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!

Fishy Fun!

Fishy Fun Banner

The Stampendous April Catalog is full of darling Summer fun for everyone. Especially those who love the sea! With undersea Cling Rubber Stamp sets and Perfectly Clear Stamps, we’re brimming with fun from the briny deep.

Our sweet Fishy Fun Perfectly Clear Stamps are a cute and creative way to send a summer greeting or an invitation for some beachy keen fun!

SSC1312 Fishy Fun Perfectly Clear Stamps
SSC1312 Fishy Fun Perfectly Clear Stamps

Our own Debi Hammons made the sweetest card featuring these darling underwater friends. You can click on the image for project supplies and instructions. Or see the card in person at your favorite stamping or scrapbooking store on our May Store Display Board!

Fishy Fun WindowRama by Debi Hammons for Stampendous

For those who prefer an “above water” approach, we also have our darling new Floaties Perfectly Clear Stamps Set

SSC1313 Floaties Perfectly Clear Stamps Set
SSC1313 Floaties Perfectly Clear Stamps Set

Fran made this sweet and simple card that comes together in minutes with colored pencil coloring.

Floaties by Fran Seiford
Floaties by Fran Seiford

We also brought out four darling Cling Rubber Stamp sets in our ocean theme this year.

These four sets, which retail for only $8.99 each, have two greetings and a complete scene for easy, quick cards. Debi created a darling group of cards using these sets, plus we’ll be sharing more projects featuring them in some top stamping publications later this year.

Our Design Team have also been sharing with our super fun Summer sets. Take a look at their cute contributions. Which set is your fave?

Alison Heikkila(1)

Kathi Rerek (1)

Jamie Martin

Alison Heikkila (2)

Kathi Rerek (2)

Alison Heikkila (3)

 

Meadows Edge and Meadow Edgers

Meadows Edge and Meadow Edgers

Our new January 2019 Catalog is full of great innovation from Fran for making interactive, 3D cards that are simple and fun to create. You loved our WindowRama Die Set, and the next step is the Meadows Edge and Meadow Edgers sets.

SSC1294 Meadows Edge Perfectly Clear Stamps contain a ton of elements, 16 clear stamps, that can create all types of scenic backgrounds when stamped and colored in different combinations. From cactus and mesas to fields of flowers or sand, you can have a cottage at the beach or a mountain hideaway with these great stamps.  (You can click on the pictures to be taken to products or projects on our website).

SSC1294 Meadows Edge Perfectly Clear Stamps
SSC1294 Meadows Edge Perfectly Clear Stamps

They coordinate perfectly with so many of our other stamps, as well as with the WindowRama for perfect backgrounds.

Meadows Edge Puppy Boy

Meadows Edge WindowRama

Or take it a step farther with the Meadow Edgers Cutting Die Set. This set of 7 dies is designed to cut right along the edge of the different Meadows Edge stamps to create 3D looks easily without fussy cutting.

DCP1013 Meadow Edgers Cutting Die Set
DCP1013 Meadow Edgers Cutting Die Set

Use them with the stamps to create intricate or simple layered backgrounds.

You can also use them without the stamps to add some cutting flair to your backgrounds using colored or patterned paper.

Fran has created a wonderful video showcasing these two products working together and separately. We know you’ll love them both. Plus our Design Team has created lots of fun projects to share. Hop around to their posts and leave them some love for your chance to win these two great projects. We’ll choose three winners with U.S. Addresses from the comments on their blog and ours. (Be sure to tell us where you live in your comment). Official Contest Rules are always Here.

 Check out our Design Team projects on their blogs here –

Jamie Martin

Jamie Martin #2

Kathi Rerek

Janelle Stollfus

(shared earlier but uses the Meadow Edgers grass die SO Creatively as party banners)

Stay tuned for more new fun and ideas!

House-Mouse Fun and Prizes

House-Mouse Challenge Blog Hop

The House-Mouse and Friends Design Team from the Monday Challenge Blog are having a special blog hop today! This talented team promotes our wonderful mousey friends all year round. If you create anything with the House-Mouse Designs® images you should enter it in their blog challenge. There is always an “anything goes” theme available.

