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Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Radiant Neon Blog Hop With Stampendous

Stampendous and Imagine Crafts Header Welcome to a week of fantastic collaboration between IMAGINE Crafts and Stampendous! We have to admit that our two companies were made for each other and we're proud to have shared a long relationship of working together.  After all, what are stamps with out ink?  The projects created by our artists this week feature IMAGINE Crafts Radiant Neon™ inks paired perfectly with coordinating colors of Fran•táge Color Fragments from Stampendous, along with some of their newest stamp designs and Stack Art kits. STM Imagine Crafts Prize Package You can win 3 of the brand new Radiant Neon™ ink pads and 3 jars of our Color Fragments! We'll give away three prize packages (color is our choice) to U.S. Mailing addresses. You have until the end of Sunday, May 25 to comment on as many of the Design Team Blog Posts from this week as possible. Monday we'll draw three random blog posts and one comment from each of those posts will win a prize package!
Here are the designers with some inspiration for you today. Be sure to leave them some appreciation when posting your comments on their posts.

Allie Gower

Rhea Weigand

Savannah O'Gwynn

Debbie Gaetz

Suzanne Czosek 

If you're just joining us, here are the links for MONDAY and TUESDAY's posts.
***Blog Hop Hint – if you click on a link that takes you to a page saying something like, “Sorry this page cannot be found,” just click on the header at the top of the blog (usually a picture, or the blog’s name), and it will take you to that blog’s most recent post. That post *should* be our hop. If not, you can probably scroll down a short way to find the hop post.


Directions:
1. Peel backing off of the bird, wing and tag from the Stamp Art Kraftboard Regal Bird Kit and tag to reveal the sticky side. 

2. Sprinkle Sea Green Ultra fine glitter from the Stamp Art Elements Kit 70's 5 Jar Kit on the tag and bird wing and burnish glitter in with your finger. Brush of and excess glitter. 

3. Put a little bit of Frantage Hot Blue Fragments in the palm of your hand and crush it with your finger.  Apply it to the stick side of the bird and burnish .

4. Peel the backing off an oval from the Stamp Art Kraftboard Regal Bird Kit and attach a printed greeting to it.  Using a sponge dauber apply some Radiant Neon; Electric Blue and Electric Yellow ink over the greeting.

5. On a 2-1/2" by 3-1/2" piece of cardstock stamp an image from the  Stack Art Stamps Regal Bird Kit
with Versafine Onyx Black in and emboss with Versafine Onyx Black and emboss with Imagine Crafts Clear Embossing powder.  Mat panel over a 2-3/4" by 3-3/4" black piece of cardstock.

6. Stamp an image from Mixed Media Cling Rubber Musical Motif on a 4" by 5-1/4" piece of cardstock with  Versafine Onyx Black and Emboss with Imagine Crafts.  Clear embossing Powder.  Using sponge daubers ink with Radiant Neon Electric Yellow and Green, blending where the colors meet.  Mat on a piece of 4-1/8" by 5-3/8" black card stock.

7. Assemble card, adding a strip of lace and 1/8" black ribbon.  Pop the tag panel, tag and the bird tail up with pop dots. Add a rhinestone to the bird for an eye and a black satin bow.

 Thanks for stopping by and have a fantastic day!
Ellen

Supplies:
Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko Products Used~
Radiant Neon: Electric Blue, Electric Yellow; Versafine Onyx Black, Sponge Daubers, Clear Embossing Powder,

Stampendous! Products Used~
Frantage Hot Blue FragmentsStack Art Stamps Regal Bird Kit, Stamp Art Kraftboard Regal Bird Kit, Mixed Media Cling Rubber Musical Motif,
Stamp Art Elements Kit 70's 5 Jar Kit.


Other Products Used~
Pop Dots, Ribbon, Lace, and a Rhinestone

47 comments:

  1. Great ideas and color, thank you

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  2. Love the card.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

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  3. Great card. I love the background.

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  4. The colors are so beautifully blended and the sparkle is the icing.

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  5. Lots of pretty glitter and a beautiful background. Of course, I love the bird....always love birds. :-) Awesome creation, Ellen.

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  6. Beautiful! Gorgeous colors and I love how you used the fragments on the bird!

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  7. Great card and I'm loving the neon colors. Love the way you colored the bird too.

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  8. Love the colors and also something abt the musical background!

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  9. Love the colors on yoour card!!

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  10. Your card is so striking! It just pops. Love all the elements that you used on it. Thanks for sharing with us your ideas.

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  11. Absolutely delightful card - love the theme

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  12. Absolutely gorgeous!!! Love the pop of blue on the bird!!!

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  13. Gorgeous card! Love the colors!

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  14. Oh, how pretty! Love the little birdie!

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  15. Lovely card with just enough shine! Love the bird and the sentiment, too!

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  16. Your tag is just lovely. Birds are one of my favorite subjects, and I love how you put all of the elements together. The glittered background is awesome, and the colors are so pretty together. TFS

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  17. LOVE this!! I love how you have made the Radiant Neon ink a little less "Neon" yet it is still vibrant and beautiful! TFS!

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  18. What a beautiful card. Love the kits, everything you need all ready for you to create. Good job.

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  19. Beautiful colors and just loving that great sparkle!

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  20. Love this card - the layout and the color blending is fantastic.

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  21. This is gorgeous Ellen. I love the design, wonderful colours and beautiful sparkle too.
    hugs Sue xx

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  22. This is a gorgeous card Ellen, I love your papers and fabulous sparkle.
    Pauline
    x

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  23. Love your card, Ellen! Always love seeing our Stack Art incorporated into other projects. Thanks so much for sharing your sunny Spring greeting with us and for showcasing our products!

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  24. Thanks for a chance to win! Great giveaway!

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  25. Lovely card, the musical score background is a perfect choice for this sweet bird. TFS

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  26. Love the colours you've used. Thanks for sharing.

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  27. Beautiful card, love the sparkles. Great inks and color fragments.
    Sue
    http://suek86401.blogspot.com/

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  28. lovely card, great presentation of the fine products

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  29. So sweet. Love your background paper and colors. TFS

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  30. This is the one that first caught my eye! Love the music and your fun colors!

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  31. Lovely card! The background is awesome.

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  32. Great card... Thanks for the instructions.

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  33. Beautiful card! I love the layering and bird.

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  34. oh, i really think this is a stunning work of art!! i love the greens and the sheet music behind everything!

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  35. Very cute card! I love the music notes!

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  36. Pretty....love all the textures!!

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  37. So pretty - love the bird.
    isoscia at aol dot com

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  38. this card is awesome...love the bird and design!

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  39. Gorgeous card! Thanks for playing along with us our team this week.

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  40. I love your card! It's glitters and is so beautiful! Thanks for sharing it for today's hop!

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  41. I love the colors, the glitter and the bird!!

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