The Fall/Winter 2020 Coffee Lovers Blog Hop is on with some adorable things for you to win, enjoy, and be inspired by focused on your favorite beverage – Coffee!! (or tea, or cocoa, or yeah, whatever keeps you warm!).
Stampendous is excited to be participating again with this wonderful event and we’re sponsoring them with a prize, of course! So enjoy our coffee/tea inspiration below, then hop on over to the main hop and join in the fun to win lots of great prizes from top manufacturers!
We’re offering a great duo as our prize! Our sweet Thankful Kitty Perfectly Clear Stamps contain so many cute cats holding warm cups of something caffeinated! (or not!). They’re perfect to use on our Gift Card Wallet Die Set to create gift card holders for coffee or other gift cards.
Our Design Team is, of course, playing along with some great ideas for using the Stampendous Coffee Themed products.
We hope you’ll hop along to their blogs, check out their great ideas, and leave them some love!
Then remember to visit the actual Fall/Winter 2020 Coffee Lovers Blog Hop, because that’s where all the prizes and even more inspiration happen!
Fran’s latest Watercolor Series Video really makes use of the fabulous On My Mind Perfectly Clear Stamps Set.
The set comes with darling flowers you can use to make all kinds of lovely thoughts spring from the head of this beautiful face.
She also demonstrates how to use the wonderful Gift Card Wallet Die Set to make gorgeous gifts for any occasion.
But she really started creating some fun when she explored making hats for this sweet character with only a circle and an oval cutting die.
To find out how she created all these great looks, and to see lots more inspiration, be sure to check out our YouTube video. You might want to click on the video so you don’t miss a minute, from mixing flesh tones to making hats! All the great samples are here –
It’s that time of year, when Cat Lovers join together in stamping and creating some fun projects to celebrate our feline friends. Janis Woolbright is once again hosting the Cat Lovers Blog Hop over on her blog HerPeacefulGarden. She has a challenge opportunity there for you to link up a project featuring cats in any way, and win some wonderful prizes!! Click the link to take you to the details.
Stampendous is sponsoring the Cat Lovers Blog Hop with a set of our Kitten Hugs Cling Rubber Stamps with the adorable, free paw print stencil. It’s just priceless!! (well, it retails for US$11.99, but you know what we mean!) Our prize is available to one lucky U.S. winner over on the Cat Lovers Hop.
Our Design Team have been playing with some kitties as well!! Check out their creations and leave them some love, then hop over to The Cat Lovers Blog Hop and check out the prizes!!
Step up your Holiday inspiration this weekend with TWO great events on Saturday. Both events are free to watch from anywhere in the world, and you’ll love the terrific projects that will feature Stampendous products!
PinitCanada will feature decorative painter Deb Antonick in a wonderful class making some really delightful little shakers that can be used as gift tags, ornaments, fridge magnets, and much more. She’ll also be offering a promo code for a discount on Stampendous purchases in the US and Canada! Click the image to visit the PinitCanada Facebook Page where Deb will be live Saturday, Oct 24 from 1:20 – 1:40 pm Eastern.
Stampendous always has some spooky fun in October, and we’re glad our Design Team is here to help us celebrate with some cool, spooky projects. We had a lot of fun in our offices creating great Halloween projects for your local stamp store’s display boards. Your store will have full-color project sheets for all these projects to make crafting easy!
And, of course, our Design Team is sharing lots of fun for Halloween this month! Check out the projects on their blogs and leave them some love! They really appreciate it when you stop by and say hello!
Our terrific Design Team have been posting some of their great creations for Halloween this week. If you haven’t had a chance to visit their blogs, do stop by and leave them some love!
Our sweet Pumpkin Pals just look like they’re having such a good time!
Our own Jamie Martin shared them here on her blog this week –
Kathi Rerek has been playing with the sweet House-Mouse Designs® stamp Chipmunk Treats.
These cards, and others they’ve shared this season, are just perfect for those of you who don’t want anything “too scary” for your Halloween/Fall projects! Fran also made this great video for our recent Virtual Catalog Party, sharing some fun ideas for great Fall Cards!
Stampendous is proud to be sponsoring a class in the new Pinit Canada Live event October 23-24 beginning at Noon EST. It’s open to anyone anywhere to enjoy and learn!
The event will have “amazing product demonstrations, techniques, learn about new products and a great way to connect with so many other artists around the world! The event is inspirational, creative and educational. It’s so awesome to have a FRONT ROW seat for each of the Pin It Canada presentations!”
Our own Deb Antonick will be teaching a class creating some adorable shakers using some of our newest holiday stamps! These would be ideal as ornaments, package tags, refrigerator magnets, and more. Here’s an example of the sweet projects she’ll be teaching LIVE. We hope you’ll join the fun. Click on the Pinit Canada logo above for all the details!
The new Stampendous Gnomes and Friends Die Set gives you tons of options for creating darling gnomes and their families for the Holiday Season. In a new, exclusive video, Fran shows you how to take these darling gnomes and make Santa, Mrs. Santa, and the elves.
Isn’t that sweet?!! What a creative idea. Here’s another…
We challenged our Design Team to create a Halloween witch using these same gnome dies, and teamie Alison Heikkila really rose to the challenge! She created this darling witch with her sweet black kitty using the Gnomes and Friends Dies with a background using the elements from the Corny Candy Perfectly Clear Stamps Set to create a complete card! Be sure to check out her darling project here –
Any other ideas? We’d love to see what you’ve created with our Gnomes and Friends Die Set. Check out our Facebook Fan Group for creative posts from our fans all over the world. Join us at – https://www.facebook.com/groups/Stampendous
The House-Mouse and Friends Design Challenge Blog offers challenges every two weeks to keep you playing with your House-Mouse, Gruffies, and Happy Hoppers stamp images. If you create a card for the challenge and post it anywhere online, you can enter to win a great prize. To check out their bi-weekly challenges, visit the HMFCB Site.
The current challenge is Christmas (or Anything Goes), and we were so excited to see all of the HMFCB teamies using new images from the Stampendous House-Mouse Designs® collection! The blog has lots of inspiration, as well, for your own Holiday greetings featuring the House-Mouse characters. Plus, our own Design Team has been sharing with these fun friends, and you can find their posts here –
Join Fran for this week’s Watercolor Series Lesson 125. These sweet Winter Pals are ready to help you make simple, small vignettes perfect for easy Christmas, Holiday, or Winter cards. Combine them with your stash of colored and patterned paper to make some simple, quick, sweet greetings.
The Winter Pals set includes 14 Stampendous Perfectly Clear Stamps, made in the USA, that are perfect for interactive greetings or simple stamping.
We’ve got some really sweet cards featuring this set as well.
So grab this great set and your favorite coloring medium and color or paint along with Fran this week!