You can check out their blog hop here:

House-Mouse and Friends

Many of these designers are offering prizes on their blogs. Definitely check them out!

And our team couldn’t resist playing along with the newest House-Mouse images! Check out their blogs here! They will each have a prize to give to one lucky commenter with a U.S. Address. (They are featured in the above hop, as well).

Janelle Stollfus

Kathi Rerek

Alison Heikkila

Jamie Martin

Leadonna Fritts

 

 

Welcome WindowRama!

WindowRama Cutting Die Set

One of our newest creations in our January 2019 Catalog is our wonderful new WindowRama Die Set. This set of 5 dies creates charming little diorama cards that fold flat to mail in an envelope and stand up for display.

DCP1012 WindowRama Die Set
DCP1012 WindowRama Die Set

The set includes the outer, base die which forms the front and back of the card, plus windows that can be combined or used separately to cut out the front of the card for a huge variety of looks. You can also use the windows to make dynamic flat cards and shakers! Fran has recorded a wonderful video to explain the basics of this great die set.

You can see lots of samples using this set on our website by clicking the picture above, and our design team has been playing with the dies all week. Their great samples are listed below. Be sure to leave them some love. We’ll give away three WindowRama Die Sets to lucky commenters on their blogs and ours with U.S. Mailing Addresses! (hint: make sure we know you have a U.S. mailing address) Official contest rules are always HERE.

Jamie Martin

Janelle Stollfus

Alison Heikkila

Kathi Rerek

Stay tuned for lots more fun using this great set of cutting dies for all sorts of creative projects!

 

Wrap It Up! Gift Wrap and WINNERS!

It’s a great catch-up blog today! Getting things finished before the Holiday Crazy!

Crafting with PaperMart

First, we have some cute gift wrap ideas for you! Our Design Team has been working with products we recently received from PaperMart. This wonderful online resource for all things wrapping is such a lifesaver this time of year when you want to create gifts for the office or classroom or large family gatherings. If you can put it in a bag or box of any size, you can find that bag or box at PaperMart.

The team has taken some of PaperMart’s plainest products and added a stamped flair with Stampendous that you’ll just love. Plan to make some homemade gift wrap and wait for the ooh’s and aah’s to roll in. So much fun, so reusable. Check out the team’s work. Leave some nice comments for your chance to win a PaperMart gift pack and some stamps to make it holiday festive.

Kathi Rerek

Jamie Martin

Leadonna Fritts

Janelle Stollfus

 

Next we have some Winners!!

First, from the Save the Crafty YouTuber Video Hop, Stampendous’ winner was:

Mary Hrasky

Mary Hrasky!! Congratulations, Mary. We had 714 comments from excited crafters on this video! It was fun to make those colorful Penguins, and fun to see how much you enjoyed it! Mary wins $50 in Stampendous products of her choice. Mary, you need to fill out the winner’s form here –

https://goo.gl/forms/QM2qtH0zZ9jf7Ou73

It’s a Google Form and will allow you to claim your prize.

You can see ALL the winners for all the videos here! Lots of folks still haven’t claimed their prizes.

AND…

We have a couple prizes left from our 31 Days of Halloween! One of our fans reminded us the other day that we hadn’t done the last prizes. So the winners from the last week for Comments and Challenge Submissions are:

The Comment Winner is from Alison Heikkila’s Blog Post and it is

karenajo

Congratulations, Karen. Email us at submissions@stampendous.com with your U.S. Mailing Address and we’ll get your prize right out to you. Please let us know if you’d prefer a Christmas product or if you’d still like a Halloween one.

The Final Winner for the Challenge Submissions is:

myasperations

Kathy A entered tons of projects for our challenge! That always increases your chances. Congratulations, Kathy! Email us at submissions@stampendous.com with your U.S. Mailing Address and we’ll get your prize right out to you. Please let us know if you’d prefer a Christmas product or if you’d still like a Halloween one.

