to download or print our Laurel Burch Coloring Guide so that you can get Laurel’s Unique look! Fran’s Laurel Burch Coloring video also offers lots of tips and hints for achieving this glorious, vibrant look.

Take a look at our newest friends from Laurel Burch.

Heart View
Laurel Burch Heart View LBR015
Laurel Burch Canine Clan
Laurel Burch Canine Clan LBW015

 

Feline Friends Like You
Laurel Burch Feline Friends Like You LBP018
Feline Clan
Laurel Burch Feline Clan LBR016

 

Feline Love
Laurel Burch Feline Love LBP019

 

Rainbow Moon
Laurel Burch Rainbow Moon SSCL110

 

Rainbow Moon
Laurel Burch Rainbow Moon SSCL110 – Turn the wheel card by Alison Heikkila

Would you like to win one? Tell us in the comments which of the six new products is your favorite! We’ll pick three winners with U.S. Mailing Addresses and send them their favorite stamp in Cling Rubber. We can’t wait to hear which of these great stamps you prefer! You can comment through the end of the day on Sunday, and we’ll choose a winner Monday morning!

 

Jungle Series – Lion

Totally Wild Banner

Everyone has enjoyed our Jungle Series so much, and here’s the last of the new Cling Stamp and Cutting Die sets, the Lion. King of the Jungle, proudest of the beasts, able to bobble his head and the heads of others!

Lion Cling Stamps and Dies
CLD20 Lion Cling Rubber Stamps and Cutting Dies

He makes a delightful WindowRama card, and comes with his own window for the WindowRama Die Set, just like the others. You’ll love his sweet face, and all the possibilities. Here’s a video from Fran showing this fun set.