Monday Mystery Stamping – 12/5

Here are the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. We started with a half sheet of card stock, 4-1/4″ x 11″, scored at 5-1/2″. Then cut off the top half of the front of the card. Add the strip on the bottom, open up the card and place 3 pieces of coordinating DSP at the top of the white or vanilla insert. Add a sentiment and die cuts or stamped embellishments and your easy card is done!!!

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 11/28

Here are the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. We started with a half sheet of card stock, 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″”, scored at 4-1/4″. Then added a layer of coordinating cardstock and a layer of DSP. The DSP we cut off the bottom right corner at 2″ up and 2″ over from the corner. Flipped it over and added a ribbon to cover the seam. Add a sentiment and die cuts or stamped embellishments and your easy card is done!!!

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 11/14

Here are the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. We started with a half sheet of card stock, 4-1/4″ x 11″, scored at 5-1/2″. On the front panel, at the bottom, make a mark 1-1/4″ in from the fold. Score from that mark at the bottom edge to the top right corner of the card front. Fold it back toward the card fold. Add the 4″ square of cardstock and the 3-3/4″ square for your stamping to the front. Add the 1″ strip of vertical DSP on the front. Open the card, add the colored cardstock 4 x 5-1/4″ and the white or vanilla 3-3/4″ x 5″ piece. NOTE: your design and greeting inside is vertical!! Add the other piece of horizontal DSP above the center fold and tie a piece of twine twice around the card over the DSP.

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 10/24

Here are a few of the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. We started with a full sheet of card stock, 8-1/2″ x 11″. Then we picked some stamps and ink and started to cover the sheet, kind of along the vertical center and horizontal center. I have pictures below of the full sheet I stamped and then the 4 cards created from it. When I get the cards finished, I will post those.

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 10/3

Here are a few of the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. We started with a card base of 4-1/4 x 5-1/2, added a 5-1/4 x 12 piece of DSP, double-sided, scores at 2, 4, 8, an 10, cut the top corners off, glued them to the bottom and all you need to do is decorate!

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 9/26

Here are a few of the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. All you need are some scraps! Below I added close up pictures of my cards.

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Card #1: 

–   1 base @ 5-1/2 x 8-1/2  Score long side @ 4-1/4 

–   1 coordinating Card Stock @ 4 x 5-1/4 

–   1 White/Vanilla CS @ 3-3/4 x 5 

–   3 strips of coordinating Designer Series Paper @ 1/2 x 2-1/2

–   3 strips of coordinating DSP @ 1/2 x 4 

  • I used a few more strips and a little longer

–   stamps, die cuts, embellishments 

Card #2: 

–   1 base @ 5-1/2 x 8-1/2  Score long side @ 4-1/4 

–   1 rectangle with edging @ 4 x 5-1/4  OR no edging @ 3-1/2 x 4-3/4 (I am using a die cut from the Contours Dies)

–   4 strips of coordinating DSP @ 1 x 3-1/4 High

–   stamps, die cuts, embellishments

Card #3: 

–   1 base @ 5-1/2 x 8-1/2  Score long side @ 4-1/4 

–   1 coordinating CS @ 2-1/4 x 5 

–   1 coordinating CS @ 2-1/4 x 4 

–   1 DSP @ 2 x 3-3/4 Tall 

–   1 DSP @ 2 x 4-3/4 Tall 

–   Layered Circles for a die cut or embellishments … or I used rectangles for my sentiment

Card #4: 

–   1 base @ 5-1/2 x 8-1/2  Score long side @ 4-1/4 

–   6 1-1/4 squares of DSP

Monday Mystery Stamping – 9/12

Here are the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. There are SO many wonderful possibilities with this card! Use 3 DSP patterns or a scenic DSP on this card, some stamps or die cuts and it is done! It is called a theater card.

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 8/29

Here are the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. There are SO many wonderful possibilities with this card! Use 2 of the same or different DSP patterns on this card, some stamps or die cuts and it is done!

Vertical/Portrait Card

Colored Card Stock A (CS):    
–   1 piece 5 1/2 x 6 1/2
–   1 piece 3 1/2 x 3 1/4
–   1 scrap for layering the sentiment piece, largish die from Stitched SO Sweetly die set

Colored Card Stock B or white/vanilla/black (CS):  this is a layer under the DSP pieces, it can be a color complimentary to the base and DSP or white, vanilla or black  
–   1 piece 5 3/8 x 2 1/8
–   1 piece 3 1/8 x 2 5/8

Designer Series Paper (DSP):  can be same or 2 different designs, does not need to be double-sided, both are visible on the front of the card  
–   1 piece 2 wide x 5-1/4 tall 
–   1 piece 2-1/2 wide x 3 tall

White/Vanilla Card Stock:    
–   1 piece 4 x 5-1/4
–   1 scrap for cutting the sentiment piece, largish die from Stitched SO Sweetly die set, this is the focal piece of the card

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.

Monday Mystery Stamping – 8/1

Here are the cards we made Monday night during our Mystery Stamping Zoom. There are SO many wonderful possibilities with this card! Use 3 or more different DSP patterns on this card, some stamps or die cuts and it is done!

Card Stock:
1 piece 5-1/2 x 8<—  Scored long side at 2 & 6   –  Turn 90 degrees to the short side; put in cutter at 1-1/4; CUT between score marks  –  Repeat for other side 

Designer Series Paper (DSP): can be same or 2 different designs, does not need to be double-sided  
 1 piece 3-1/2 wide x 5-1/4 tall 
 1 piece 3-1/2 wide x 4-3/4 tall

White/Vanilla Card Stock:  
–   2 pieces 1-3/4 x 5-1/4 

Die Cuts, Stamped images, etc.  These will be in the center of the front of the card.

If you would like to join us, please contact me and provide an email address. I will send out the Mystery Stamping Clues ahead of time with the Zoom invitation. We meet at 7:30 Central Time for about 40 minutes.