Stencils Thursday and a Sneak Peek

Mushrooms by Louise Healy

It is Thursday and our day for stencil inspiration! We have a great combination of garden theme stencils, but today we’ve picked out this charming Mushrooms stencil to go along with some of our sneak peek stamps from Pink Your Life.

DWLL3025 Mushrooms Stencil

We love this trio of mushrooms surrounded by tall grass for its versatile design. It is great as a focal point and just as well adding a layer of depth to projects.  Look at Louise Healy’s darling card above to see both techniques in action and click the caption link to get all the details on how she made it, too.

SSCP102 Mushrooms Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set

Now on to our fun sneak peeks! The Mushroom Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set has the most whimsical and delightful mushrooms with a few flowers, grass and pebbles to dress up your project. The Mushrooms stamp below is as fun with a cluster of mushrooms for easy one-stamp designs.


So many ideas there isn’t mushroom for all the other stamps and dies we already carry, so stop by our website and browse through them, too. Altogether they are a great collection to create a magical fairy garden scene.

Need a little inspiration with these new products? Here are today’s designers projects from the catalog.

Pam Bray

Katy Leitch

If you have missed any of our other posts this week for the sneak peek, stop by Tuesday and Wednesday‘s post for new product peeks and more project inspiration! We’ll see you again tomorrow more!

July Catalog Sneak Peek – Introducing Pink Your Life


Artist Nicoletta Zanella from the Pink Your Life Design Team has created some wonderful, whimsical characters that are joining the Stampendous Family.

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Nicoletta Zanella

We’re so excited to welcome the Whisper Friends to our lineup and have a chance to play with these darling images. Here is Whisper Friends Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set to take a peek at for today.

SSCP103 Whisper Friends Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set

Right now, only wholesale customers can get these terrific images, but they’ll soon be available for everyone. Take a sneak peek at these cuties all week on our blog, and start planning a shopping trip to your nearest stamping and scrapbooking store. You can find one on the Stampendous Store Locator here –

And stay tuned to the Stampendous Blog to win some of these great stamps after they are released to the public.

It is sneak peek time! Here are today’s designers sharing their catalog samples!

Wendy Price

Jamie Martin

We Wish Shoe A Well Weekend

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So many shoes, so little time. Friday is already here and we are wrapping up our love for shoe stamps and stencils for the week. We sure hope you have taken a peek at all the design team projects with our new foot fashion products. If you missed them you can hop to Monday, Wednesday and Thursday’s post to catch up!

We think our team gives you some fabulous ideas to get you started and we have a few more designers sharing today. Enjoy!

Pam Bray

Kristine Reynolds

Louise Healy

Tenia Nelson

Stencil-etto on Thursday

FMS4022 Stiletto Stencil
FMS4022 Stiletto Stencil

Aren’t shoe glad it’s Thursday? Oh we are, since it’s time for some stenciling inspiration that is solely about shoes!

This dazzling fashion stiletto stencil is a new design by Fran Seiford with nice open spaces for adding unique details with so many techniques. Here’s one idea by Janelle Stollfus who used a second brush stenciling over the Stiletto for a great design.

Stiletto by Janelle Stollfus

There are more great projects to see with this fashion stencil over on these designers’ blog today! Enjoy and we’ll see you here tomorrow!

Laura Drahozal

Kristine Reynolds

Louise Healy

So Many Shoes, So Little Time


Shoe Babies by Kristine Reynolds
HMQ07 Shoe Babies by Kristine Reynolds
There are so many great pairs of shoes out there that we dedicate this week to the gorgeous, practical, and super sweet shoe images we carry for stamping and stenciling fun.

Today is a look at a few super sweet House-Mouse® and HappyHoppers® stamps from previous catalog releases. They are so cute we couldn’t imagine not showing them this week! Enjoy a peek and click any of the photos to go to our website for more information.

HMCQ07 Shoe Babies Rubber Stamp
HMCQ07 Shoe Babies Rubber Stamp
HMM12 Tiny Runner Wood-Mounted Stamp
House-Mouse®Tiny Runner by Lea Fritts
Cling Insert MG Final trimmed size: 4.5" x 6.5" Green background is Pantone 365C
HHQ01 HappyHoppers® Diva Hopper
HappyHoppers® Diva Hopper by Wendy Price

Our design team is excited to share their fashionable projects this week and here is one we know you are going to love!

Jamie Martin

Wish Shoe Were Here

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If you love shoes you are going to love our week of inspiration! It’s all about the shoes for our stamps and stencils from the April catalog and we can’t wait to put on a show!

Here are the stamps in the spotlight today with oodles of shoes that will make you squeal with ideas.

