Brave Captain

Hi All!

It’s Sue here with my last post of the month for OCS.    I have used the Brave Captain stamp from the Nellie Snellen Young Rebels collection.  Very fitting for a grandson who will soon be turning 3.

captain

Supplies used:

  • Stamp:  Brave Captain (Nellie Snellen), sentiment from Birthday Hugs (Popcorn-the-Bear)
  • Ink:  Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black, Distress Ink – Old Paper
  • Paper:  X-Press It Blending Cardstock, DP – et cetera (BoBunny)
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities:  Deckled Rectangles Large
  • Copic Markers: Skin: — E0000 – Floral White, E000 – Pale Fruit Pink, R20 – Blush; Hair: — E21 – Baby Skin Pink, E30 – Bisque, E33 – Sand; Hat: — YG91 – Putty, YG93 – Grayish Yellow, YG95 – Pale Olive; Top: — B91 – Pale Grayish Blue , B93 – Light Crockery Blue; Shorts: — YG93 Grayish Yellow, YG95 – Pale Olive; Shoes: — NO –  Neutral Gray No.0- , N1 –  Neutral GrayNo. 1; Sword:– E81 – Ivory; Map: — E50 – Egg Shell
  • Atyou Spica Glitter Pen: 11 – Gold
  • Miscellaneous:  embellishment

There is only today left to enter this month’s masculine challenge. Tuesday, will bring a new challenge.  Do check out Lora’s store OCS for the latest arrivals.

siggyberkley

 

Mad Hatter

Hi All!

It’s time again for another Sunday post for OCS. The week has been busy; and to add to the
mix the males and not the grandsons have been rather exasperating, which makes
the Mad Hatter stamp from Kraftin Kimmie a perfect choice.

mad_hatter

Supplies used:

Don’t forget to enter this month’s Boys / Men challenge. Do check out Lora’s store One Crazy Stamper for some amazing deals and new products that are arriving daily.

See you next week.

siggyberkley

Boatyard

It’s time for another Sunday post for One Crazy Stamper. I have used the Backyard Background stamp from Art Impressions for the main focal point.

boatSupplies used:

There is still time to enter this month’s challenge which is masculine and while you are, check out the great sales that Lora has at One Crazy Stamper.

siggyberkley

Bart Goes Golfing

For today’s post for One Crazy Stamper, I’m using this cute Whimsy Stamp called Bart Goes Golfing.

bartSupplies used:

Don’t forget to enter this month’s Boy / Men challenge for One Crazy Stamper and check out the amazing goodies in the OCS store.

siggyberkley

April OCS Challenge – Masculine

It’s time for another challenge here at One Crazy Stamper. This month’s theme is “Masculine”

lighthouse

Supplies used:

You have the entire month of April to enter our challenge. Check out Lora’s store One Crazy Stamper for some amazing new products that are arriving daily.

siggyberkley

One Crazy Krafty HOP!!

Welcome to One Crazy Krafty HOP!!  Today Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps is combining forces with One Crazy Stamper to bring you an incredible blog hop filled with lots of krafty goodness!!
Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps is an online Canadian stamp company with whimsical stamps from several different artists, catering to cardmakers and scrapbookers with lots of different styles!  If you like to colour….you’ll love our images!!!  Check us out at our krafty SHOP!    Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps

One Crazy Stamper is a fantastic Canadian crafting store with an online site as well as a brick and mortar store located in Bolton, Ontario!  They carry all kinds of paper, embellishments, Copic markers and SO much more!!  Check them out here:  One Crazy Stamper

Our blog hop today features both Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps and crafting goodies from One Crazy Stamper with projects created by design team members from both teams!!  Be sure to hop around from blog to blog and leave a comment at each stop, because some lucky random commenters are going to win some krafty goodies!!!

I’m showing you this Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps called Snips and Snails stamp designed by Cheryl Alger.

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Supplies used:

Follow the list

 KKS Challenge blog

Jacilynn

Pam

Michelle

Kerry

Sue  → You are here

JeanneNEXT

Joni

Michele

Madge

Diana

Sharon

Angie

Lisa

Lora

Kimmie

**Please make sure to hop through the entire list of participants since we will be giving away some super cute Kraftin Kimmie Stamps to random commenters on the DT member’s blogs!  And be sure to become a follower of the OCS blog, we will be posting winners of the blog hop candy on the OCS blog,  Dec 4th!

siggyberkley

Gatefold Card and Variation Tutorial

For today’s post for One Crazy Stamper I have a Gatefold Card and Variation Tutorial.

