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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Stampaganza! "Draw" with Stamps.

I can't draw well, and that always bothered me because I wanted to so badly.
Imagine my pure excitement when I discovered that STAMPS could do that for me?!
I don't have to worry about proportion, facial features, shadowing...
A few of my favorites
July is Stampaganza at Close To My Heart which means FRUGAL crafters Unite!
 Buy 2 Stamp Sets and get the 3rd Free.  This promotion only happens once 
in a great while so I am promoting it on all my sites.

Cardmakers, DayPlanner Girls, Scrapbookers, Mixed Media Artists... 
There is something for everyone.  And, CTMH has taken some sets out of Retirement and put them back to work. The Monthly Word Puzzles and 15 more sets to boot.
Check out all the Stamp Sets Here: My Shopping Site

Cardmaker (I use all inks depending on technique)
All stamp sets on  My Shopping Site are included. Some are as low as $2.95!
The lowest price stamps will be Free so be sure to Strategize.

Mixed Media (I use our Pigment, StazOn or Archival Inks)
Possibilities with Stamps: Color with Markers, Watercolor Images with Paints or Inks, Emboss them, Paper Piece them, Layer and Pop, Stamp on Pictures, 
Glass and Coasters with StazOn...

Scrapbooker (I use Archival or our Dye Based Inks)
DayPlanners (I use Archival or Memento Ink)
#MakersGonnaMake #PlannersGonnaPlan #WhoTellsYourStory #SnailMail #MessyHands
Art Technique in first picture is: Acrylic Paint Wash on matte, Stamp Images in Color with CTMH Pigment Inks, Stamp Black Image with Memento Ink. Heat set all ink in between each step. Wrap black thread around matte and secure with scotch tape. Adhere matte to card base and add a few gems. Snail mail is loved by all!