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Friday, September 24, 2010

Instyle Stamps...Is Having a Girl's Night Out!


So grab your cutest boots, favorite purse and grab some friends! Because we're going out tonight!!

That's exactly what we feel like doing after seeing Leslie Ashe's fun Girl's Night Out card she made using the Instyle Stamp purse stamp!!


Designer Cheri Wenger offers a step by step tutorial for how to use the beautiful Japanese Lantern stamp...to perfectly finish off our fun Instyle Stamp week! 






Friend Good! Card
Designer: Leslie Ashe

Supplies:

Glue Arts: 3D Adhesive Combo Pack, Glue Glider Pro Perma Tac, Ribbon Adhesive, Extreme Micro Squares.
Cardstock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: October Afternoon, Jenni Bowlin Studio
Tag: Elle's Studio (friend)
Letters: Doodlebug Design
Buttons: Jenni Bowlin Studio
Flower: Making Memories
Die Cut: Creative Imaginations
Pen: Uniball Signo (silver), Zig Writer (silver)
Ribbon: American Crafts

Instructions:
1) Cut black cardstock 6x6 inches, fold & score
place circle die cut on patterned paper, cut out, glue on black cardstock.
2) Stamp on paper. Add dimension by using a pen to outline stamp.
3) Tie ribbon around "friend" tag. Place tag to the bottom right of card.
4) Put purse stamped image to the left.
5) Add "good" under using buttons as o's.
6) Add extra silver dots around the circle.
Forrest Golden Lantern Card
Designer: Cheri Wenger
Supplies:



Cardstock: Bo Bunny (Olivia Collection Nectar 12 x 12 reverse side CS); The Paper Co. (Ivory CS)
Paper: K&Co. (Jubilee Magenta Accents)
Adhesives: Glue Arts (Glue Glider™ Pro with High Tac Adhesive and mini adhesive squares)
Ribbon: Michaels' Home & More Classic Collection (gold metallic)
Markers/Inks: Tsukenikko (VersaMarker & VersaMark pad) - or clear pigment ink & embossing marker; Stampin’ Up!® (Gold Glory Embossing Powder)
Punches: Fiskars® (Effervescence)
Stamps: In Style Stamps (Lantern); verse: Stampin’ Up!® (Sincere Salutations)
Tools: Stampin’ Up! (Heat Embossing Tool and Embossing Buddy)
Brads: Stampin’ Up! (Fire Square Brads)
Scissors & cutting knife with mat
scrap paper (for applying glue to cut patterned pieces)


Instructions: 

1. Trim and fold ivory Cardstock (CS) to 5.5" x 4.25".
2. Trim burgandy PP to 4" x 5.25" and attach to card using high tac adhesive.
3. Rub embossing buddy over burgandy PP and stamp one lantern slightly down on sheet in VersaMark ink and add line on top using VersaMarker. Stamp second lantern next to it. Apply gold embossing powder, heat set and trim around both lanterns using pointy scissors or a cutting knife with mat. (You can use multiple patterned papers for a more colorful card).

4. Trim Ivory patterned CS to 3.75" x 4.75". Punch right edge with border punch.
5. Wrap 13" piece of gold ribbon around right side of panel. Apply high tac adhesive to back side with Glue Glider™ Pro and attach to card front. Leave ribbons loose for now.



6. Use scrap paper to place lanterns face down. Hold and careful run Pro over top to apply high tac adhesive to back side. Position on top card layer.


7. Rub embossing buddy over cardstock, stamp with VersaMark ink, and heat emboss verse in gold.
8. Roll and loop ribbons as shown and tac in place usisng mini adhesive squares.
Open card and lie flat. Make small slit through ribbon where you want to insert the brads. Fasten in back and trim ends of ribbon.








