Janette Kausen

Creative Bliss

Janette Kausen

Creative Bliss

Simon Says Stamp STAMPtember Blog Party

by | Sep 2, 2019 | Blog, Ink Blending, Simon Says Stamp, Sympathy

Hello and welcome to the Simon Says Stamp STAMPtember Super-Special Party! STAMPtember is a month long celebration over at Simon where they celebrate with their own release, as well as special collaborations with other populars in the industry. The Simon branded STAMPtember release will restock if/when it sells out, but the special collaborations do not! If you see something you have to have best just hop to it! 

As you bebop through the STAMPtember Party HERE, be sure to collect the codes on the Simon graphics. Think of it as a scavenger hunt. You might find free with purchase stamp sets, dies, and a load of other goodness. Only one code valid per purchase. Order today, and maybe again tomorrow because they expire on 9/3. The odds of “needing” to make more than one purchase this month is HIGH! Look forward to more fun from Simon all month long!

New Release Favorites

Simon Says Stamps and Dies SKETCHED...
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Simon Says Stamps and Dies FALL...
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Simon Says Clear Stamps MEOWY CATMAS...
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Simon Says Stamp EUCALYPTUS LEAVES...
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Simon Says Stamp THINKING OF YOU...
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Simon Says Stamp THANK YOU SWIRL...
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Simon Says Clear Stamps FLORAL HEART...
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Simon Says Cling Stamp FLORA...
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Simon Says Clear Stamps SENDING...
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Sympathy cards are never easy to make, but the Sending Sympathy stamp set surely helps with its heartfelt, but not overly gushy or boring, sentiments. A few simple botanical prints are perfect to stamp in black, emboss in white, or stamp in color.

Create this simple card by ink blending a roughy 2″ x 2″ piece of Dove White cardstock with Hero Arts inks in Rose Madder, Fresh Peach, and Orchid. Die cut Infinity Heart in lower right corner of an A2 Dove White panel (yes, I love Hero’s Dove White. It is rare that I use any other white cardstock, unless I am watercoloring!). 

Stamp larger sentiment and botanical prints in Intensi-fied Black ink. For a subtle effect, stamp smaller sentiment in White Dye ink onto Pitch Black cardstock. Hold the open heart area over the blended panel for an idea of where to stamp each leaf set. Continue to build and fill in the design using the open heart as a guide.  Pop up die cut heart panel over blended square and then onto a folded card base. Pop small sentiment strip in place to complete.

Find a full project supply list HERE.

Thank you for stopping by today. You can head to Simon HERE to find more of their awesome release! May your week be blessed with ample time for you!

xo, Janette

Project Supplies

I’ll always do my best to link you to shops with products in stock. As you know, inventory levels are always fluctuating and therefore may not be available. Please use the retailer notification buttons to let them know you want more!

Simon Says Clear Stamps SENDING...
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Hero Arts Nesting HEART DIES DI334
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Hero Arts Hybrid Bold Ink Pad ROSE...
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Hero Arts Shadow Ink Pad FRESH PEACH...
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Hero Arts Hybrid Ink Pad ORCHID AF337
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Hero Arts DYE Ink Pad WHITE AF136
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Hero Arts Ink Pad INTENS-IFIED BLACK...
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The Stamp Market 3 PACK BLENDING...
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Picket Fence Studios LIFE CHANGING...
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Picket Fence Studios LIFE CHANGING...
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Picket Fence Studios LIFE CHANGING...
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Hero Arts Hues Premium Cardstock Pack...
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Hero Arts Hues Premium Cardstock Pack...
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Hero Arts Hues DOVE WHITE Top Folding...
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Hero Arts Hues DOVE WHITE ENVELOPES...
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Hero Arts PRECISION GLUE GW101
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3M Scotch DOUBLE-SIDED FOAM TAPE...
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