CRR257 Shoes Galore Cling Rubber Stamp
SSC1247 Shoe Sense Perfectly Clear Stamp Set

Our design team is excited to share their fashionable projects today!

Pam Bray

Kristine Reynolds

The Star of Bethlehem

P271 Shepherd Watch Wood Stamp

We have some great stamp images to share today as we move through the week of our Child Is Born theme. First up are these two sweet onlookers towards Bethlehem as the star shines brightly in the sky. What a sweet night scene that is colored so beautifully by Alison Heikkila.

Shepherd Watch by Alison Heikkila

Another city scape stamp for today is this beautiful silhouette of the city of Jesus’ birth. Easy to emboss or stamp and go for a quick make of greeting cards.

P268 Bethlehem Night Wood Stamp
P268 Bethlehem Night Wood Stamp

The holy night would be much quieter without the words from popular verses and carols that are captured in our inspirational and icon stamp set, Joyful Phrases Perfectly Clear Stamps Set.


SSC1233 Joyful Phrases Perfectly Clear Stamps Set


Laura Drahozal created this sweet card that was shared last week for our House-Mouse theme, but take a look at the great text background! Even as a backup to the Joyful Noise of mouse and bird, these sentiments shine on their own.

Joyful Noise by Laura Drahozal
Joyful Noise by Laura Drahozal

If you enjoyed our stamps today, you’ll be in for a treat with these designer projects –

Amy Hurley-Purdie

Jamie Martin

Pam Hornschu

Tenia Nelson

A Sheltering Tree

In the April Catalog we released these fantastic stamps and stamp set that would love a word or two to be rooted along with them in any project. Remember Cling Pop Up Forest Stamp Set and it’s coordinating Pop Up Forest Die Set, Tree House Rubber Stamp and Coral Tree.

We have a grove of sentiments in our Perfectly Clear Stamp Set that can be used by themselves or with any of our tree image stamps.

SSC1224 Forest Sayings Perfectly Clear Stamp Set

Here is a sweet journal cover by Fran Seiford that is using an encouraging sentiment from the set. Look at the way Fran popped some of the images off the page just by using different color cardstock, so creative!

Pop Up Forest and Forest Sayings by Fran Seiford

Our older and beloved tree stamps like Twisted Tree, Snowflake Tree and Swing Tree can be paired on a new project with some of the witty or thoughtful sayings from Forest Perfectly Clear Stamp Set, too. We wouldn’t want to “leaf” any tree out, right?

Speaking of leaving something out, we have TWO fantastic videos about the Pop Up Forest products and yesterday we inadvertently deleted the link to one of them. We shared a great video on how to use this great stamp set to create projects for any season of the year. You can watch it here, The other video is a great introduction by Fran using the Pop Up Forest Stamp and Die Sets together with a treasure of tips and techniques that included a glimpse of the Forest Saying Perfectly Clear Stamp Set.

Now that we’ve loaded your creative coffer with project ideas are you ready for the dog days of summers or a tree-mendous card for a birthday? Well, you are not far from inspiration! Here are a few great projects posted by our design team today —

Louise Healy

Amy Hurley-Purdie



Feline Sentiments of the Day

With all these tabby projects for Kute Kitties week, we can’t possibly finish without a few more words. In fact, there are quite a few words and phrases to say when it comes to cute kitties and they can be found in the Cat Sayings Perfectly Clear Stamp Set.

Cat Sayings Perfectly Clear Stamp Set

These sayings are perfect for the entire Stampendous clowder, too. If you’re feline curious about seeing them too, you can go to our posts here, here and here, but we still have more fun with our Pop Up Kitties Stamp Set today on these designer blogs. Purrrrrr.

Kristine Reynolds

Tenia Nelson

Amy Hurley-Purdie

This week’s projects in review!

Spark Up Your Life

Best friends to the very end, Screwloose N Sparky are quite a pair and so expressive for robots. From the Perfectly Clear Stamp Set you can give them a voice with great robot sayings and even a robot-style heartbeat like Screwloose is sporting on this portrait stamp here.

Screwloose Rubber Stamp

Sparky is such a happy bot-pup that his tail never stops wagging even when the rest of him is perfectly still as on this namesake rubber stamp.

Sparky Rubber Stamp

The designers this week did an amazing job on all their projects, bringing out all things robot themed and creating with simple and fun ideas. Wendy Price was so kind to let us post one of her great projects here on the blog using the Screwloose and Sparky Perfectly Clear Stamp Set.

Screwloose and Sparky by Wendy Price

Now those are some cute robots! There are even more to be seen in today’s line up on designer blogs. We hope you enjoy your mini Bot-hop today and have a great weekend!

Wendy Price

Tenia Nelson

Kristine Reynolds

Lea Kimmel

Amy Hurley-Purdie