Forrest Get Well Card 
Designer: Cheri Wenger


Supplies for 
Cardstock: Win Papers (tangerine); Core'dinations (ivory); Bazzill Basics (Blue);
Cosmo Cricket (Earth Love)
Adhesives: Glue Ars (Glue Glider™ Pro with High Tac Adhesive*)
*Note: You can create dimension by using raise n's or dbl. sided foam adhesive from Glue Arts 3D adhesive pack to raise up patterned pieces!
Ribbon: Spool o'Ribbon (Brown)
Markers/Inks: Stampin’ Up!® (Chocoloate Chip/Green Galore) - or brown & green marker of choice
Punches: Stampin’ Up!® (Scallop Trim Border)
Stamps: In Style Stamps (Framed Bird); verse: Stampin’ Up!® (Sincere Salutations)
Scissors or cutting knife with mat
scrap paper (for applying glue to cut patterned pieces)

Instructions: 
1. Trim and fold tangerine Cardstock (CS) from 11" x 4.25" to 5.5" x 4.25".
2. Trim the scattered flower Patterned Paper (PP) to 2.5" x 4" and Brown PP to 2.75" x 4"
3. Punch border strip from Ivory CS and trim to 4" length. Attach to right edge of brown PP with Glue Glider™ Pro. Attach patterned papers onto card front.
4. Stamp Get Well Verse onto Ivory CS and layer as shown with solid and PP.
Tip: To adhere small paper pieces, use scrap paper and roll high tack adhesive onto back side. Fold over or toss away scrap paper to avoid getting it on project.
Set this aside for now.
5. Stamp Framed Bird stamp in brown ink onto Patterned Papers of choice. 
6. Trim around outer frame of blue CS and color hill in green and lines in brown. 
7. Cut around stamping on PP sheets and attach pieces with high tac adhesive.
*Note: You can create dimension by using raise n's or dbl. sided foam adhesive from Glue Arts 3D adhesive pack to raise up patterned pieces! 
8. Tie bow around left side using brown ribbon to complete the card.




So how did you enjoy this week of Glue Arts and Instyle Stamps? We'd love to hear your thoughts and comments! And today is the final day to leave a comment to enter to win our Prize Package!!


We're giving away a Glue Glider Pro, refill of your choice, some of our new Extreme Adhesive and Black and Orange Car Accents just in time for Halloween!!


We'll announce the winner on Monday so be sure to take a moment to post a comment because we know YOU want to win!!

72 comments:

  1. Would love to win a glue glider pro... thanks for the chance to win!!!

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  2. The cards are amaZING and so inspiring. The girls night out cards are perfect for me today...why?...It's my birthday! Thanks for a chance at this sweet givaway.

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  3. love those gorgeous kraft cards!!!! Thank you for a week full of fab projects!

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  4. there is always beautiful projects in this blog. Someday I may be that good. Would love a pro glider

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  5. Love the Girls night out card!! I was just envited to go to a drag queen show!! Hahaha!! Thanks for the chance to win!!

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  6. LOVE the girls night out theme! Way to go, In Style and Glue Arts!

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  7. Thanks for the best fun week of great projects! Was at a stamp camp last night and 5 out of 8 of us were using our Glue Glider Pro!

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  8. Some really fun cards, and always appreciate the tutorials.

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  9. I want to win, I want to win! I love the girls night out card...how fun!

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  10. OH that phone number on the back of the card is hysterical...Now I will be singing that song all day...lol.

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  11. Some more stinkin cute cards! Thanks for a chance to win!

    -Kristin

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  12. It's been a fun week; lots of inspiration. I particularly like that envelope for the invitation. I'm thinking that those lanterns would be fun in lots of decorating projects.

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  13. It has been a fun week to be a part of it all!! Thanks for the inspiration and the chance!

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  14. Love the lantern card and the Get Well card!! The lantern one is so elegant.

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  15. Not only am I SO inspird by all the gorgeous projects but I'm excited about the chance to win such a generous prize pack.. thanks for the fun!

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  16. I love all the cards - thanks for sharing and thanks for the chance to win a nice prize package!

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  17. What a fun week. Absolutely gorgeous cards. TFS and the great giveaway.

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  18. What a fantastic set of cards today! Just love the detail on the first one!! FUN!! Thanks for sharing so many fabulous projects this week:) And thanks for the chance to win this amazing prize package;) LOVE it!

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  19. Love all of the cards! It's been a FUN week!!!! Thanks!

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  20. Another beautiful set of cards today, I only found your blog this week and I am so glad I did you have given me so much inspiration in such a short time. Thanks for the chance to win.
    Kim xXx

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  21. Happy Birthday, Stampin' Cathy! Thanks for the great feedback and keep coming back for more inspiration from our design team! -- Cheri Wenger

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  22. So many fun cards! Endless inspiration!

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  23. Love those boots. But, I would love to have the glue glider pro with lots of refills. I so need to try it. I use so much adhesive....