Layered Poinsettia Gatefold

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Snowflake Gatefold Variation
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Supplies used for Layered Poinsettia

Supplies used for Snowflake

Steps:

1.  Using a 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ piece of cardstock, score at the 2 1/8″ and 6 3/8″ . Scor-Pal has these markings on it. I used red for the Poinsettia and a blue for the Snowflake

2.  Fold both ends in to meet in the center.

poinsettia_3

Layered Poinsettia

1. Cut 4 pieces of gold cardstock 1 7/8″ x 5 5/8″ and 1 piece of cardstock 4 x 5 5/8″. Also cut 4 pieces of Father Christmas Berries (BoBunny)1 3/4″ x 5 1/8″ and 1 piece of the same paper 3 13/16″ x 5″.

2. Using the X-Press It Double Sided Tape, the designer papers were adhered to the gold, which was adhered to the appropriate panels.

poinsettia_5

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3. Using the Spellbinders Layered Poinsettia, and paper that was hidden in my stash, the various layers were cut and embossed.

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4. The poinsettia was then assembled using glue dots and a brad. X-Press It Double Sided Tape was then added to one side of the poinsettia and adhered to the right side front panel.

5. The sentiment Snow Brackets (Stampendous) was stamped on a piece of X-Press It Blending Cardstock that has been cut and embossed with Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels Eighteen and adhered to the center inside panel of the card.

poinsettia_1

Create-a-Flake Three (Variation)

1. Cut 4 pieces of silver cardstock 1 7/8″ x 5 5/8″ and 1 piece of cardstock 4 x 5 5/8″. Also cut 4 pieces of Snowfall Blizzard (BoBunny) 1 3/4″ x 5 1/8″ and 1 piece of the same paper 3 13/16″ x 5″.

2. Using the X-Press It Double Sided Tape, the designer papers were adhered to the silver cardstock, which was then adhered to the appropriate panels.

3. Using the Spellbinders Shapeabilities Create-a-Snowflake Three and a sheet 12 x 12 Snowfall Drift (BoBunny)the various pieces were cut and embossed.  As the dies wouldn’t cut completely through, an extra piece of cardstock was used as a shin.

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4. The snowflake was assembled using Sticky Thumb Dimensionals.

5. A Tear Drop Circle was cut and embossed using a piece of Snowfall Drift (BoBuny) and the Spellbinders Nestabilities Tear Drop Circles.

6. The Snowflake was adhered to this circle which was then taped on one half and adhered to the right front panel.

7. Using the Spellbinders Shapeabilities Grommet Tags, a tag was cut and embossed. The Holiday Greetings sentiment from the Cardinal Holiday Mailbox (Heartfelt Creations) was stamped onto the tag which was then lightly inked with Polar Blue (Versa Colour) ink. X-Press It Double Sided Tape was added to the left side and the tag was adhered to the left front panel.

snowflake_card

8. The sentiment Snow Brackets (Stampendous) was stamped on a piece of X-Press It Blending Cardstock that has been cut and embossed with the Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels Eighteen and adhered to the center inside panel of the card.

snowflake_card_1

siggyberkley

Baking Elf

Hi all; it’s Sue here for another Sunday post for OCS.  All I can say is WOW!!! the team has really outdone themselves this week with these amazing cards. Way to go girls!!!

I have used the Baking Elf stamp from Kraftin’ Kimmie and the sentiment is from the Agnes stamp which is another Kraftin’ Kimmie.

baking_elf

Supplies used:

All supplies are available at OCS. There is still time to enter this month’s challenge which is Food/Drink for a chance to win a prize package from OCS.

OCS is having a GUEST DESIGN TEAM MEMBER CALL

OCS is a Canadian store and we’d love some Canadian gals guest design with us.

Guest Designers term is for 1 month. Available dates are Dec 2011-May2012

Requirements:
2 projects featuring products sold in the OCS store. One project must fit our monthly challenge theme.

Benefits:
You will enjoy a 25% discount at the One Crazy Stamper store.
OCS guest designer Blinkie for your blog

To apply email Jacilynn at jacijangy at yahoo dot com with 2 samples of your work and your blog address.

That’s all for now and I will be back next Sunday with a tutorial.

siggyberkley

November Theme — Food/Drink

This month’s theme for One Crazy Stamper is Food/Drink. I used the stamp called Agnes from Kraftin’ Kimmie.  I used the Spellbinders Edgeabilities Classic Ric Rac to create a border and a strip of DP from BoBunny – Sweet Tooth on the edge of the inside of the card.

agnes

Supplies used:

All supplies can be found at One Crazy Stamper.  Do enter the challenge for a chance to win a Whimsy Crissy Armstrong pack.

siggyberkley