We also wanted to thank the Super Stick Chick who won one of our prizes and quickly turned around and got it entered in the challenge!! We LOVE it when you use our products.

Go visit her cute card by clicking on her name, and leave her some love!!

 

Happy House-Mouse® Holidays

House-Mouse Holiday Season

Our sweet friends from House-Mouse Designs have lots of mischief to get you excited about this holiday season! We know you’ll find something fun and festive when you take a look at the entire collection, you can do that by clicking on the picture above.

When you stamp your House-Mouse friends, you’ll want to color them ever so sweetly. We offer you so many ways to do just that. Our House-Mouse Coloring Guide lets you choose the ink and coloring media that you love best, and gives you the color numbers you need to create something very special.

Our Design Team have been sharing this week with our newest House-Mouse designs and are hoping this really puts you in a holiday frame of mind. Check out their projects and leave them some nice comments.

Jamie Martin

Lea Fritts

Alison Heikkila

Janelle Stollfus

Kathi Rerek

 

Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L – Everybody Holiday Hop!

Scrapbook Adhesives Banner

We’re playing with our friends at Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L this week! Our in-house sample artist, Debi Hammons, has made gorgeous samples for us with their products and ours. Our fabulous Design Team is playing along as well. We’re all hopping today to share this great collaboration! Be sure you visit all the links and enter on the Rafflecopter below! You must enter by 11:59pm CENTRAL time on Saturday, Sept 29th.

In case you missed the earlier posts here are the links:

Monday – https://wp.me/psmPc-63j
Tuesday – https://wp.me/psmPc-63A
Wednesday – https://wp.me/psmPc-63G
Thursday – https://wp.me/psmPc-63J

Debi created two gorgeous cards for us today using the Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L package of 3D Foam Holiday Embellishment Kit. The kit includes four sheets of double-sided, 3D foam cut into festive holiday shapes. Plus, 5 sheets of foil are provided to add metallic wonder to your items.

3d Foam Holiday Embellishments

Debi used our Holiday Birds Cling Stamps and Cutting Dies set for this first card. She added the holly from the 3D Foam Holiday Embellishments and used our Ultra Fine Jewel Glitter in Emerald and Red to create a sparkly and elegant accent on the card.

CLD13 Holiday Birds by Debi Hammons
CLD13 Holiday Birds by Debi Hammons

Debi’s second card today features our charming Cherub Deer and our Savior Born greeting. These two stamps are available wood mounted or in Stampendous Cling Rubber for easy storage. Debi added our Pastel Yellow Ultra Fine Glitter to the stars from the 3D Holiday Embellishment Kit to make a sweet and sparkly holiday card.

P322 Cherub Deer by Debi Hammons
P322 Cherub Deer by Debi Hammons

Of course there are prizes! We’ve got 3 prize packages full of product from both of our great companies! Be sure to visit the Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L blog below and comment on their projects and those of their designers. And visit our designers to comment on their blogs. We’d really appreciate your follows on any social media you use! Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, we like seeing you everywhere!

You can enter to win on Rafflecopter here –

RaffleCopter

You only need to enter once per day on the Rafflecopter, it is shared between our companies. You must have a U.S. Mailing Address to enter. As always, our Official Rules are HERE.

Now, get ready to hop!

Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L

Jamie Martin

Lea Fritts

Janelle Stollfus

Kathi Rerek

 

Holiday Greetings

Holiday Greetings Banner

Stampendous always has wonderful new greetings for each holiday. They’re so beautiful they can easily be the focal point on any card. This Christmas is no exception.

We sent some awesome greetings to Tina Smith from Cards and Coffee Time and she created this wonderful video featuring our Merry Words Perfectly Clear Stamps Set.

Our Design Team has been sharing all week with this year’s new greetings as well. Check out the great samples they’ve posted on their blogs. Leave us some comments (and comment on Tina’s BLOG and VIDEO, too) and you might win your own Merry Words. We’ll give three sets away to US Winners. (yes, some of these were posted earlier, yes, leave a new comment anyway)

Jamie Martin

Janelle Stollfus

Lea Fritts

Kathi Rerek