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  24. I just love those cards and stamps, they're awesome! Would love the glue glider too!! lol

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  25. I would LOVE, LOVE, LOVE to win one of these...I've been on the fence for a while now and this would make my decision easy!!

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  26. There you go teasing me with those boots again.... I can see them made into a cute pair of earrings too. I did enjoy seeing the cards and stamps and everything .

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  27. Thank you for a week full of great projects and tutorials!

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  28. Wow today's cards are wonderful. Thanks for the instructions.

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  29. this looks fabulous. thanks for the chance to win.

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  30. I had never heard of Glue Arts til just recently and now I find a cool line of stamps too??? Wonderful!!!! love the project and thanks for the step by step. Great giveaway, I'd really like to have a chance to try the gun!

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  31. I love it all!! The stamps were adorable. It has been a great week for you all!!

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  32. Such fun cards! Love the stamps and the paper they chose!!! :-)

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  33. Everything shown is fantastic!!! What great talent!! Thanks for the chance to win your yummy goodies!!

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  34. It has been a fun week. I think I only missed one day, of commenting on all the great projects. However, I did get to see them all. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  35. omgosh!!!! Those boots are to die for!!!! LOL...love your cards!

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  36. What a great week of cards...such talented designers. Thanks for offering a fantastic prize package.

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  37. Love these and Leslie did a Super Awesome Job...I am so ready for a Girls Night Out!!!

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  38. This was a great week, and thank you for posting all the instructions - I'm hoping for some scrappy time this weekend to try some of them out!

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  39. The InStyle Boot stamp is so cute! A shopping we will go!

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  40. I love the stamp! I would really love to win!

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  41. That boot stamp is too cute!! Thanks for the chance to win!!

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  42. I love the glue glider pro, thanks for the fun week.

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  43. What a great week! Love the boots, the lanterns and just everything! Good work by all!

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  44. The boots are super cute! Thanks for the chance.

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  45. It's been a really fun week, thanks for all the great inspiration.

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  46. Those were sooo adorable.. really cute.. and those boots.
    Thank you for the chance to win.

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  47. You guys are awesome! Love the cute designs. I would be thrilled to win a glue gun...could really use it with all the crafts I do. Thanks! Nancy Peterson

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  48. This has been a fun week with Glue Arts and Instyle Stamps. I got a lot of inspiration to make some projects myself. Thanks for a great week of prize giveaways.

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  49. I've got the urge to break out my Cosmo Cricket again!! These are great!

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  50. i love love love the purse envelope. so unique and creatively done.

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  51. Awesome projects, so creative! Lots of great stuff this week, thanks for the inspiration!

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  52. wowo!i love those boot stamps!! so cute! awesome cards too!! jen t.

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  53. I have enjoyed this week so much, I love to scraplift and ya'll putting all the instructions on here is like heaven for me!

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  54. Love the stamps and the adorable cards. Would love to win your glue glider pro.

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  55. Have enjoyed viewing all the cards this week. Such creative talent!!
    Hazel

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  56. I am not much of a card maker or stamper but it is nice to see the different designs! Definitely a glue arts fan and trying to pass your name to others that scrapbook! Adhesives are very important in the scrapbooking world!

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  57. Cute projects! Talented ladies. Love those stamps.

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  58. Love the stamps, and it would be SO nice to have the glue glider pro, along with the stamps there on the ready when inspiration hits.

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  59. I would love to win the Glue Glider pro....love to try some of the other products too! Thank you!
    happiqueen at aol dot com

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  60. I enjoyed the week of cards and learning about Instyle.

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  61. I love my GLUE GLIDER!!! You guys ROCK!!!! Thanks for hosting this great giveaway!!!

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  62. It was yet another fun week. Lot of inspiration from the both design teams. Thank you!!! for making it so much fun.
    syeda
    syeda_lubabah@hotmail.com

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  63. Fun projects! It's been great checking them out all week!
    DeniseB

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  64. I have loved seeing all the cards this week it has been a true inspiration - I love the rsvp envelope too.

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  65. pick me!!!!so cute!!!

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  66. pick me!!! i want that so badly!!! it is #1 on my birthday wishlist and my birthday is October 25th!!! that would be the best present ever!!! please consider! :) (fingers crossed)

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  67. I would love to win a Glue Glider Pro, the NEW Fabric Bond Cartridge AND our Ribbon Adhesive?

    Thanks,
    Dana
    ScrappinMomOf4@hotmail.com
    CMDana@hotmail.com

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