Daily Archives: July 11, 2011

PSA Essentials + Helmar USA! $250 prize!!!

PSA Essentials + Helmar USA Week – 7/11 – 7/15!

All week long PSA Essentials will share great ideas and projects featuring PSA Essentials and Helmar USA products.  Comment each day and at the end, we will choose 1 lucky winner to receive a prize package from Helmar and PSA Essentials, valued at over $250!

Go to the PSA Stamp Camp blog to enter and see all the great projects!

Check out the You Tube Video Contest.  Details are all here:  https://www.psaessentials.com/customdesigns.htm

Here is a card I made using PSA Essentials stamps ( Hello Kitty Summer Fun) and Helmar USA adhesives (Zapdots, Professional Acid Free Glue, Sparkle Mod Podge).

Spotty Lady Bug

This week’s Outline Rubber Stamps challenge is:


Come and play with us! Each week some lucky player will win a $25 Gift Certificate from the Outline Rubber Stamps store!

See all the details on the Outlines Blog!

I chose: C-1176 Spot, AA-867 Tiny To a Great Friend, and I-552 Small Dot Backgroundfor my card today.I added Ultra Fine Black Flower Soft to the spots and Ultra Fine Sage Flower Soft to the grassy area.


Check out what the other girls made!
Jenny Gropp
Kecia Waters
Lisa Silver
Robin Kirkpatrick
Sandy Hulsart
Sue Kment

Stamps: Outlines Rubber Stamps (C-1176 Spot, AA-867 Tiny To a Great Friend, and I-552 Small Dot Background )
Cardstock – www.DiscountCardstock.com (Classic Red Prismatics, Black Twill, Neenah Classic Crest)
Trim: Baker’s Twine (The Twinery)
Die cuts: Sizzix eclips, 656856 Sizzix eclips Cartridge – Albums, Bags & Boxes
Other: ShinHan Touch markers ( 11 Carmine, 2 Old Red, 48 Yellow Green), Ultra Fine Black Flower Soft, Ultra Fine Sage Flower Soft

Wrapped Twine Background

Here’s a short tutorial on how to make an easy twine background.


Ribbon and twine: Really Reasonable Ribbon ( Baker’s Twine Aqua and Licorice, July Ribbon Club)
Stamps: Impression Obsession (D2425 Boat Cupcake)
Cardstock: Discount Cardstock (Laid White)
Die Cuts: Sizzix eclips (Basic Shapes cartridge)
Other: markers, white gel pen, Diamond Stickles, tacky tape